EDF Tricastin (nuclear power station)

How is electricty produced? Come and discover it at the Tricastin nuclear power station !


"How is electricity produced? Come and find out at the power plant EDF of Tricastin. Throughout the year, the public information centre offers an interactive animation, playful and pedagogical, about energy.
During school holidays Rhône-Alpes, every Wednesday at 13 pm, animations about the world of electricity and something to nibble for the kids. Time to learn an to enjoy.

On demand, the power plant EDF of Tricastin also offers guided tours of about 2 hours all year through, for adults and children above 11 years old. After a short explanation about the
working of a power plant, visitors can see for themselves by visiting the machine hall. For this kind of visits you need to enroll at least one month beforehand.

Explanations, visits, animations and access to power plant are for free."

Spoken languages

  • English
  • French
  • Italian


  • Energy - Building industry
  • Science and technology

Labels and ranking

  • Indoor
  • Bad weather alternative
  • Recommended by high heat


  • Children's entertainment


All year round, every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday between 1 pm and 5 pm.


Individual tour

  • Unguided individual tours available permanently
  • Guided individual tours on request

Group tour

  • Unguided group tours available permanently
  • Guided group tours on request
  • Max. group size: 50


Free of charge.


Show itinerary

Amenities and Services

  • Educational visits
  • Guided tours
  • Set down on-site for groups
  • Themed tour
  • Tour free of charge
  • Public WC
  • Air conditioning
  • Car park
  • Defibrillator
  • Coach parking
  • Private parking