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’)…

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...

More information

Jardins Menant
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Pleasure garden

89200 AVALLON

Yonne

Juste au pied des remparts, dans la belle vallée du Cousin, cet espace paysager communal est installé sur le site des anciennes tanneries. Jardins...

More information

vue de la Vierge Noire

21360 LUSIGNY-SUR-OUCHE

Côte d'Or

At the top of the wooded area, in the east, overlooking the village of Lusigny-sur-Ouche, a black Madonna sits on an isolated rock, almost human...

More information

Les Pivoines © Jardin Beauvoir
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Pleasure garden

71500 BRANGES

Saône-et-Loire

Ancien verger transformé peu à peu par les propriétaires en un jardin d'agrément à l'anglaise sur un terrain d'un demi-hectare.

More information

Château de Vinzelles
Theme : Castle

71680 VINZELLES

Saône-et-Loire

Vinzelles castle is two things at once: a XI stronghouse stands next to a noble house of the XIII and XIV centuries. Wine lovers will appreciate...

More information

Logis des hôtes
Type : Interpretive centre
Theme : Fortified castleCastleFortified structureKeep

21320 CHATEAUNEUF

Côte d'Or

The château is a jewel of mediaeval architecture in Burgundy. It stands at the heart of an unspoilt village overlooking thevalley and the Burgundy...

More information

pat-theatre-antique

71400 AUTUN

Saône-et-Loire

Construit aux environs de 70 après Jésus Christ et situé à l’est de la ville antique, il était destiné aux représentations dramatiques. Avec ses...

More information

Fontaine-de-Chamont-4
Type : Natural Site
Theme : Natural reserve

58110 BICHES

Nièvre

Situé à Chamont, près de la Fontaine, ce site fait partie de l'inventaire ZNIEFF (Zone Naturelle d’Intérêt Écologique Faunistique et Floristique)...

More information

Type : Museum
Theme : Agriculture rural lifeCraft industriesHistoryIndustryProfessions / tradesAgricultural land

71140 BOURBON-LANCY

Saône-et-Loire

In the early 20th century, there was a revolution in the world of agricultural equipment. The Puzenat company was at the heart of this revolution....

More information

Bibracte7
Type : Archaeological site
Theme : ArcheologyHistory

71990 SAINT-LEGER-SOUS-BEUVRAY

Saône-et-Loire

Bibracte est le nom de l'ancienne capitale gauloise située sur le Mont Beuvray. Sous une hêtraie centenaire, un guide-animateur vous fera revivre...

More information

source de l'Ouche

21360 LUSIGNY-SUR-OUCHE

Côte d'Or

Sources of Ouche - Lusigny-sur-Ouche The Ouche is a meeting of 7 sources including that of Presles miraculous spring; is credited with cures for...

More information

Loire-Sauvage-S-Jean-Baptiste
Type : Natural Site

58150 POUILLY-SUR-LOIRE

Nièvre

At the mid-way point of the Loire river; the Val de Loire Nature Reserve. Take the paths punctuated by educational signs. Go meet the river and...

More information

Musee_homme_industrie_01
Type : Museum
Theme : Decorative artsLiving museumHistoryIndustryMiniature

71200 LE CREUSOT

Saône-et-Loire

The Museum of Man and Industries completes the Ecomuseum of Creusot-Monceau. It retraces the industrial history of the region, from the crytal...

More information

DSC_0105
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Park

21610 FONTAINE-FRANCAISE

Côte d'Or

Fontaine-Française castle is an ancient fortress which has become a recreation dwelling. Standing to the north-east of Dijon, this historical site...

More information

PCUBOU0890000067
Type : Museum
Theme : Folk art and traditionsLiving museumEnvironment and natureHandicrafts shopProfession Agriculture rural lifeAnimalsCraft industriesLiving museumHistoryProfessions / tradesChildren's museumScience and technologyNatural sciences ConservatoryNatural reserve orchard

89520 SAINTS-EN-PUISAYE

Yonne

The Vanneau watermill is the only functioning water mill in Burgundy and appears to present a perfectly preserved example of rural life. The miller...

More information