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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21200 BEAUNE

Côte d'Or

Also known as the "Daughter of Cluny", the Notre Dame Collegiate Church represents a beautiful example of Burgundian Romanesque architecture, which...

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Theme : Castle

21360 LUSIGNY-SUR-OUCHE

Côte d'Or

Le château de Lusigny a été construit à la fin du XVIIe siècle à l'emplacement d'une ancienne ferme fortifiée. Il est remarquable par son escalier...

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Theme : ArboretumPleasure gardenPark Castle

71200 LE CREUSOT

Saône-et-Loire

In the centre of the Creusot, see you in the Château of Verrerie. Before having been transformed by the Schneider family, the site hosted the...

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71250 BERGESSERIN

Saône-et-Loire

L'église de Bergesserin n’a conservé de l’époque romane du XIe siècle et XIIe siècle que le chœur, l’abside, la travée sous clocher et le clocher...

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71420 PERRECY-LES-FORGES

Saône-et-Loire

The church of Perrecy-les-Forges is one of the most beautiful example of Romanesque architecture in Burgundy. Its sculpted tympanum and refined...

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Ville de Varzy
Theme : HistoryMusic

58210 VARZY

Nièvre

The charming small town of Varzy lies at the heart of the Nièvre area. Don't miss the very original Auguste Grasset museum, the work of an avid...

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Chaisiers et Pailleuses
Type : Museum
Theme : Popular arts and traditionsLiving museumProfessions / trades

71290 RANCY

Saône-et-Loire

Come and find out about a traditional Bresse activity – chair-making - and prepare to be amazed! The musée Chaisiers et Pailleuses in Rancy uses...

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Auxonne

21130 AUXONNE

Côte d'Or

A former Burgundy stronghold on the Franche-Compté banks of the Saône, Auxonne has a rare military heritage. A museum is dedicated to Bonaparte who...

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Musée du Grès
Type : Museum

58310 SAINT-AMAND-EN-PUISAYE

Nièvre

The Musée du Grès in Saint-Armand-en-Puisaye pays homage to a 400 year old tradition. The region’s subsoil is very rich in clay sandstone, giving...

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89450 SAINT-PERE-SOUS-VEZELAY

Yonne

The archeological site of Fontaines Salées at Saint-Père-Sous-Vézelay has uncovered mineral water springs in use since BC Discover this site, which...

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Type : Industrial Site
Theme : Wines and vineyards

89530 SAINT-BRIS-LE-VINEUX

Yonne

The Bailly-Lapierre Cellars have been housed in Bailly’s underground quarries since 1972. hey were founded by Auxerre wine-growers to elaborate...

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Type : Museum
Theme : ArcheologyGallo-RomanHistoryChildren'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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Mare ancienne de Darbois - BUNCEY

21400 BUNCEY

Côte d'Or

The ancient pond of Darbois was recently restored and equipped with a notice-board describing existing aquatic fauna.

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Tapisseries d'Aubusson

58170 LUZY

Nièvre

l'Hôtel de Ville abrite des tapisseries d'Aubusson classées monuments historiques. Ces huit pièces sur le thème de la tragédie d'Esther, du début...

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Type : Museum
Theme : Wines and vineyards

21200 MONTAGNY-LES-BEAUNE

Côte d'Or

Explore in-depth the world of Crémant de Bourgogne! At the production site of Veuve Ambal discover the secrets of how the Crémant de Bourgogne is...

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