We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Le Musee de l'Ardoise

32 Chemin de la Maraichere, 49800 Trelaze, Angers, France
+33 2 41 69 04 71
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
A great taste of regional history

Le Musée d'Ardoise is fascinating. This area of France was rich in slate (ardoise) - so much so... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2014
Slow_food_for_me
,
Maui
Local industry explained.

Trélazé was the major producer of slate in this area and is pretty much the source of the roof... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2012
David F
,
Vauchrétien, France
Read all 48 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
15 Jul 2014
“A great taste of regional history”
16 Jun 2012
“Local industry explained.”
LOCATION
32 Chemin de la Maraichere, 49800 Trelaze, Angers, France
CONTACT
Website
+33 2 41 69 04 71
Write a ReviewReviews (48)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Le Musée d'Ardoise is fascinating. This area of France was rich in slate (ardoise) - so much so that there was once was a law that roofs had to be made of slate. This museum shows you how workers/craftsmen used to change raw slabs of...More

Thank Slow_food_for_me
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 16 June 2012

Trélazé was the major producer of slate in this area and is pretty much the source of the roof tiles for most of the Châteaux of the Loire, and with the white Tufa stone, gives Anjou its traditional black and white architecture. This museum is...More

Thank David F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Trelaze Hotels
Hotel de Loire
70 reviews
1.47 km away
Hotel Bagatelle
9 reviews
1.80 km away
Premiere Classe Angers Sud - Les Ponts De Ce
184 reviews
1.87 km away
Kyriad Angers Sud - Les Ponts De Ce
193 reviews
1.94 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Hotel de Loire - Restaurant Les Bateliers
90 reviews
1.47 km away
Restaurant le Buisson
86 reviews
.72 km away
American Snack Coffee
51 reviews
1.27 km away
Le P'tit Bouchon
8 reviews
.69 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cineville
20 reviews
1.77 km away
Chateau de Pignerolle
36 reviews
2.15 km away
Angers Plongee Apnee
15 reviews
2.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Le Musee de l'Ardoise staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit