Welcome to the educational space

Find here all the practical information for your educational projects.

Your personalized project

La Maison de l’Eau et de la Méditerranée (MEM) offers open visits or guided tours (with or without workshops). Educational packages featuring topic-specific learning tools have been designed in order to help your group explore and understand the various sections of the tour. At the end of the visit, you’ll also have the chance to view a short 3D film.

Contact our scientific facilitators :

by phone

+33 (0)4 68 87 50 30 (animation team)

by email


by mail

Maison de l'Eau et de la Méditerranée 4 Rue Arago 66160 Le Boulou

Our education department is here to welcome you

School groups (from primary to high school) as well as university students and further education groups can explore the MEM, either via an open visit or guided by a water scientist. If desired, the MEM and its scientists can help you organize a specific educational project prior to your visit.

Infant school

Explorer le monde, se repérer dans le temps et l'espace, explorer le monde du vivant, des objets et de la matière…

Elementary school

Discover the world of living things, matter and objects, experimental sciences and technology, geography and history of the arts ...

Middle school

Science of life and the earth, physical sciences and chemistry, geography, civic education, technology, French, mathematics, visual arts ...

High school

The Earth in the Universe, life and the evolution of living things, geography, biotechnologies, health & environment prevention...

Special rates

Communauté de Communes of Vallespir :

  • Free visit : free
  • Guided tour or workshop: 2 € / child.
  • Guided tour + workshop: 4 € / child.

Appart from Communauté de Communes of Vallespir :

  • Free visit: 2 € / child.
  • Guided tour or workshop: 4 € / child.
  • Guided tour + workshop: 6 € / child.

Driver and Guide Speaker on Presentation of the Pro Card : Free.

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You are coming by bus ?

The entertainment service remains at your disposal to organize your visit as well as possible. A minute bus stop is located nearby at La Poste, Avenue du Général de Gaulle 66160 Le Boulou. Free parking for buses is located opposite the Town Hall, Avenue Léon Grégory 66160 Le Boulou

We keep your luggage

We have secure spaces for your personal belongings.

Dedicated parking

A parking space dedicated to coaches is located directly nearby.

Accessibility and PRM

The accessibility policy for disabled visitors is one of the key priorities of the La Maison de l’Eau et de la Méditerranée. As such, a number of access measures and facilities are provided for disabled visitors. Our staff are at your service should you require any further information or have any specific requests.