The museum of Nantes vineyard

The Museum of the Vineyards of Nantes, located in the town of Le Pallet, preserves a wide range of wine-growing collections and enhance them by giving the opportunity to everybody to see them.

Since 1995, the museum presents a collection of more than 500 objects from the 16th century to the present day evoking the history of a terroir, the know-how of winegrowers in Nantes and the evolution of techniques. From the labels to the wine presses, through the laboratory or the pruning, it is 1000 m² of exhibition available in the heart of the vineyards.

Visit the museum freely or with a guide to learn about and understand the wines of Nantes with family, group or friends.

The Museum is a step of the Voyage dans le Vignoble from the Voyage à Nantes.

Museum of Nantes vineyard


The Museum of the Nantes vineyard is certified "Musée de France". It protects the collection of the Nantes vineyard region and highlights its status for all the visitors.
The aim of the visits is to understand how the wines of Nantes are produced. Activities are organized to play and to taste. From the 16th century to nowadays: it has always been a matter of know-how, landscapes, techniques, a real human adventure.

A land museum…

Situated in the heart of the Nantes vineyard region,
In the little town of Le Pallet,
Open from April to November

A collection

Of 700 objects
Discover the history of a terroir
The Nantes wine-growers' know-how,
And the evolution of the techniques

Visits for everyone

With your family, your friends or with a group,
You can visit the museum freely or with a guide :
Visit notebooks, technical specifications sheets, games, videos,
Special itineraries for families, tasting initiations…

And also:

Educational and fun workshops,
An information center,
A room devoted to Pierre Abelard,
Events for young and older people,
Yearly exhibitions,
A shop