History and heritage

Legacy of the former power of Burgundy, the region has a wealth of treasures to discover and visit. Numerous structures bear witness to this rich past: châteaux, canals, chapels, churches, abbeys, hospices (‘hôtels-Dieu’)…

Musée Lamartine
Type : Museum
Theme : Decorative arts, Fine arts, History, famous men and women, Literature

71000 MACON

Saône-et-Loire

The Musée Lamartine in Mâcon, on the first floor of the l'hôtel Sénecé pays homage to the famous poet. You’ll find records about the life and works...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Apothecary and General Hospital

21200 BEAUNE

Côte d'Or

Founded in 1443 by Nicolas Rolin, chancellor of Philippe le Bon, this jewel of high gothic architecture, illustrates the strong bond between...

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façade Hôtel Belime
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Private mansion

21350 VITTEAUX

Côte d'Or

The Belime Hotel in Vitteaux offers you the rare opportunity to visit a XIII century house. It was then the house of the castle guards, falling...

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parc Buffon Montbard
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Park

21500 MONTBARD

Côte d'Or

The count of Buffon, a world renowed naturalist, created the park in 1734 on the hill were the castle of the dukes of Burgundy stood at that time....

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Marais des Brosses
Type : Natural Site

21290 RECEY-SUR-OURCE

Côte d'Or

Le marais des Brosses vous propose un circuit de 250 m en pleine nature dont la moitié est une passerelle basse sur pilotis (succès garanti pour...

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PCUBOU0890000041
Type : Museum
Theme : Archeology, History, Prehistory Abbey, cloister, Crypt, Church, Monastry

89000 AUXERRE

Yonne

The musée Saint-Germain, an ambitious project which seeks to promote the heritage of the Auxerre region, takes visitors on an amazing journey back...

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Etalante - Cirque de la Coquille
Type : Historical sites and monuments

21510 ETALANTE

Côte d'Or

A 2 km en amont du lavoir, ce cirque est caractérisé par ses éboulis calcaires qui encerclent la source de la Coquille. Un sentier à flanc de...

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Diorama
Type : Museum
Theme : Religious art, History, Children's museum

71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL

Saône-et-Loire

On your way to Paray-le-Monial, stop off at the parc des Chapelains. An installation of 18 carved pictures, enhanced by a sound and light display,...

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Site Archéologique des Bolards - La cave aux amphores
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Archeological site

21700 NUITS-SAINT-GEORGES

Côte d'Or

The archeological site of Bolards in Nuit-Saint-Georges has uncovered a town founded in the Irst century BC by the Eduens. Observe the santuary,...

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PCUBOU0890000240
Type : Natural Site
Theme : Natural reserve Rock

89660 MAILLY-LE-CHATEAU

Yonne

In Mailly-le-Château, enter the Nature Reserve of Bois du Parc and discover landscapes more than 150 million years old! At the time, the region was...

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Chapelle des Elus Dijon
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Chapel

21000 DIJON

Côte d'Or

With its décor of lithurgical objects, the Chapelle des Elus, integrated to the palace of the States of Burgundy, reminds us of the chappel of the...

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PCUBOU0890000144
Type : Museum
Theme : Wines and vineyards

89710 CHAMPVALLON

Yonne

The lever press, which has been in the Champ Vallon region since at least the 18th century is surprisingly large. The 6 ton device, measuring 9...

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PCUBOU0890000222
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Conservatory, Park, Natural reserve , orchard

89100 SENS

Yonne

Sens’ largest public green space, the parc champêtre des Champs-Captants, recreates the rural landscapes of years gone by. This natural site...

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Ours et ourson © Musée de l'Ours
Type : Museum

71500 LOUHANS

Saône-et-Loire

Le Musée de l'Ours est issu d'une collection privée. L'espace met en valeur des centaines d'ours en peluche de plusieurs générations aussi...

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Eglise Saint-Ferréol
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Church

71400 CURGY

Saône-et-Loire

Église datant du XIème siècle, clocher du XIIème siècle. Édifice à 3 nefs terminées par des chapelles. La sobriété du décor évoque le caractère...

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