geology house Sentheim

Regional centre for an introduction and training in geology and the environment

Geology house aims to raise the awareness of a general public to the Earth Sciences and introduce them to the evolution of geological eras. From tropical Jurassic seas to the great Quaternary glaciations, from the Rossberg volcanoes to the collapse of the Alsace fault line... this journey goes back millions of years.
La Maison de la Géologie maintains and organises visits of a unique route in France, welcoming junior and secondary school student each year, as well as walkers curious to discover the story of our Land. La Maison de la Géologie offers:

  • activities for everyone
  • an educational museum with fossils and minerals
  • a geological route unique in France
  • themed walks led by a geologist

Practical information

March, April, May, June and October:
Open every 1st Sunday of the month from 14:00 to 18:00 (on request for groups of 10+ persons)

July, August, September:
Open every Sunday from 14:00 to 18:00 (on request for groups of 10+ persons)
Museum visits from 14:00 to 14:30; Guided visit of geological route after 14:30 (3 hours)

Place de l’Eglise - 68780 Sentheim
+333 69 77 12 41
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Museum only: €3

Museum + Geological route: €8

Free-of-charge for under 12s with Parents