Discover Haliotika - La Cité de la Pêche

In HALIOTIKA- La Cité de la Pêche, the whole family explores the high seas: adults and children can dive into the fishermen’s world.

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The Sea fishing Discovery Center

Haliotika - La Cité de la Pêche welcomes you to the unique sea fishing discovery center in Brittany. Our very interesting exhibition is about the life of fishermen, fishing boats and fishing techniques. The exhibition "From the sea to your plate" tells you all the secrets about sea fishing ! 

 ►Guided tours in English on Wednesdays (July and August) at 3.30 p.m. (subject to availability, booking required).

 ►English Audioguides are available.


The fish Auction

When the fishing boats are back in the port, you can visit one of the largest fish auctions in France and watch the local buyers working. 

►Guided tours in English on Mondays and Wednesdays (July and August) at 5.05 p.m. (subject to availability, booking required).


Entrance fee

Exhibition center : Adult €6  / Child €4

Guided Tour or Audioguide : + €1

Fish Auction : + €1

Family : Free entrance for the 3rd child of a same family,

​10% discount for disabled people


Opening hours

April / July / August 2017
Monday to Friday : from 9.30 a.m. until 7.00 p.m

From May to September 2017
Monday to Friday : from 10.00 a.m. until 12.30 p.m. and from 2.30 p.m. until 6.30 p.m

From the 1st April to the 10th September
Saturday & Sunday : from 3.00 p.m. until 6.30 p.m

All year long for groups



30 minutes from Quimper via the D785, direction Pont-L’Abbé

1 hour 15 mins from Lorient via the N165, direction Quimper

1 hour 30 mins via N165, direction Quimper

Latitude : 47°79N / Longitude : -4.27°W

Parking facilities at 550 metres


Haliotika -la cité de la pêche
Le port - BP18 - 29730 - Le Guilvinec - Finistère
+33 (0)2 98 58 28 38

Ouvert pendant les vacances de la Toussaint du lundi au vendredi, de 10h à 12h30 et de 14h30 à 18h30

Ouvert toute l’année sur réservation
pour les groupes et les scolaires


Open from Monday to Friday from 3 p.m to 6:30 p.m

HALIOTIKA is open the all year for groups and school classes. Booking is required

Öffnungszeiten von Montag bis Freitag von 15 Uhr bis 18:30 Uhr

Haliotika ist das ganze Jahr für die Gruppen und Schulklassen auf Reservierung geöffnet