Historical sites and monuments

Château de Villemenant
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Castle

58130 GUERIGNY

Nièvre

Le Château de Villemenant, situé sur les rives de la Nièvre à Guérigny, reste attaché à l’histoire de l'essor de la sidérurgie au XVII et XVIIIè,...

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Musée Raymond Rochette
Type : Museum
Theme : Contemporary / modern art, Craft industries, Gallo-Roman, History, Prehistory Keep

71200 SAINT-SERNIN-DU-BOIS

Saône-et-Loire

The Musée Raymond Rochette in Saint-Sernin-du-Bois invites you to discover the rich local heritage. The museum, which is housed in a genuine keep,...

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PCUBOU0890000131
Type : Museum
Theme : Telecommunications Tower

89440 ANNOUX

Yonne

Two centuries ago, Claude Chappe invented the telegraph. The instrument, installed on the top of towers, 8-10 km apart, facilitated long distance...

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Entrée des halles de Dijon
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Covered market

21000 DIJON

Côte d'Or

The Dijon Market Halls were built based on plans drawn by the Eiffel company in the XIX century. with a roof inspired from the Paris Halles....

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Château de Saint-Point - Lamartine
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Author's house Park Castle

71520 SAINT-POINT

Saône-et-Loire

Saint-Point-Lamartine castle was a gift to the poet of the same name in 1820. Its architecture was originally for defence, it was then rebuilt in a...

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Abbaye de la Ferté
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Park Castle

71240 SAINT-AMBREUIL

Saône-et-Loire

In Saint-Ambreuil,set of to discover one of the most important cistercian abbeys: the Ferté abbey. The church, the first church founded by saint...

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Passy-les-tours (1)
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Castle

58400 VARENNES-LES-NARCY

Nièvre

Le château de Passy-les-Tours (propriété privée) fait l’objet d’une inscription au titre des monuments historiques depuis le 28 juin 1927....

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Château de Commarin
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Chapel, Castle

21320 COMMARIN

Côte d'Or

Commarin castle has been occupied by the same family for 7 centuries. Marked with the seal of Marie-Judith de Vienne, its owner during the age of...

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Fontaine-Française - Façade sur la cour
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Castle

21610 FONTAINE-FRANCAISE

Côte d'Or

The château of Fontaine-Française is one of the most beautiful châteaux in the region. It incarnates the classical perfection of large dwellings...

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l'Espionne de l'Auxois terrasse morvandelle
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Fortified castle

21390 VIC-SOUS-THIL

Côte d'Or

On the border between the Morvan and the Auxois regions, on a 500m hill, Thil castle is one of France’s most ancient fortresses. Nowadays, you can...

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Tour de l'Orle d'Or
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Keep, Tower

21140 SEMUR-EN-AUXOIS

Côte d'Or

The Orle d’Or Tower is the emblem of the medieval town of Semur-en-Auxois. It is also know as the “fendue” tower or the Lourdault tower. It was the...

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Tour Saint Nicolas
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Tower

71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL

Saône-et-Loire

Cet édifice a connu diverses fonctions au fil du temps. Ancienne église paroissiale consacrée en 1535, son architecture s’enrichit d’un clocher...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Pleasure garden, Park Castle, Palace

71640 MELLECEY

Saône-et-Loire

Germolles castle is the only well-preserved pleasure home of the dukes of Burgundy. Pass between its two entrance towers and admire the chappel,...

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Ivry-en-Montagne, Château de Coraboeuf
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Castle, Keep, Fortified structure

21340 VAL-MONT

Côte d'Or

The castle of Coraboeuf in Ivry-en-Montagne has spanned the centuries. It resisted assaults by the écorcheurs, demomlition ordered by Louis XI and...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Castle

58110 CHATILLON-EN-BAZOIS

Nièvre

Ce château vivant, possédant une âme, est une grande demeure de famille qui retrace une longue histoire de mille ans. La visite est une promenade...

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