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 des Ursulines
Type : Museum
Theme : Archeology, Contemporary / modern art, Decorative arts, Fine arts, earthenware/ceramics, Gallo-Roman, Professions / trades, Prehistory, Wines and vineyards

71000 MACON

Saône-et-Loire

The musée des Ursulines, housed within an imposing 17th century building, takes visitors on an exciting journey through Burgundy of yore. Visit the...

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Type : Museum
Theme : Animals, Natural sciences Park

71290 CUISERY

Saône-et-Loire

The Centre Eden, Education Découverte Nature in Cuisery seeks to raise awareness about the biodiversity of our natural environment. Wander around...

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Musée du tissage
Type : Museum
Theme : Industry, Professions / trades Industrial site

71170 CHAUFFAILLES

Saône-et-Loire

The Musée de tissage, testament to Chaufailles’ glorious industrial past linked to the Lyon silk trade, invites you to discover all about the looms...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Archeology Ruins and remains

89400 MIGENNES

Yonne

The gallo-roman mosaic exhibited at the Migennes Tourist Office orginates from one of the largest mosaics in Northern Europe. This restaured...

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Bâtiment au miel, toiture restaurée en 2013
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Abbey, Monastry

21700 SAINT-NICOLAS-LES-CITEAUX

Côte d'Or

Visit Cîteaux Abbey and immerse yourself in the fascinating world of monks – both medieval and contemporary. Discover the birthplace of the...

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Type : Museum
Theme : Agriculture rural life, Animals, Gastronomy, Professions / trades, Children's museum, Science and technology, Natural sciences

71120 CHAROLLES

Saône-et-Loire

The Maison du Charolais - located in Charolles, of course! - reveals the secrets and wealth of this exceptional breed of cattle. You’ll find out...

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L'Imaginarium vous accueille à Nuits-Saint-Georges
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Industrial site

21700 NUITS-SAINT-GEORGES

Côte d'Or

The Imaginarium - a world of wine and fun in Burgundy. "Sacrée Vigne!!" is a captivating learning experience. Discover the methods of tending vines...

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Musée du carrelage céramique d'art Paul Charnoz
Type : Museum
Theme : Popular arts and traditions, earthenware/ceramics, Industry Industrial site

71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL

Saône-et-Loire

Visit the Musée du carrelage céramique d'art where you’ll learn about the history of terracotta. The museum is named after Paul Chanoz who...

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La Roseraie des Villages de France
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Pleasure garden, Park

71400 LA CELLE-EN-MORVAN

Saône-et-Loire

How about a scented walk through the Roseraie des Villages de France ? This magnificent garden, located in La Celle-en-Morvan, extends over some 6...

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L'Imaginarium vous accueille à Nuits-Saint-Georges
Type : Museum
Theme : Wines and vineyards

21700 NUITS-SAINT-GEORGES

Côte d'Or

Fancy an unusual introduction to the world of wine and vine? The Imaginarium, in Nuits-Saint-George, capital of the Côte de Nuits region, offers...

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Cratère de Vix
Type : Museum
Theme : New technology and images Archeology, Religious art, Industry, Prehistory, Natural sciences

21400 CHATILLON-SUR-SEINE

Côte d'Or

Visit the Musée du Pays Châtillonais where you can see the Trésor de Vix. The Treasure, found at the burial place of a Celtic Princess, contains...

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Musée du hiéron salle centrale
Type : Museum
Theme : Contemporary / modern art, Religious art, Religious art, Fine arts, History, Children's museum

71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL

Saône-et-Loire

The story of Christianity will hold no secrets for you after a visit to the Musée-monument du Hiéron in Paray-le-Monial! The museum, which was...

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Type : Museum
Theme : Archeology, Gallo-Roman, History, Children's museum

71990 SAINT-LEGER-SOUS-BEUVRAY

Saône-et-Loire

Go back in time to the era of Chieftain Vercingétorix and the city of Bibracte. At its height, this city counted more than 10,000 Eduens, a...

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Le Jardin des 5 Roses
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Pleasure garden

21240 TALANT

Côte d'Or

The Jardin des 5 Roses is a wonderful example of the region’s architectural heritage and spans several centuries. The garden, located on the...

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Le Musée de Bibracte
Type : Museum
Theme : Archeology Archeological site

58370 GLUX-EN-GLENNE

Nièvre

Bibracte, c'est le nom d'une ancienne ville gauloise sur le mont Beuvray, capitale des Eduens, l'un des peuples les plus puissants de Gaule....

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