Rochemenier situé à l'ouest de la France Located in Western France, between the Loire valley and the Atlantic coast, the cave dwelling village museum of Rochemenier invites you to discover an underground world.


In the heart of Rochemenier, visit a part of the village, the museum opened since 1967.

On 1 hectare, discover two ancient troglodytic farms with their rooms and dependencies.

A unique underground lifestyle in the Loire valley!

The underground chapel dug out in the 13th century to the latest modernized caves, stroll through this unique housing environment.



Awarded by the Michelin guide

First star from the 2016 Michelin green guide "Pays de la Loire".

The museum of the troglodytic village of Rochemenier obtains its first star. Since the opening of the museum in 1967, the efforts of layouts and development of these unique heritage in France and in Loire Valley. Almost 50 years that the municipal site welcomes visitors from all countries. An award which encourages us to do better again!

Thanks to all!

Do the visit in 17 languages!

A document for your visit is proposed for free at your arrival in the following languages; click on the flag to upload yours:

Offer the Annual Pass!

Gift for any opportunity: the Annual Pass!

Access without limit to the museum during 12 months from the purchasing day.

Reduced price applies to people visiting along with the Annual Pass owner.

Exclusively available at the ticket office of the museum.