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 : 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 : 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 : 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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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 : Agriculture rural lifeAutomatonsLiving 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 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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Type : Museum
Theme : Professions / tradesNatural settingsScience and technology

71520 DOMPIERRE-LES-ORMES

Saône-et-Loire

The Galerie Européenne de la Forêt et du Bois, located in Dompierre-les-Ormes, is the only centre of its kind. In this rural setting, in the south...

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Type : Archaeological site
Theme : Archeology

89400 MIGENNES

Yonne

The gallo-roman mosaic exhibited at the Migennes Tourist Office orginates from one of the largest mosaics in Northern Europe. This restaured...

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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 : 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 : Museum
Theme : ArcheologyContemporary / modern artDecorative artsFine artsearthenware/ceramicsGallo-RomanProfessions / tradesPrehistoryWines and vineyards

71000 MACON

Saône-et-Loire

The musée des Ursulines, housed within an imposing 17th century building, takes visitors on an exciting journey through Burgundy of yore. Visit the...

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Type : Park and garden
Theme : Botanical garden

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 : 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 : 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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Type : Museum
Theme : Agriculture rural lifeLiving museumGastronomyIndustryWines and vineyards

21700 NUITS-SAINT-GEORGES

Côte d'Or

Blackcurrant, the jewel in Burgundy’s crown, is revealed in all its glory, at the Cassissium museum. You’ll learn everything about its history, how...

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