The Monks Cellar
Producer

The Monks Cellar

  • Parking

The Cave aux Moines is a unique site where you will discover how the use of old quarries for the extraction of tufa allowed the cultivation of mushrooms.

The site of the Cave aux Moines is made up of old tufa extraction galleries used from the beginning of the 20th century for the cultivation of mushrooms. The mushroom farm allows you to discover oyster mushrooms, shiitakes, Paris mushrooms grown on site.
After your visit, you will have the opportunity to taste the selection of Loire wines in the cellar.

Namely: mushrooms and snails can be eaten on site at the restaurant "Les Pieds Bleus".

Duration:

From: 15 / 06 / 24 To: 15 / 09 / 24
  • Monday :
    closed
  • Tuesday :
    from 10AM to 00PM
  • Wednesday :
    from 10AM to 00PM
  • Thursday :
    from 10AM to 00PM
  • Friday :
    from 10AM to 00PM
  • On Saturday:
    from 10AM to 00PM
  • Sunday:
    from 10AM to 00PM
From: 16 / 09 / 24 To: 29 / 12 / 24
  • Monday :
    closed
  • Tuesday :
    closed
  • Wednesday :
    closed
  • Thursday :
    closed
  • Friday :
    closed
  • On Saturday:
    from 12AM to 00PM
  • Sunday:
    from 12AM to 00PM

Weekdays: open during restaurant opening hours.

Exceptional closure(s): 1 January , 25 December , 24 Dec 2023 , 31 Dec 2023

Prices

From: 01 / 01 / 24 To: 31 / 12 / 24
  • Adult 7€
  • Kids 4.90€

Student: €5,50, Free for children under: 7 years old, Minimum age for children: 7 years, Maximum age for children: 14 years

  • Payment Methods: Bank/credit card, Check, Cash

Pratical information

Spoken languages
  • French
  • English
  • Spanish
Product Type
  • snails
  • Portobello mushrooms,
Services Shops
  • Shop
Equipments Interior equipment
  • Toilets
  • Restaurant
Parking
  • Parking
  • Free parking

Contact information

20 bis rue Foulques Nerra
Preban
Chênehutte-Trèves-Cunault
49350 Gennes-Val-de-Loire