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Univers du Poete Ferrailleur

Open today: 10:30 - 19:00
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Amazing & interesting

A gem of a find. Amazing machinery all made from discarded items. Many are interactive & there is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Julia C
Curious, fascinating place

We weren’t sure what to expect but thoroughly enjoyed our visit. It’s very quirky, with lots to see... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Rhiannon H
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la Ville Stephant, 56460 Lizio, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A gem of a find. Amazing machinery all made from discarded items. Many are interactive & there is also an area of games to play. Lovely cafe & a small shop. Dog friendly & wheelchair accessible. Beware the free ranging chickens though who will loiter...More

Thank Julia C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited with our grandson aged 9 and granddaughter aged 6. Fascinating mix of curiosities constructed by Robert Coudray, who formerly created floats for the Nantes carnival. He has added to the sculptures over the years and still has a work shop on site. A...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

We were staying in the area and had to kill a few hours before our onward journey. Was delighted to read the reviews of this place and so we visited with our 2 children, 13 and 9. It's a really quirky charming place and the...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2018

We weren’t sure what to expect but thoroughly enjoyed our visit. It’s very quirky, with lots to see and buttons to press. We enjoyed playing the games and just looking at the creations!

Thank Rhiannon H
Reviewed 6 June 2018

An interesting afternoon. When you arrive the car park is on the opposite side of the road. You enter through the café and then pay to go in, its about €7. Once in you look at the models made of rubbish which were created by...More

2  Thank Sam B
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant and a MUST SEE. We really found it inspiring. We watch the video and it is a must see. English subtitles. The creations are wacky but individual and all working. Watch September since it only opens at 2pm to 5pm at some point...More

1  Thank saeb38
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

What a surprise this was. We went with the grandparents, the 7 year old and a teenage and we all loved it! There are traditional wooden games to play, machines to activate and watch, a movie to see, buildings to sit in and a step...More

1  Thank Claudia R
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Extremely glad we visited. Lots of mechanical sculptures operated by a button push, mostly powered through solar power. You can either just enjoy the moving sculptures or try to figure out how the moving parts interact and work. The buildings are charmingly bizarre giving impressions...More

2  Thank Kdt965
Reviewed 24 June 2017

if you can remember "chitty chitty bang bang " this place is excellent. all ages will enjoy this caracticus potts experience.

Thank bobthegardener2016
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Excellent value for money fun for both young and old. Pleasant staff and a nice little cafe. Will definatley do it again with the grandkids.

1  Thank lynne2210
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