Welcome to the mythical black diamond triangle.

Villeneuve-Minervois, the Mecca of truffle cultivation, offers you the opportunity, through its museum and shop, to penetrate into the heart of its lands to learn about truffles. Come and discover all the secrets of the Black Diamond and let yourself be charmed, bewitched, seduced and amazed for ever.

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Come and discover the museum and the fascinating history of the black diamond as well as the truffle shop.

Family visit to the truffle museum

Discovery of the Maison de la Truffe d'Occitanie

Opened to the public in June 2011, this 300 m² structure benefits from the latest technologies in terms of museographic presentation.

Through several thematic rooms embellished with slide shows and interactive audiovisual aids, you will discover the history of the precious mushroom, its environment, its cultivation, its harvesting, its marketing, its history through the centuries, its development, its gastronomy...

Interactive immersion in the truffle museum
Treasure hunt for children
Tasting and culinary workshops

Opening times and periods:

1 November to 31 March
Monday to Saturday: 10am-12pm and 2pm-6pm.
1 April to 30 June
Every day: 10am-12.30pm and 2pm-6.30pm.
1 July to 31 August
Tous les jours : 10h-13h et 14h-19h.
1 September to 31 October
Every day: 10am-12.30pm and 2pm-6.30pm.

Accepted payments :

cheques, cash, credit cards, holiday vouchers.

Accessible to people with reduced mobility.
For the visually impaired: audio guides.
Large parking area for cars, buses and motorhomes.

For groups of 10 people or more: by appointment only.
Duration of the visit : 45 minutes
Ticketing closes : 1 hour before the site closes.