• The boat

    Cruise on the Loire on board Loire de Lumière ship.

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  • scolaire accueil

    Live an outdoor activity with us !

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  • loire odyssee

    Discover the Loire Odyssee visit tour and the temporary exhibition about the Danube

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Boarding point: La Ménitré 

Information : 02 41 57 37 55


What's on


Rallye du marais du 27/06/2020 à 10h

C'est quoi un marais ? Trouve t-on toujours de l'eau ? Est ce un paradis pour la biodiversité, ou une zone à moustique...

Rallye Découverte à St Rémy du 28/04/2021 à 10h

An introduction to the Loire in every shape and form. Let yourself be surprised by the Loire in Anjou, its unique lansdcapes,...

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Loire Odyssee guided tours (French)

Toussaint Holidays
At 16:00, from Wednesday to Saturday, a guide will give you up Loire Odyssee secrets.
Accueil-site-de-visite-lo-info generales

Visit the Loire Odyssée centre

Located in Saint-Mathurin-sur-Loire, on the riverside, the Loire Odyssée centre presents a playful and teaching place where everybody can discover and learn more about the Loire.

Opening times :

July - August:
Tuesday to Sunday 9:30 - 12:30 and 14:00 - 18:30

April,May, June, Septembrer:
Tuesday to Sunday 10:00 - 12:30 and 14:00 - 18:00

October to March:
Wednesday to saturday 14:00 - 17:30

Annual closure during Christmas period (22nd December to 6th January)




Welcome !

Located in Saint-Mathurin-sur-Loire, between Angers and Saumur, Loire Odyssée gives up all the secrets about the greatest river in France.
Ideally situated on the "Loire à vélo" route, Loire Odyssée shows you the fauna and flora from Loire riversides.

Thanks to its exhibition site, you will discover the development  of the river and its relationship with the man since centuries, from its transformation to its protection. 
Enjoy a cruise on the Loire river on board the Loire de Lumière ship to watch the great "Levée d'Anjou", hillsides from which comes from famous Anjou wines and also the landscapes still preseserved of the wild Loire.
To go further, explore and discover the riverside  thanks to outdoors activities organized by Loire Odyssée.
Between discoveries and playful adventures, as a family or with friends, everybody will learn about issues protection of the Loire riversides environment.