Discover the Grande Saline

Opening time - Guided tours 2023

  • January, February, March, November, December : the salt museum is opened every day from 10:00 am to 12:00 am and from 2:00 pm to 5:30 pm

           Guided tours in French every day at 10:30 am - 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

  • April, May, June, September, October : the salt museum is opened every day from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm.

            Guided tours in French every day at 10am - 11am - 12am - 2:30pm - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

  • July, August : the salt museum is opened every day from 9:30 am to 7:00 pm.

            Guided tours in French every day at 10am - 10:30 am - 11:00 am - 11:30 am - 12:00 am - 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm. We also offer two tours in foreign languages :

  • 12:30 : English tour
  • 13:00 : German tour


The Grande Saline opens half an hour before the first guided tour and closes half an hour after the last guided tour.

The Grande Saline is closed on the 25th December, the 1st January and three weeks after the Christmas Holidays.


Guided tours in English

Out of July and August (where we are offering tours in foreign languages), you can download the English tour and follow the French guided tour. Please, take your own headphones not to disturb the guide and the other visitors. You can also ask for translated texts in several foreign languages (English, German, Spanish, etc.) at the reception desk.


Practical informations

  • it is mandatory to follow a guided tour to access to the underground gallery. The guided tours are only in French but you can download an English audio tour on our website. Free texts translated in English and other foreign languages are available on our reception desk (in July and August, there is an English guided tours are every day at 12:30).
  • pets are not allowed, except for guide dogs.
  • the guided tour lasts approximately for one hour and the ticket also gives you access to the salt museum.
  • we advise you to come 10 minutes before the guided tours' departures to buy your tickets. 
  • the temperature in the undergroung gallery is 12°C (53°F), no matter the time of the year.


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