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Flora exhibition - The blue thistle

PNV 000345

Everything, you will know everything about this species of the Alpine arc, emblematic plant of the Alps, also called “queen of the Alps”. This exhibition presents the blue thistle in detail, its biology and the main results of the work carried out by the Vanoise National Park.

The blue thistle is protected at European Union level, committing each Alpine country to take the appropriate measures.
The Vanoise National Park has been involved for several years to better understand this plant and to experiment with pastoral management measures that improve its survival.


From 01/07 to 31/08/2022
Opening hours daily between 9 am and 12 pm and between 2 pm and 6 pm.

Free of charge.

place de la Vanoise