The "International Logboat Regatta" will be held again this year. In addition to the sporting competition, there will be a colourful accompanying programme around the World Heritage Site "Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps". For more information click here
Exhibition: Les palafittes alpins - un patrimoine mondial de l’UNESCO
With this photographic exhibition, the Musée-Château d'Annecy celebrates the 10th anniversary of the inscription of the prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps on the Unesco World Heritage List and at the same time the presidency by France of the international working group in 2021-2022.
Thirteen very large format photos hung in the courtyard allow you to discover the emblematic sites of France, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Austria and Slovenia. Aerial and underwater views, photos of archaeological excavations and lake landscapes present unprecedented images of the Alpine palaeoliths, the richness of which you can then discover in the permanent archaeology exhibition rooms.
Exhibition: LA CIVILTÀ DELLE PALAFITTE
Isolino Virginia and the territory of Varese between 5600 and 900 BC A temporary exhibition tells the story of the pile-dwelling settlements that characterized the territory of Varese from Ancient Neolithic to the end of Bronze Age (5600-900 BC): a long occupation testified by researches that started in the 19th century and still going on.
Pile Dwellings online!
You will know more? - here you find a choice of digital insight at the world of the prehistoric pile dwellings. Thanks to all our colleagues and partner institutions, which has provide us the following links and information!