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 : ArcheologyDecorative artsPopular arts and traditions

89160 ANCY-LE-FRANC

Yonne

The old pottery works in Ancy-le-Franc had its heyday between 1765 and 1807. Today the factory has been converted to a museum, exhibiting objects...

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Musée des Ursulines_cl G. Fontany, Ville de Mâcon
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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Theme : Castle

21120 LUX

Côte d'Or

XIIe, XVIe siècles. Ancienne demeure des gouverneurs de Bourgogne et des Saulx-Tavannes. Visible de la rue uniquement.

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Parc de la Colombière
Type : Park and garden
Theme : Park

21000 DIJON

Côte d'Or

Colombière park is the largest green space in the immediate vicinity of Dijon. Built in the XVII century and inspired by Le Nôtre, it is linked to...

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Type : Museum
Theme : MilitaryWar memories

71220 SIVIGNON

Saône-et-Loire

The Association Histoire Collection Passion introduces you to the First World War through trench artisan work. ...

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Fabrique de cigares (cigares édito)
Type : Industrial Site

71570 LA CHAPELLE-DE-GUINCHAY

Saône-et-Loire

Are you a cigar lover? What would you say to a visit of the Edito factory, in a magnificent XIII century castle in La Chapelle-de-Guinchay? You...

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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...

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Maison de la Poupée 2018 © Maison de la Poupée
Type : Museum

71500 SAINT-USUGE

Saône-et-Loire

Collection de 650 poupées de 1870 à nos jours.

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Château de Digoine
Theme : Pleasure gardenParkorchard Castle

71430 PALINGES

Saône-et-Loire

The Château of Digoine (XVIII century) is a singular monument. To the north, its Louis XIV façade is framed by two towers. To the south, a classic...

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Type : Natural Site
Theme : Grotto or abyss

71260 AZE

Saône-et-Loire

Penetrate into the Caves of Azé, an extremely rich prehistoric site. Paleontology lovers? Observe the greatest concentration of visible bear...

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Type : Museum
Theme : Artist's house AnimalsContemporary / modern artPopular arts and traditionsNatural sciences

21400 CHAMESSON

Côte d'Or

Le cabinet de curiosités/musée des Z'Uns Possible expose des totems, vanités, dessins, peintures, collections de crânes et de momies, gargouilles,...

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Chapelle de Dun

71800 SAINT-RACHO

Saône-et-Loire

Cette chapelle, dont les origines remontent vraisemblablement au XIIème siècle, serait, selon un manuscrit du XVème siècle (le manuscrit de...

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71600 PARAY-LE-MONIAL

Saône-et-Loire

The Paray-le-Monial town hall is a beautiful edifice with rich ornaments, you can find there traces of a rich polychromy. It sports a first...

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21170 SAINT-JEAN-DE-LOSNE

Côte d'Or

The Saint-Jean-de-Losne town hall is an ancient XVII century mansion. During guided visits, you may observe the monumental painting, “The beautiful...

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