Discover alpine fauna in an interactive museum. Guided visit are available for this evocative and amusing exhibition. Learn to recognise our mountain wildlife using interactive terminals.
The House of Fauna
The House of Fauna (1)

Description: The House of Fauna

Tracking stoats, looking out for chamois, the Maison de la faune enables visitors to explore the still untamed lives of Oisans wildlife. In addition, the permanent exhibition “Mountain fl owers” gives fl ower lovers a chance to appreciate the wealth of wildflowers in Oisans. Drawers, trapdoors and screens help visitors to recognize the footprints and sounds made by animals. The exhibition also includes an aerial view of endemic butterflies. Games, touch screens and interactive terminals feature throughout.

The museum is a member of the "Route des Savoir-Faire de l'Oisans".

Individual tours

Unguided individual tours available permanently

Guided individual tours on request

Average duration of individual tour

60 minutes

Group tours

Unguided group tours available permanently

Guided group tours on request

Average duration of Group tour

60 minutes

Tour langages

  1. French

Service Provider(s)

Opening periods

From 17/12 to 25/04: everyday except on Tuesday and Wednesday from 9am to noon and 2pm to 6pm.

From 07/01 to 08/31, everyday from 9am to noon and 2pm to 6pm.


Free of charge.
Group rate available for > 1 people.


The museum is located to the left of the hotel Rissiou (follow the hotel on the left and turn left).

The House of Fauna