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Tuesday 23 July 2024


Young explorers

Learning with the Gouffre de Padirac

Special broadcast - L’esprit sorcier

Fred's a journalist. Co-founder of the program "C'est pas Sorcier", he was editor and host for 20 years. He has also created other knowledge and discovery programs for France Télévision, including a news program for children À Toi l'Actu (France 3) with director Pascal Léonard. Today, they are both at the origin of the project « L’Esprit Sorcier »

“A wonderful ecosystem to discover...”



The Gouffre de Padirac - L'Esprit Sorcier (french version)

Fred returns to the field to discover the Gouffre de Padirac, one of the French geological wonders. How was it formed, what is there? And a stalactite, does it go up or down?

  • The Gouffre de Padirac - L'Esprit Sorcier (french version)

Download our free game sheets for children from 5 to 12 years old

Each game sheet, broken down by age group (5/7 years ; 8/11 years ; 12 years and over) consists of 4 themes around enigmas and charades. These entertaining and didactic cards contain numerous illustrations and games with various difficulties to prepare the visit. The "curious kids" will be able to discover the mystery hanging over the formation of the Abyss of Padirac. They will follow Edouard-Alfred Martel's incredible discovery of the site and learn more about the small animals that inhabit the Gouffre.

These sheets can also be used to support a school project as part of an outdoor activity or a presentation.