Live a unique experience in the old ocher factory in Roussillon!

ôkhra – Ecomuseum of ocher

 ôkhra is a site for visitors, a unique place where courses for amateurs, discovery workshops for the whole family and artists’ exhibitions take place.

visites groupes ôkhra

This old ocher factory can be visited alone, with family, friends or during group outings organized in advance. Take a guided tour, or discover the site by following the commented route.

Pigments multicolores comptoir okhra

Ochres, pigments, natural earths, dye plants, dyes, binders, tools, rare materials, practical works and beautiful books are offered by the counter on site or on this site.

Atelier famille ôkhra

Activities take place all year round, for schools and groups. Other workshops are offered on request for individual visitors, and during school holidays.

ôkhra – Ecomuseum of ocher


ôkhra adopts a new name for the old Mathieu ocher factory in Roussillon, Provence. Previously named Conservatory of Ocher and Color, you can now call it Ecomuseum of Ocher.


Okhra’s job is also to support project leaders, businesses and communities with two specialties: Color and SCIC.

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Practical information

2 km from the village of Roussillon

Free parking

Dogs allowed

Direct bus access via line 17

Bike rental

Fire precautions

Find Us

Okhra Écomusée de l’ocre
570 route d’Apt
84220 Roussillon