The Viaduct Exhibition

The Viaduct Exhibition, at the Millau Viaduct Rest Area

Dive into the world of this concrete and steel giant. With 220 m² of floorspace containing a fully immersive show, an augmented reality model, and exclusive pictures of the contruction… You are in for an unforgettable experience!

5 good reasons for visiting the Viaduct Exhibition

  • Enjoy a free museum display, open all year round
  • Take a break on your route to admire a world-famous engineering structure.
  • Let your emotions guide you; total immersion in the heart of the Grands Causses area
  • Pictures to show you the stages and key figures in the construction of this extraordinary structure
  • Get an overview from the belvedere to enjoy the panoramic view… and the viaduct!

Practical information

Opening hours in 2022

Free exhibition, open 7 days a week, all year round (except 01/01 and 25/12)

  • 1/01 to 27/03 : 9am - 4.50pm
  • 28/03 to 07/07 : 9am - 5.50pm
  • 08/07 to 31/08 : 9am - 6.50pm
  • 01/09 to 30/09 : 9am - 5.50pm
  • 01/10 to 06/11 : 10am - 5.50pm
  • 07/11 to 31/12 : 9am - 4.50pm


Renovation work of the Millau Viaduct roadways are currently being processed.

The circulation on the viaduct will be changed during the works. Every vehicle will drive in the North-South way between the 30/08 and the 20/09, and then in the South-North way until October 12.

The Millau Viaduct rest area will be accessible only in the direction of the vehicles on the highway. It stays accessible from Millau, and the “Boulevard du viaduc”.

Have a look at the map.

Not to be missed on the Millau Viaduct Rest Area

Gourmet dining area - «Get a taste»

Michel Bras, with some help from his brother André and his son Sébastien, created a buckwheat and rye flour recipe. In 2008, the first ever Capucins were baked at the Millau Viaduct Rest Area. This cone-shaped pancake is cooked on the spot and filled with local produce.
Have a break - come and «Get a taste of Aveyron» at the Gourmet dining area!

Open 7 days a week, from the end of March to the end of October

+33 (0)5 65 61 65 28

Aveyron visitors’ area - «Come and visit»

Around a central courtyard, amid both old and new building styles, visitors can walk from room to room, discovering Aveyron’s riches and know-how, as well as its natural and cultural heritage.
Make sure you ask our holiday advisers from the Tourism Development Agency for information and brochures!

Open 7 days a week, all year round (except 01/01 and 25/12)

+33 (0)5 65 62 19 16

Souvenir shop - «Get your gifts here»

Postcards, magnets, children’s books… get a souvenir to remind you of your visit to Millau Viaduct!

+33 (0)5 65 61 61 55