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 mont charlet
Type : Natural Site

58170 CHIDDES

Nièvre

Lieu de pèlerinage et de randonnée pédestre, le Montcharlet domine Chiddes. A son sommet le monument, en béton armé, haut de 21 mètres, abrite une...

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chapelle de Veilly

21360 VEILLY

Côte d'Or

Medieval relic of the 15th century with Gothic woodwork. Chapel Veilly, home of a magnificent stone statue of the Virgin Mary with the Child Jesus...

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Grandvaux
Theme : Castle

71800 VARENNES-SOUS-DUN

Saône-et-Loire

Le château se limitait à l'origine au gros corps de logis carré (ou donjon), flanqué de deux tours rondes (dont l'une accueille un escalier à vis)....

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lavoir de Fontenelle
Type : Industrial Site

21360 MONTCEAU-ET-ECHARNANT

Côte d'Or

Wash house of Fontenelle - Montceau-Echarnant In the hamlet of Grandmont, you will see two wash houses, the first in the direction of Saussey,...

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Web - Château Pierre de Bresse © OTPBB
Type : Museum
Theme : Living museum Agriculture rural lifeAnimalsAnthropologyCraft industriesDecorative artsFine artsLiving museumGastronomyHistoryLiteratureProfessions / tradesNatural settingsScience and technologyNatural sciencesAgricultural land Castle

71270 PIERRE-DE-BRESSE

Saône-et-Loire

Bresse bourguignonne is home to a wealth of natural and cultural treasures. The Ecomusée de Pierre-de-Bresse seeks to promote its regional riches...

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Type : Museum
Theme : Artist's house Fine artsHistoryfamous men and womenIndustryProfessions / tradesCinema and photographyScience and technologyAgricultural land

71240 SAINT-LOUP-DE-VARENNES

Saône-et-Loire

Visit the house of Nicéphore Niepce, the place where he invented photography. This amazing museum can be found in Saint-Loup-de-Varennes. All the...

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Musée du machinisme agricole (1)
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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Château de Malain
Type : Industrial Site
Theme : Fortified castle Rock

21410 MALAIN

Côte d'Or

Couronnant l'éperon rocheux qui domine le village de Mâlain, le château fort médiéval est accessible par un sentier.

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Type : Industrial Site
Theme : herb gardenPark

89190 COURGENAY

Yonne

The Cistercian Abbey at Vauluisant has enjoyed several reincarnations! Vauluisant, the sister church of Cîteaux abbey, was built in the 12th...

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58300 DECIZE

Nièvre

Sur l’emplacement de cette ancienne église (actuellement Salle Olga Olby) et des bâtiments voisins s’élevait en 1026 le prieuré Saint-Pierre,...

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21400 CHATILLON-SUR-SEINE

Côte d'Or

Discover the royal auditorium in Châtillon-sur-Seine, the former baillage (regional court) for this charming, flower-filled town. Built at the end...

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Theme : Fortified castleKeep

71710 CHARMOY

Saône-et-Loire

At Charmoy, the 30m Bost Tower will impress you. It is estimated to have been built in the XIV century. An outpost of the ancient castles of...

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Château de Mocques
Theme : Castle

58150 SAINT-MARTIN-SUR-NOHAIN

Nièvre

Château du début du 17è siècle, avec pigeonnier, grange et fermette. Il est situé en mi-colline, entouré de vignes "pouilly fumé". Du château...

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Theme : Castle

58700 ARTHEL

Nièvre

Les jardins et le parc datant du 18ème siècle sont clos de murs et un carré de douves enserre le château au sud. Cinq terrasses se succèdent au...

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Poteries_musée_Seurre
Type : Museum
Theme : ArcheologyIndustryProfessions / tradesTransport

21250 SEURRE

Côte d'Or

The Maison des ancêtres de Bossuet in Seurre retraces the history of the Val de Saône. The 1st floor is dedicated to geology and the region’s early...

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