Discover the fortified heritage of the Esseillon barrier, especially the Redoute Marie-Thérèse. Why these forts, what is a redoubt, why in this part of the valley, how and by whom were they built, when?
Discover this unique art with a certified Savoie Mont Blanc heritage guide.
Period of opening
From 07/07 to 25/08, every Tuesday between 3 pm and 4.30 pm.
From 28/12 to 26/04, every Tuesday between 2 pm and 3.30 pm.
Dress warmly because the fort is not heated.
Bring shoes adapted to the snow.
Equipment & services
Full price: 5.50 €, Adult: 5.50 €, Child : 4.50 €, Group adults: 4.50 €, Group children : 2 €.
Free entry for children < 7 years.
Child entry valid for 7 - 15 years.
Dogs on a leash.
By car: From Chambéry, Albertville, Grenoble take the highway A43 Torino / Tunnel du Fréjus exit n°30 Modane. Drive trough Modane and follow the RD 1006 in the direction of Lanslebourg during 5 km.