Office de Tourisme du Grand Périgueux - Écomusée de la Truffe Sorges

Opening hours

Closed

  • Monday 10:00 am - 12:30 am 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:30 am 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:30 am 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Thursday 10:00 am - 12:30 am 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Friday 10:00 am - 12:30 am 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Saturday 10:00 am - 12:30 am 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Sunday 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm

Opens at 10:00 am

Opening hours subject to change depending on the health context

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Province : White Périgord

  • English
    • The land of delicacies :
      Sorges is renowned by worldwide gastronomes as the capital of the black truffle, the famous “tuber melanosporum”. Sorges dedicated an Ecomuseum in 1982 to its “black diamond”.

      Events :
      • The « Fête de la Truffe et du gras » (last weekend of January),
      • The Marchés aux truffes contrôlé (The controlled Truffles Markets) - Sunday mornings from December to February).

      What to see in Sorges :
      • Its beautiful Romanesque church (12th century),
      • Its medieval castle ruins
      • Its many historical residences (Medieval/Renaissance)

      What to do in Sorges :
      • Hiking trails (40 km),
      • Truffle Discovery trail
      • Leisure and sport activities (swimming-pool, tennis, skate. etc.).

      Note :
      The Tourist Office is open all year long and works closely with the Ecomusée de la Truffe.

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Traveller Reviews Office de Tourisme du Grand Périgueux - Écomusée de la Truffe Sorges

3.8 sur 5 186 reviews

  • Brian Horakh

    4 sur 5 Reviews posted by Brian Horakh on 08/03/2020

    5 Euro entrance, fun little museum and bookstore with an english guidebook. I wish I had studied a bit more in biology but still enjoyed learning more about the most tasty fungus!

  • Linda Foulger

    2 sur 5 Reviews posted by Linda Foulger on 09/06/2019

    I went expecting to learn something fascinating about truffles in this village at the centre of truffle hunting but the entire exhibition is resolutely in French apart from one video so it is basically static reading. There's a single sheet of paper in English grudgingly offered at the ticket entrance (and demanded back) that isn't anything like adequate. American visitors must also be as disappointed as I was. There isn't a shop, it's all a bit lacklustre and jumbled up. Lots of missed opportunities here.

  • Kristian Farrugia

    1 sur 5 Reviews posted by Kristian Farrugia on 07/10/2018

    French only, not very informative! Not. Much value in the visit for en lish speakers!

Traveller Reviews Office de Tourisme du Grand Périgueux - Écomusée de la Truffe Sorges

3.5 sur 5 70 reviews

  • "Much room for improvement"

    2 / 5 Reviews posted by flofinou10 (London, United Kingdom) on 14/07/2021

    We wanted to visit this museum in the supposedly best place to be for truffe. From the outside, the place looked closed, but it was actually open. Nothing could let us think it was open and...

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  • "Awful"

    1 / 5 Reviews posted by josh987654321 (Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom) on 24/09/2020

    Boring and tiny. People inside were not wearing masks and coughing, which made us uncomfortable. Very expensive jarred truffles that you can purchase for a fraction of the cost elsewhere. Avoid!

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  • "What a shame for Truffle village Sorges"

    1 / 5 Reviews posted by Robert1661 (Simondium, South Africa) on 05/06/2019

    A true ecomuseum all about truffles. That is what it says. Unfortunately with the worst service I ever experienced. The two ladies behind the counter were not interested to explain or help. One lady...

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Office de Tourisme du Grand Périgueux - Écomusée de la Truffe Sorges

Address

Écomusée de la Truffe
24420 Sorges

GPS coordinates

45° 18'20.5"N, 0° 52'23.81"E

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