In order to provide a cultural offer to as many people as possible, it is important to consider the diversity and specific needs of all audiences. Thus, La Maison de la Vache qui rit offers a museographic tour and workshops adapted to facilitate access and visits for people with disabilities.
A reception labelled by the Tourism and Disability Association (for motor, hearing, visual and intellectual disabilities).
On arrival / On site
Parking : Two GIG GIC parking spaces are available in the public car park in front of the entrance to La Maison de La Vache qui rit 25 rue Richebourg 39000 Lons-le-Saunier.
You can also use the drop-off point in front of our main blue gate and then park the vehicle further away.
Reception: The reception staff and cultural mediators are trained to receive disabled visitors.
A map of the different facilities is given to you on arrival at the ticket office. Download it!
Dogs accompanying people with disabilities, whatever the type of disability – motor, sensory or mental – and whose owners can prove that the animal has been trained are of course welcome.
A tour guide, in smartphone* format, accompanies you throughout the tour and allows you to discover the history of The Laughing Cow® with commentary. Access additional content, detailed explanations of the objects on display, and exclusive content that will please the curious, collectors and big fans of The Laughing Cow!
This tour is available on a personal smartphone without internet, no application to download and no space limit. If you do not have a smartphone, we can lend you a tablet for the duration of your visit.
The toilets are located on the ground floor and are also accessible and adapted for wheelchair access.
A lift provides access to each floor of the museum.
Finally, you will find a relaxation area where you can eat, drink or simply take a break… In summer, you can also enjoy our Petite Marmite, a restaurant located on the terrace of La Maison (accessible by lifts), with a menu that changes every year and combines local products and products from the Bel Group. Unique gustatory discoveries!
Tools to help you visit
> People with reduced mobility: three wheelchairs are available to the public
> Intellectual or physical disabilities: an adapted audio guide, in smartphone format, available at the reception of The Laughing Cow House, offers a visit in FALC (Easy to Read and Understand) accompanied by a third person. This tour is available on a personal smartphone without internet, without any application to download and without space limit.
> Visually impaired: an adapted audio-guide, in smartphone format, available at the reception of The Laughing Cow House, offers a 40-minute audiodescription tour, as well as a tour in FALC (Easy to Read and Understand), for visually impaired visitors accompanied by a third person. This tour is available on a personal smartphone without internet, with no application to download and no space limit.
Magnifiers are available free of charge at the reception desk.
On the first floor, the educational system consists of manual activities supervised by a mediator.
> Hearing impaired: an adapted visoguide, in smartphone format, available at the Maison de La Vache qui rit reception desk, offers a tour of the history of The Laughing Cow® in French Sign Language. This tour can be available on a personal smartphone without internet, without any application to download and without any space limit.
In order to give you the best possible welcome and to make the most of La Maison, we advise you to contact us beforehand so that we can advise you on the best time to visit.