Thaon "Le Moulin de Barbières"

700 from the village, "Moulin de Barbières" is located in the midst of 17 acres of woodland and copses.

A quiet river flows through the park.
The accommodation consists of rooms with 3 to 6 beds each (10 rooms). There are washbasins in every room. There are shower facilities on the ground floor, with toilets on each floor.
The overall capacity of the center is 40 places. Meals are taken in the large dining room (150 places) which can be marked off into separate areas.

The center has all the necessary approvals to host groups (I.A., J.S. and Safety Committee)

The center provides :

• a large dining room that can be marked off into separate areas (activity or classrooms).
• a table tennis room.
• a playing field with slides, swings, sandpits, pirate ship…
• wooded areas and fields.
• a paved courtyard (facilities for roller skating).
• various equipment: TV, VCR …

Places of interest :
• local markets,
• trips along the river,
• footpaths, public parks and gardens,
• the flora and fauna of Normandy,
• the history of Normandy.

Sightseeing and visits :
• D-Day Landing museums, Peace Memorial, military cemeteries, Pégasus Bridge,
• feudal castles,
• Aquarium, nature sites, oyster beds,
• Bayeux Tapestry museum,
• the Colline aux Oiseaux public gardens,
• Abbeys, basilica, priory, cathedral, monastery,
• amusement parks.

Sports Activities :
• tennis,
• riding centers (ponies),
• sailing schools, sand sailing clubs,
• indoor and outdoor swimming pools

• 245 km from Paris
• 12 km from Caen
• 16 km from Ouistreham (car-ferry)
• 9 km from Courseulles

Centre d’accueil UNCMT
«Le Moulin de Barbières»
Hameau de Barbières
14610 THAON
Tél. :
State Education Accreditation
Jeunesse et Sport Accreditation

For bookings and quotations :

(in charge of colonies and mini-stays)
(in charge of high-school, groups and foreign groups)
(in charge of discovery classes)