Musée national de Préhistoire
1, rue du musée
24620 Les Eyzies

The museum is centrally located in Les Eyzies-de-Tayac, above the Place de la Mairie.


By car:

  • Périgueux-Sarlat (D47): Distance: 45km from Périgueux, 20km from Sarlat
  • Starting from highway A20: exit Souillac, head in the direction of Sarlat, distance from Brive-la-Gaillard: 60km
  • Starting from highway A89: exit Saint-Laurent-sur-Manoire, Distance: 35km

By train:

Paris-Limoges-Périgueux-Agen line. Duration of the trip starting at Périgueux: 30 minutes (contact the SNCF for information and timetables)
Venir en TER Nouvelle-Aquitaine
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Wheelchair Access: The rooms of the museum are wheelchair accessible thanks to the elevators and ramps.

Wheelchairs and folding seats are temporarily unavailable due to health constraints related to the Coronavirus.

The National Museum of Prehistory is committed to ensuring that everyone can enjoy a comfortable visit in all areas and at all stages of the journey. In June 2006, the museum obtained the Tourism and Handicap label for motor, mental and auditory handicaps