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’)…

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Type : Historical sites and monuments

58260 LA MACHINE

Nièvre

Se situant à environ 30 kilomètres au Sud de Nevers (préfecture de la Nièvre), l'histoire de La Machine a été marquée par trois siècles d...

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Musée © Musée Histoire et Culture des Sourds
Type : Museum
Theme : famous men and women

71500 LOUHANS

Saône-et-Loire

Un musée unique en son genre, qui expose tous les aspects de l'histoire et de la culture des sourds, l'histoire des nombreuses écoles pour enfants...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments

71400 AUTUN

Saône-et-Loire

Située au sommet d'une nécropole gallo-romaine, la Pierre de Couhard, construite au 1er siècle après Jésus Christ, est un monument funéraire....

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Type : Park and garden
Theme : Park

21200 BEAUNE

Côte d'Or

Creuzotte park in Beaune was created in 2008 as an extention to Bouzaize park as part of an effort to attain sustainable development. Its layout...

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Type : Museum

58700 PREMERY

Nièvre

Après une quête passionnée de plus de 25 ans, Annick et Thierry Leproust ont rassemblé une exceptionnelle collection de grès anciens dont plus de...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : earthenware/ceramics Fortified castle, Dovecot

89520 TREIGNY

Yonne

Discover Ratilly castle in Treigny, now a centre for live art. Visit its very renowed traditional sandstone Puisaye potery workshop. Take advantage...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Castle, Keep

21270 TALMAY

Côte d'Or

Nestled between two arms of the river Vingeanne, the château of Talmay (XVIII century) is overlooked by a spectacular fortified tower from the XIII...

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Type : Park and garden

21460 VIC-DE-CHASSENAY

Côte d'Or

Deux femmes, la très vertueuse Jeanne de Chantal et la célèbre Marquise de Sévigné ont vécu dans ce vénérable château, l'un des plus anciens de...

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Type : Park and garden
Theme : Park Castle

71140 BOURBON-LANCY

Saône-et-Loire

Puzenat gardens, located in the heart of Bourbon-Lancy, extend over 6 hectares. The gardens’ name derives from the Puzenat family who used to own...

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arriere eglise dienay
Type : Historical sites and monuments

21120 DIENAY

Côte d'Or

Restaurée en 2004, elle servait de lieu de stockage pour conserver les aliments au frais. Elle a été construite au XVIIIe siècle par le...

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Musée International des Parachutistes du Special Air Service (seconde guerre mondiale)
Type : Museum
Theme : War memories

71240 SENNECEY-LE-GRAND

Saône-et-Loire

Sennecey-le-Grand, an important centre for the resistance during the Second World War is today home to the Musée International des Parachutistes du...

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PCUBOU071148109_7
Type : Museum
Theme : Popular arts and traditions, school, History, Professions / trades, Science and technology

71570 ROMANECHE-THORINS

Saône-et-Loire

Find out everything there is to know about France’s craft workers at the Musée Départmental du Compangonnage. The museum has assembled a vast...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Town

21220 GEVREY-CHAMBERTIN

Côte d'Or

In the heart of the Côte de Nuits, the reputation of the Gevrey-Chambertin vineyard is firmly established. After a wine tasting, discover its...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Conservatory, Pleasure garden Farm

89230 VENOUSE

Yonne

In Venouse, the cistercian barn of Beauvais dominates the river Serein and offers a splendid panorama of the valley. It was built from 1237 for...

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Type : Museum
Theme : Professions / trades, Natural settings, Science and technology

71520 DOMPIERRE-LES-ORMES

Saône-et-Loire

The Galerie Européenne de la Forêt et du Bois, located in Dompierre-les-Ormes, is the only centre of its kind. In this rural setting, in the south...

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