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The first visitor centre in France about offshore wind energy

Discover all you need to know about the technological, economic and environmental aspects of wind turbines and offshore wind farms.

Interactive and hands-on devices make for a very lively experience, designed for children and adults alike.

Did you know…

… that Saint-Nazaire and the Western Loire Region are pioneers in the development of offshore wind energy ? This is where huge elements for wind turbines are being built, and this is where France’s first offshore wind farm will produce electricity, as from 2022.


Admission 6 € (full price), 3€ children aged 4 to 17

Pass Nantes card-holders : free access, and reduced price for the Ecomusée and the submarine l'Espadon.
Self-guided tour of about 45 minutes


Ecluse fortifiée du port de Saint-Nazaire
Avenue de la forme écluse
44400 Saint-Nazaire
Situated in the fortified lock in the harbour of Saint-Nazaire, under the same roof as the submarine Espadon
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