The opening dates and hours

July 1st to August 30 from 10:30 am to 7:00 pm

—- Bee and the little animals at 11: am (except week-ends)

With net, magnifying glass and book, go looking for bees and other small animals.

– Honey and bees at 11:30 am

Children’s costumes – hive opening – honey making – tastings

—- Workshop making wax candles (2 €) at 2:00 pm
—- Honey and bees at 1:30 pm, 2:45 pm, 4:15 pm and 5:15 pm

Children’s costumes – hive opening – honey making – tastings

Tuesdays, the animation « honer and bees » at 13:30 are in English, just for you!

Bee Wednesday from 10:30 am to 7:00 pm

July 17, 24, 31st, August 14, 21 and 28

Musical show Travel to bees countries” (from 4 years old)

Animations « honey and bees »

—Children’s workshops: make-up, making candles, bee’s dance with the mascot…

See the website for animation schedules

The honey festival from 10:30 am to 7:00 pm

Wednesday 7 and Thursday 8 August

Magic show

Animations « Honey and bees »

Children’s workshops: make-up, making candles, bee’s dance with the mascot…

  • Story of the bee and  hunt for small animals
  • Catering / pancakes

 See the website for animation schedules

The nights of Finfarine from 9:15pm am to 11:15 pm

Experiment the treasure hune « in search of lmagic honey » in night version with your flashlights.

 

1st to September 15th from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Honey and bees at 3:30 pm

Discover the life of bees and bee products – making honey – tastings

Honey harvest – from 2:00 pm to 6:30 pm

 Sunday, September 15

. Animations Honey and bees with the harvest and potted honey from our hives before wintering.

 

20th October to 2nd November, from  2:00 pm  to 6:00 pm

—Treasure hunt « The Monster Hunt »

— Animation Honey and bees at 4pm

Monster hunting evenings, from 6:30pm to 9pm

Wednesday 30 and Thursday 31st October

Scary evening where monsters haunt the finfarine’s forest !

 


Prices 2019

Adult: 8,90 €  
Child (4 to 15 years old): 5,90 €
Family pass 2 adults + 2 children : 27 €
Groups (from 10 paying people):
 Adult : 8 €
 Child (4 to 15 years old) : 5,40 €

 

To better prepare for your visit

  • Our site is hilly, with some paths that are difficult for people with reduced mobility and for strollers. We recommend comfortable shoes because you can be walking more than 1km.
  • For a family with children, the visit will take at least 2 ½ hours. Latest recommended entry: 1 ½ hours before closing.
  • Access to the shop is free.


Activities to discover in the 10 hectares of wooded area :

New in 2018: ApiExplora (45 minutes)

The bee on stage : immersive film

On a 210° screen, plunge into the heart of a bee’s journey.

Adventure, surprises and shocks in this mind-blowing journey:

Enter the world of the tiny insects with hands-on experiences and 3D projections.

salle de projection avec l'abeille sur l'écranles loupes pour observer la nature

The Giant Beehive (visit: 20 minutes)

Enter the giant beehive and become a bee!  Costumes – bee dance…

150 m² indoor interactive experience

Enfants dans la Ruche géante

Api Family for 3 years and upward (visit: 30 minutes)

Full of outdoor games for the whole family

jeu-du-labyrinthe-chevre

 

Bee and honey show for all the family (guided visit: 1 hour)

In the company of a beekeeper, discover the bee’s life and the honey-making…

Opening up of the beehive supervised by the beekeeper.

Tatsings

The shows are partly indoors (should it rain) in French, but guidebooks in English are available.

ouverture de la ruche

Treasure hunt for children over 6 years old ( visit : 1 hour)

Giant Big Bang for the small animals.

Florabella the explorer for children of 4-5 years old (visit : 45 minutes)

Explore the heart of te beehive with Forabella and discover the bees’ jobs.

Olfactive walk for adults (visit : 45 minutes)

Only in French.