Le Site de la Maison de l'Eau - Moulin Gentil - Route de Bourges 18330 Neuvy-sur-Barangeon
+33 (0)2 48 51 66 65

Opening hours and information :

[COVID-19 INFO] The Moulin de la Biodiversité is closed until futher notice.
For any information, we can be contacted by phone or mail (from Monday to Friday from 9am to 12pm and 13pm to 17pm).


Le Site de la Maison de L'Eau - 3 natural and cultural locations
Between the Sologne and the Berry, the "Site de la Maison de l'Eau" stages "le Moulin de la Biodiversité" as well as two outdoor areas: "l'Étang de M. Gentil" and "la Tourbière de la Guette".

A well of activities!

The 3 areas at "Le Site de la Maison de l'Eau" allow for a total immersion through fun and dynamic activities within different sites.


Le Moulin de la Biodiversité

February to June: 10am to 12:30 and 1:30pm to 5:30pm (except Mondays)

July and August: 10am to 6pm everyday
September to December: 10am to 12:30pm and 1:30pm to 5:30pm (except Mondays)
Last in, 30 minutes prior to closing
Annual closing dates: December 25th and January 1st to 31st

Fees for
Self guided visits (booklet included) : 
Adults: 6€, Children 3.50€ (between 6 to 14 years old) - free under 6 years old

Groups of 10 and over, booking required :
Fees for guided visits : Adults: 8.50€, Children 6.50€
Tourbière de la Guette + Free visit of the Moulin de la Biodiversité: 8€50/person

Tourbière de la Guette + Guided visit of the Moulin de la Biodiversité : 12€/person

« Nature and history » tour + Free visit of the Moulin de la Biodiversité : 8€50/person

« Nature and history » tour + Guided visit of the Moulin de la Biodiversité : 12€/person

We accept this paiement : 
Visa - Cash - Administrative Mandat (governement issuedpayment orders) - checks (only in France)

Étang de M. Gentil and Tourbière de la Guette

> Park and riverbanks: Free access, opened all year.
(Riverbanks are out of bounds in periods of swells)
> Tourbière de la Guette is in free access and open alle the year
> Under everyone's responsibility
> Booking required for guided visits and activities for groups. For individuals, please see activities calendar

Spoken Languages

> At reception : FRENCH and ENGLISH
> Guided visit only in FRENCH
> Self guided visit to Moulin de la Biodiveristé : "Explonature" booklet included only in FRENCH and for the self guided visit in English: visit booklet in ENGLISH
> Map of the Parc de l'Etang de M.Gentil in FRENCH and ENGLISH
> Explanatory panels of the Guette Bog in FRENCH and ENGLISH and booklet sold in shop only in FRENCH