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
Theme : Chapel

71960 BERZE-LA-VILLE

Saône-et-Loire

Art lovers, see you in the Moines chappel in Berzé-la-Ville near Cluny. You will discover magnificent romanesque paintings from the XII century...

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lavoir de Fontenelle
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Wash house

21360 MONTCEAU-ET-ECHARNANT

Côte d'Or

Wash house of Fontenelle - Montceau-Echarnant In the hamlet of Grandmont, you will see two wash houses, the first in the direction of Saussey,...

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truffe
Type : Museum
Theme : Agriculture rural life, Living museum, Gastronomy, Natural sciences

21700 MAREY-LES-FUSSEY

Côte d'Or

The Maison aux Mille Truffes et Champignons is a mycology interpretation centre. Visit its exhibition and learn all about the underground world of...

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JARDIN DU PETIT ROI DE GRACE
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Pleasure garden

21200 BEAUNE

Côte d'Or

Jardin d'agrément de 550 m2, arbres fruitiers, arbustes, rosiers et plantes vivaces.

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dégustation
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Industrial site

21200 MONTAGNY-LES-BEAUNE

Côte d'Or

Veuve Ambal opens its doors to allow you witness the creation of Burgundy crémant wine. Thus, you will discover the fermenting rooms, the aging...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Fortified castle

89560 DRUYES-LES-BELLES-FONTAINES

Yonne

The fortified castle of the counts of Auxerre and Nevers is the prototype of a series of castles built at the end of the reign of Philippe Auguste....

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Type : Park and garden
Theme : Park

89390 NUITS

Yonne

Nuits-sur-Armançon castle, half bastion, half recreational home, was erected in 1560 in the middle of the wars of religion. Its 6 hectare English...

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

58160 BEARD

Nièvre

L'église Saint-Laurent est l'ancienne église d'un prieuré, édifié au cours de la seconde moitié du XIIè siècle par une dizaine de moines...

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Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : Conservatory, Pleasure garden, Park Fortified castle

71460 BISSY-SUR-FLEY

Saône-et-Loire

Pontus de Tyard castle is the crade of one of the founders of ‘La Pléïade’: Pontus de Tyard, a great humanist poet. This ancient Medieval...

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Type : Museum
Theme : school, History, Military

71400 AUTUN

Saône-et-Loire

The old seminary chapel and the crypt of Autun’s military lycée are today home to the collections of the Musée des Anciens Enfants de troupe....

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tête de lions à l'entrée
Type : Historical sites and monuments
Theme : House

21230 ARNAY-LE-DUC

Côte d'Or

The Maison Bourgogne welcomes you at Arnay-le-Duc. It is a beautiful XVI home. This house, now the Tourist Office, has a rich past. It was the home...

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L'étang de Jean
Type : Museum
Theme : Decorative arts

71310 MERVANS

Saône-et-Loire

Lieu d'exposition de sculptures en acier, bois et pierre (pièces uniques). Atelier d'outils anciens. Collectif La Musarde.

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Au Pays de Poil de Carotte
Type : Historical sites and monuments

58800 CHITRY-LES-MINES

Nièvre

Chitry-les-Mines et Chaumot gardent le souvenir d'un enfant du Pays, l'écrivain Jules Renard (1864-1910). Une balade dans ces deux charmants...

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jardin des simples 1 jlm 2017
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Botanical garden

71250 CLUNY

Saône-et-Loire

Overlooking the narthex, the «Simples» garden, of medieval inspiration, contains around a hundred varieties of plants with healing properties and...

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Jardin_des_Terrasses_Le_Creusot©Cyrille_Dinant (11)
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Industry Park

71200 LE CREUSOT

Saône-et-Loire

In Le Creusot, in front of the Chateau de la Verrerie, there was a platform overlooking the blast furnaces and where different elements required...

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