The Oriental Park of Maulévrier is the biggest Japanese Park in Europe. You will be surprised by its extraordinary architectural and botanical ambiance, its history, its symbolism, and by certain Japanese style trimmed trees. The park can also be visited at night. Musical and poetic promenades in the spirit of the nocturnal visits of the Japanese gardens, are proposed from May to September.
Created in : Début du XXème Siècle
Surface : 29 hectares
- Opening 2020 :
Reopening of The Oriental Park of Maulévrier this Wednesday, May 20, on the Ascension Bridge.
From 1/07 to 31/08, daily from 10:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
From 1/05 to 30/06 and from 1/09 to 30/09: Monday to Friday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturdays from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Sundays and public holidays from 10.30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
From 15/03 to 30/04 and 1/10 to 15/11: Tuesday to Saturday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. (open on Monday during school holidays). Sundays and holidays from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Unguided or guided tours for groups by appointment.
- Visits :
Guided visits with previous booking , Duration of a guided visit : 1h30, Minimal number of persons for a guided visit : 20 .
Access adapted for disabled persons.
Entertainment: from 1/2 day to week for school children from nursery school to vocational schools.
Permanent bonsai exhibition, boutique.
Adult courses: Bonsai, Ikebana, Kyudo.
- Charges :
Full rate : 7.50 €
Student rate, 12/18 years old, disabled person: 6.50 €
Other prices on the park's website.
- Services :
Shop, Public lavatory, Tree nursery, Tearoom, Fastfood-Restaurant, Wheelchairs at your disposal, Pedagogical presentations, Lawns for sunbathing, Dog admitted if kept on a lead, Carpark arranged.
- Access :
GPS (Lat x Long) : 47.007548000, -0.748385000