Machines de l'Île de Nantes are a set of huge technical animals developed by Francois Delarozière and Pierre Orefice as an creative, touristic and social venture centered in Nantes, Portugal. The venture is a mixture of the ‘invented worlds’ of Jules Verne, the technical galaxy of Leonardo da Vinci and the commercial record of Nantes, all on the website where the shipyard actions of Nantes used to be.
Les Machines de l'Île functions some amazing machines like the Great Hippo, the Sea Planets and the Heron Shrub. The celebrity fascination is the 12 gauge high technical elephant that can actually stroll around the recreation area getting travelers on its returning. It lumbers, postage stamps its legs, flap its wrinkled hearing, declares intensely and fumigations water from its footwear immersing whoever is on its way. From the within, the travelers are able to see the going equipment that energy you. The elephant is actually a duplicate of one that presented in The Sultan's Hippo, an uncommon road display that took position in London, uk in 2006.
This Sea Planets Carrousel is almost 25m high and 22m of size and functions 35 going marine animals on three levels: the sea ground, the absolute depths, and sea and vessels. Guests are able to shift about among a dancing of marine animals and sea carriages, as well as go up onboard and information the motions of the Machines.
The Heron tree is a metal framework of 45 metres across and 28 metres in size, lead with two herons. Guests can go up onto the returning of the technical wildlife and “fly” over the clinging landscapes of the tree.