L’Aventure du Sucre
L’Aventure du Sucre (Beau Plan, Pamplemousses) – this is a museum dedicated to the history of sugar (the one-time engine of the island’s economy). The museum teaches visitors everything they need to know about the history of sugar and how it is intrinsically linked to that of Mauritius. The story told by L’Aventure du Sucre will fascinate children and adults. The entire history of sugar in Mauritius is charted by the museum; its evolution on the island from the time of the first colonists to modern production techniques, technical progress in sugar manufacture, and facts on sugar cane and its impact on the world economy.
Admission: Rs. 350 (adult tourist), Rs. 175 (child tourist and students), Rs. 150 (local adult), Rs. 75(children/students/seniors). Hours: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (daily inc. public holidays).