Discover the beginnings of aviation in Toulouse

My group visit: meet the pioneers of Aéropostale

L’Envol des Pionniers invites you to find out about the history of L’Aéropostale and its pioneers which still inspires aviation today. Immerse yourself in the fabulous adventure of these daring and visionary men and women who risked everything to connect people and get the mail through.

Visit the permanent exhibition

In the exhibition, on your own or supported, you will meet, alongside period objects, canvas workers, mechanics and famous pilots who will tell you about their job and the challenges they had to overcome.

Opening times and days

Opening times for the general public

and special opening times for groups :

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

from 9.30am to 12.30pm or from 1.30pm to 5pm.

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Entrance tickets from €7 for adults and from €4 for children
20 people minimum

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Extra Services which Can Be Booked:

The Tour de Piste

Accompanied by one of the characters from L’Envol des Pionniers, discover the entire historic site of Montaudran, from the airfield to the assembly buildings including Didier Daurat’s office. A guided tour that will surprise you. Explore (link to the tour)

And exclusively, visit a real mail sorting wagon whose arrival at Matabiau station marked the beginning of the mail adventure on La Ligne. Board a mail carriage and find yourself in June 1930.

Price : €65 (for 25 people)

Why Book as a Group?

  • A preferential group rate
  • We organise and design your programme beforehand
  • Optimal visiting comfort
  • During visits with a guide, more content and stories
  • Optional: lunch in a partner restaurant from 2024.

Do you have a question or a need?

If you have the slightest question or need, our team is ready to provide you with full support. Don’t hesitate to contact us, we’ll be delighted to help.

For your Christmas tree, choose L'Envol des Pionniers

Make the most of your Christmas tree to visit the very place where the great love affair between Toulouse and aircraft began in 1918.

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