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Holiday activities

Holiday activities

During the school holidays and as part of the guided tour, our guides offer a variety of fun activities for children and adults alike. The Cité de la Voile in Lorient makes every effort to ensure that you take away wonderful memories of your visit! A perfect family experience for the holidays…

PRACTICAL INFO

 

Summer holidays

all zones

 

From 6th July to 31st August

every day, included in the visit

ACTIVITIES

 

Éric Tabarly at 11.30 am, 3.00 pm, 5.00 pm

Pontoon Rundown at 3.30 pm and 5.30 pm

Bato-labo at 2.30 pm and 4.00 pm

Le spot from 2.00 pm to 6.30 pm

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Éric Tabarly, an extraordinary sailor

Our guides will take you on an encounter with this legendary sailor. Beyond his navigational skills, Éric Tabarly proved his ingenuity and innovation in shipbuilding. From one Pen Duick to another, relive the successes and anecdotes associated with this great visionary.

 

Spring holidays: Every day at 2.00 pm (Area 5 ‘Éric Tabarly’)

Summer holidays: Every day at 11.30 am, 3.00 pm and 5.00 pm (Area 5 ‘Éric Tabarly’)

Autumn holidays: Every day at Midday and 3.00 pm (Area 5 ‘Éric Tabarly’)

Winter holidays: Every day at 2.00 pm (Exhibition ‘Tabarly, A visionary sailor’)

Length 30 mins.

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Bato-labo

The Bato-labo is a curious object anchored at the centre of the Cité de le Voile… Our guides invite you to uncover its hidden treasures by participating in a variety of experiments and immersing yourself in the daily life of a sailor through topics such as food, energy, seamanship, meteorology, navigation or safety at sea.
What is on the programme? How to hoist a sail up a mast? All aboard and let’s find out!

 

Spring holidays: Every day at 3.00 pm

Summer holidays: Every day at 2.30 pm and 4.00 pm

Autumn holidays: Every day at 5.00 pm

Winter holidays: Every day at 4.30 pm

Length 30 mins, please sign up at the reception desk the day of your visit

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Pontoon Rundown

The famous Pen Duick and other racing yachts moored on the pontoons will hold no secrets for you! On the pontoons or on the deck of FRA57, the mythical Class America, our guides have a story to tell about these yachts.

 

Summer holidays: Every day at 3.30 pm and 5.30 pm

Length 30 mins, please sign up at the reception desk the day of your visit

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Le spot

La Cité prend ses quartiers d'été avec des animations sur les pontons pour toute la famille !

amarrés au ponton n'auront bientôt plus de secret pour vous ! Sur les pontons ou sur le pont du FRA57, mythique Class America, nos guides vous attendent pour vous conter l'histoire de ces voiliers.

 

Vacances d'été : tous les jours de 14h à 18h30

 

EN SAVOIR +

 

A play area for 3-6 year olds

Free and unlimited access, reserved for children

A sensorial and cognitive discovery of the maritime world…

Free and unlimited access, reserved for children

Developing curiosity and agility, arousing a passion for exploration!

Free and unlimited access, reserved for children

3D building sets, audio riddles, trampoline and zip line, imitation game on a real yacht…