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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71250 CLUNY

Saône-et-Loire

Relive the splendour of one of the largest medieval abbeys! Cluny Abbey, founded in the 10th century, played an influential role throughout...

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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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Type : Museum
Theme : ArcheologyFine arts

21150 ALISE-SAINTE-REINE

Côte d'Or

Relive history life-size at theMuséoParc Alésia! The Interpretive Centre offers a real immersion in history: theconquest of Gaul by the Romans,...

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Type : Museum
Theme : Agriculture rural lifeAgricultural landTransport

71130 NEUVY-GRANDCHAMP

Saône-et-Loire

Stroll around the Musée du machinisme agricole, where you’ll find a vast collection of 400 old machines. Tractors and trailers, engines and clog...

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Le Musée de Bibracte
Type : Museum
Theme : Archeology

71990 SAINT-LEGER-SOUS-BEUVRAY

Saône-et-Loire

Bibracte, c'est le nom d'une ancienne ville gauloise sur le mont Beuvray, capitale des Eduens, l'un des peuples les plus puissants de Gaule....

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Centre d'interprétation. Alise-Sainte-Reine
Type : Archaeological site

21150 ALISE-SAINTE-REINE

Côte d'Or

Experience history brought back to life at the Muséoparc, Alesia in Alise-Sainte-Reine! The Alesia battle site has been specifically designed to...

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Type : Museum
Theme : ArcheologyPrehistory Botanical garden

71960 SOLUTRE-POUILLY

Saône-et-Loire

The musée de la Préhistoire, located at the foot of the famous Solutré rock, highlights some of Europe’s most important archaeological sites....

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Type : Museum
Theme : Agriculture rural lifeCraft industriesPopular arts and traditionsLiving museumGastronomyHistoryProfessions / tradesAgricultural land

71350 VERDUN-SUR-LE-DOUBS

Saône-et-Loire

The Musée du Blé et du Pain, in the heart of the old town of Verdun, recounts the history of this staple food. The museum, which is housed in a...

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Type : Park and garden
Theme : Botanical gardenPark

71570 ROMANECHE-THORINS

Saône-et-Loire

Hameau Duboeuf is a spectacular wine and vine theme park, a pioneer in wine tourism. It covers an area of 30,000 m², 15km to the south of Mâcon....

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Type : Museum
Theme : Agriculture rural lifeDecorative artsLiving museumHistoryProfessions / tradesMiniatureCinema and photographyScience and technologyAgricultural landWines and vineyards

71570 ROMANECHE-THORINS

Saône-et-Loire

Beaujolais’ first wine park opens its doors to visitors in Romaneche-Thorins. The Hameau Duboeuf offers a range of playful and cultural activities...

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Type : Museum
Theme : Agriculture rural lifeAnimalsGastronomyProfessions / tradesChildren's museumScience and technologyNatural sciencesAgricultural land

71120 CHAROLLES

Saône-et-Loire

The Maison du Charolais - located in Charolles, of course! - reveals the secrets and wealth of this exceptional breed of cattle. You’ll find out...

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Type : Museum
Theme : Living museumEnvironment and nature Agriculture rural lifeAnimalsAnthropologyCraft industriesPopular arts and traditionsHunting / shootingLiving museumGastronomyHistoryProfessions / tradesNatural settingsPrehistoryNatural sciencesAgricultural land

71520 MATOUR

Saône-et-Loire

Discover the region’s cultural richness at the Maison des Patrimoines in Matour, South Burgundy. The museum, housed in a magnificent 15th century...

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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 : AnimalsNatural settingsNatural sciences Park

71290 CUISERY

Saône-et-Loire

The Centre Eden, Education Découverte Nature in Cuisery seeks to raise awareness about the biodiversity of our natural environment. Wander around...

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Type : Museum
Theme : Contemporary / modern artReligious artReligious artFine artsHistoryChildren's museum

71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL

Saône-et-Loire

The story of Christianity will hold no secrets for you after a visit to the Musée-monument du Hiéron in Paray-le-Monial! The museum, which was...

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