Open the impressive 30-ton door to enter Sous-Marin Flore, complete with a submarine and an interactive museum. Practically destroyed in World War II by German submarines, Lorient has a strategic position in south Brittany making this base a great choice to really learn about the culture of the area. Experience the daily life of a sailor in the "Vulcain" with reproductions of an engine room, living quarters, weapons systems, and an operations room. To visit Sous-Marin Flore on your holiday in Lorient, and find out what else Lorient has to offer, use our Lorient.
Sous-Marin Flore Reviews
AMAZING. The audio tour was very good. There were display panels with information. There were lots of things to do, especially for children like puzzles on the tablets. The movie on the moving boards.... more »
DO NOT TAKE YOUNG CHILDREN. This is an often chilling and threatening insight into these bleak times with an artistically produced Son e Lumiere presentation projected on to the two feet thick bare..... more »
Only saw the outside of this submarine, so it looked just like a submarine. The space around it, German submarine pens from WWII and the modern yachts in the Harbour make the area very impressive. If you want to do any visits, book ahead, as in summer you probably won't be able to get in without a booking.
The museum was very nice it had a lot of interesting things to look at .
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