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 : Interpretive centre
Theme : Industry History, Industry, Science and technology

71200 LE CREUSOT

Saône-et-Loire

In an outbuilding of the Chateau de la Verrerie, which was actually used as a tennis court, discover the adventure of Le Creusot industries with...

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Vue aérienne de l'abbaye
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Abbey

21290 ESSAROIS

Côte d'Or

The Val des Choues Abbey is a must for all fox hunting enthusiasts! This old Cistercian monastery, situated in the heart of Châtillon national...

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Musée archéologique de Dijon - ancienne abbaye Saint-Bénigne
Type : Museum
Theme : Archeology, Prehistory

21000 DIJON

Côte d'Or

The Musée archéologique de Dijon, housed in Saint-Bénigne Abbey, invites visitors to explore the history of Burgundy from Prehistoric times to the...

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Château de Rosey
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Park Castle

71390 ROSEY

Saône-et-Loire

The 18th-century Château de Rosey offers a tour of the apartments of a lord in the court of Louis XVI, as restored to their original state.Jardin à...

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CHATEAU D'ANCY LE FRANC & Nouveau Parterre Est 2017 © Château d'Ancy le Franc
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Park

89160 ANCY-LE-FRANC

Yonne

Discover a wonderful historic garden – a hidden gem! The Château d’Ancy-le-Franc is surrounded by magnificent gardens which are open to the public....

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

21760 LAMARCHE-SUR-SAONE

Côte d'Or

Eglise du 19ème siècle, qui a la particularité de posséder 2 clochers....

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La Cave des Moines
Type : Museum
Theme : Wines and vineyards

21400 MASSINGY

Côte d'Or

The OenoCentre Ampélopsis takes visitors on a unique voyage through the world of vine and wine. The exhibition, which is housed in an historic...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Town

71290 CUISERY

Saône-et-Loire

In the Burgundian Bresse, Cuisery will thrill literature enthusiasts. Here, the book is king: the village is home to several bookshops, craft...

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Jardin de La Poste
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Pleasure garden

71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL

Saône-et-Loire

Situé rue du Marché, longeant la Bourbince, ce jardinet accueille une collection de sauges vivaces et annuelles complétées par une collections de...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Castle

58150 SUILLY-LA-TOUR

Nièvre

Château des 15ème et 16ème siècles : construit en 1605, le château des Granges porte sur ses murs les traces des extensions et remaniements qui se...

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Abreuvoir dans la cour d'honneur
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Pleasure garden

21290 ESSAROIS

Côte d'Or

The garden of Val des Choues abbey was set up on the site of the monks’ ancient vegetable gardens. Situated to the north of Châtillon-sur-Seine,...

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Ville d'Art et d'Histoire de Nevers
Type : Historical sites and monuments

58000 NEVERS

Nièvre

Nevers présente un patrimoine riche et varié que vous pourrez découvrir de multiples façons (visites guidées, visite audio-guidée, cheminement...

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Apothicairerie de l'Hôtel-Dieu
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Apothecary and General Hospital

71000 MACON

Saône-et-Loire

In Mâcon, stop off at the Hötel-Dieu and enter the ground floor apothecary. Created in 1775, it has retained its original décor: its Louis XV style...

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La Maison du Visiteur, Vézelay ajustéé
Type : Interpretive centre
Theme : Basilica

89450 VEZELAY

Yonne

An essential stop off point, during your climb up to the Vézelay Basilica, is the Maison du visiteur where you’ll discover the secrets of monk...

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Eglise de Saint-Maurice-les-Couches
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Church

71490 SAINT-MAURICE-LES-COUCHES

Saône-et-Loire

L'église néo-romane actuelle fut consacrée en 1862 (une chapelle à St Maurice accueillait les fidèles de Saint-Maurice et Dracy-les-Couches, mais...

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