Originally Gothic, this church subsequently underwent a façade-lift operation in which it was given a richly ornamented Renaissance west front. Its two…
- Église St-Michel
- Hôtel Chambellan
The 17th-century Hôtel Chambellan is one of many noble buildings along rue des Forges. Alas, its most interesting feature, a courtyard with a splendid…
- Tour des Prisons
The striking late-15th-century Tour des Prisons is the lone remaining tower from the original stone fortifications surrounding Auxerre's medieval Abbaye…
- Cathédrale St-Bénigne
Built over the tomb of St Benignus (believed to have brought Christianity to Burgundy in the 2nd century), Dijon's Burgundian Gothic–style cathedral was…
- Église St-Martin
The 12th- and 13th-century Gothic Église St-Martin, first founded in the 9th century by monks fleeing the Norman attacks on Tours, is two short blocks…
- Château de Savigny
Drop in for wine tasting and stay to see the unexpected collection of race cars, motorcycles, airplanes and fire trucks. Last admission is 90 minutes…
- Collégiale Notre Dame
A stained-glass window (1927) and a plaque commemorating American soldiers who fell in France in WWI are inside this twin-towered, Gothic collegiate…
- Petit Pontigny
The 12th-century cellar of Petit Pontigny (viewable from the exterior only) was once used by Pontigny's Cistercian monks to ferment wine.
- Hôtel de Ville
Flanked by colourful half-timbered buildings, Auxerre's town hall forms the centrepiece of the medieval centre's most attractive square.
- Église St-Pierre
Marked by Gothic architectural elements, this church between the river and the medieval centre is a prominent Auxerre landmark.
- Église St-Eusèbe
Presided over by a 12th-century bell tower, this church is a convenient landmark in Auxerre's medieval centre.
- Grosse Tour
This massive early-16th-century tower is a prominent landmark along Beaune's southern ramparts.
- Hôtel de Ville
Dijon's town hall sits smack in the middle of the Palais des Ducs et des États de Bourgogne.
- Tour Blondeau
Dating to 1465, this tower is a prominent landmark along Beaune's eastern ramparts.
- Église Notre Dame
This 13th-century Gothic church sits just across from the tourist office.
- Tour de Bar
This squat 14th-century tower once served as a prison.