Visite au musée Bibracte
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Past and present collections

Unmissable museums

There is a particularly long list of museums in Burgundy! So how can you choose from them? To help you, here are our recommendations for museums and visits that shouldn't be missed.

See our top 10 museums

Memories of an eventful past

The most beautiful châteaus

It is impossible to count all the châteaus of Burgundy! Some are now in ruins, others have remained standing over the centuries or have been restored. To help you in your choice, we have selected the most beautiful ones for you: medieval fortresses, Renaissance residences, private or public estates, browse our selection here!

TOP 10 châteaus worth visiting

Poteries
Antoine Maillier-Centre archéologique européen de Bibracte
Le Vase de Vix
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Exceptional excavations

Archaeological sites

Come and experience the fascinating world of archaeology, thanks to some iconic sites from the Gallo-Roman era, such as Bibracte, Alésia and Châtillon-sur-Seine.

5 unmissable archaeological sites
Did you know?

A 2,500 year-old lady who really loves her wine

1952. Two amateur archaeologists came across a "krater", one of those huge vases that was used to mix wine and water at banquets, big enough for countless litres: it is 1.64 metres high and is the biggest bronze antique vase ever found!

 

See the Vix vase at the Musée de Châtillonnais-Trésor de Vix

Abbaye de Fontenay
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Spiritual places of interest

Unmissable religious heritage

2,000 years of spiritual and religious history can be told in Burgundy! Come and take in the majestic and peaceful atmosphere of the churches, abbeys and basilicas dotted across Burgundy.

 

Unmissable churches and religious sites

Some history...

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