Lozes archaeological park

Historic site and monument ,  Archaeological site at Aussois

Parc archéologique des Lozes - Gravures rupestres à AussoisMO. JL Rigaux - OT AUSSOIS
  • The archaeological park offers visitors a chance to go back in time, observing the many hundreds of signs left by the people of Aussois from 1000 BC up to the Middle Ages. Educational trail open to the general public outside of periods of snow.

    Engravings, found for the first time in 1977, show a human occupation-related pathways to Italy, between the Neolithic and Iron Age. The prints were made on the polished rocks by the ancient glacier of Arc, by picketing or chipping, using stone tools.
    2 Learning Paths with reading tables are arranged. They identify and understand the meaning of the engravings.
    For better observation highlighting the reliefs and contours, favoring the visit in the early morning or evening.
  • Environment
    • In the mountains
  • Spoken languages
Services
  • Equipment
    • Parking nearby
  • Services
    • Animals accepted
    • Self-guided visits (groups only)
    • Self-guided visits
  • Rates
  • Free
Openings
Openings
  • All year
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