A famous cave complex in southwest France, the Lascaux Caves contain some of the oldest and finest prehistoric art in the world. The paintings, which mainly depict majestic animals, are around 17,000 years old.
Quick Facts on Lascaux Caves
- Other names
- Lascaux Caves
- c. 15,000 BCE
- Phone number
- 05 53 50 70 44
- Opening hours
- Feb, Mar, Oct-Dec: Tueâ€“Sun 10amâ€“12:30pm and 2â€“5:30pm
Aprâ€“Jun, Sep: daily 9amâ€“6pm
Jul-Aug: daily 9amâ€“7pm
- In summer, tickets are only available from the Montignac Tourist Office. Admission: 8.50€ adults, 5.50€ children 6-12, free for children under 6. Combined ticket with Le Thot Museum €10
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