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    Vignal Mill

    35, Impasse du Moulin
    Lieu-dit Vignal

    42550 Apinac

    Moulin de Vignal
    Mardis en famille
    Moulin de Vignal
    Moulin de Vignal
    Meule à farine
    Meule à Huile
    Pont sur l'Andrable
    Moulin de Vignal
    Tourism' Office Partner

    As well as the fascinating building and features of the site, the guides make you discover a mill still powered by the river’s water and the ancestral expertise of the Forez millers at the end of 18th century.

    On the edge of the river "Andrable", this mill remains thanks to the work of a nonprofit organization.
    Discovert the 2 grindstones for bread-making quality and animal flour.
    The oil mil and the cover beater. A beautiful walk dor the whole family that will take through the miller's work and perpetuates ancestral gestures.
    Do not miss the path of Vignal's Mill.


    Good deals

    Many activities and workshops during the year.

    "Investigate" game for 3/12 year olds

    Two easy hiking trails starting from the mill, one 2.2 km long and the other 3.2 km long, with a difference in altitude of about a hundred metres. These two loops allow you to discover the two slopes of the Andrable, with various ecosystems, natural or agricultural, as well as a succession of old mills.

    Descriptifs thematisés

    Services pour les enfants

    Dispositions spéciales COVID 19

    Period of opening

    From 04/07 to 31/08/2021 between 2.30 pm and 6.30 pm.
    Closed on Monday.

    From 05/09 to 01/11/2021, every Sunday between 2.30 pm and 6.30 pm.


    • Adult: 5 €
      Child : from 3 € (8 - 16 yo)
      Group adults: from 4 €
      Group children : from 3.50 €.
    • Free entry for children < 8 years, the drivers, children accompanied by an adult.
      Group rate available for > 15 people.
    • Prices for educational workshops (for schools and leisure centres):
      Flour workshop + visit: 4€ per child
      Mysterious box workshop: 4€ per child
      Wooden model workshop + visit: 4€ per child
      Cardboard model workshop + visit: 7€ per child
      Bread discovery workshop or mill biscuit making: 8€/child

    Methods of payment

    • Bank/credit card
    • Cheque
    • Chèques Vacances
    • Cash


    • Covered picnic area
    • Public WC
    • Car park
    • Parking
    • Coach parking


    • Pets welcome
    • Educational visits
    • Coach access
    • Tourist brochures
    • Guided tours

    Tourisme et handicap Adapted tourism

    • Not accessible in a wheelchair