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Alpine Station deploys its activities on the Lautaret pass, with the Lautaret Alpine Botanical Garden, the Chalet-laboratory and brand new Alpe Gallery. This summer, come to visit one of Europe's most beautiful garden !
The Alpine Joseph Fourier Station missions, are for the development of research platforms, maintenance of botanical collections, student training and popular science to the general public.
Plant seeds, maps, books and posters are for sale in the shop and perennials at the entrance of the Garden.
An exhibition about the botanist and physician dauphinois Dominique Villars will take place during the Summer in the new gallery of the Alpe on the Lautaret pass area.
Customers and groups
From 03/06 to 03/09 between 10 AM and 6 PM.
Daily guided tours from June to August
* 2:30 p.m.
Perennials on sale at the entrance of the Garden.
Normal price: €7
Reduced price €5: groups (over 10 people), aged 12 to 18, students, disabled (new system introduced in 2012 and allow access to about 60% of the Garden)
Free: Children under 12 years old, Joseph Fourier University students, staff of the University Joseph Fourier and CNRS
NB: free or discounted entry at the beginning and end of the season (depending on the flowering)
- Bank/credit card
Located at the Lautaret pass,15 minutes far from Villar d'Arene and 20 minutes from La Grave The Alpine Gallery and it Alpe Gallery are located 10 minutes walk from the parking at top of the Lautaret pass. Possible access by car and bus.
Station alpine Joseph Fourier - Col du Lautaret
05480 Villar d'Arène