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Museums and Heritage Centres

Museums and Heritage Centres

Bugey has lots of cultural venues where regional history and traditions are kept alive and visitors get a real insight into local life.

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Culoz

Castle of Montveran

This magnificent castle was built in 1316 by Pierre de Luyrieu, high on a rock overlooking the town of Culoz. The castle has remained intact since it...

Nantua

Museum of Resistance and Deportation

Housed in a 19th-century prison, the Museum of Resistance and Deportation is one of the region’s major museums about the Second World War. Please note...

04 74 75 07 50

Belley

Distillery Kario

For 115 years, the Brothers of the Holy Family have been producing drinks with beneficial properties, a clever mix of alpine plants that are often rar...

04 79 81 02 55

Vongnes

Winemaking Traditions Museum

You will discover through two museums different craftsmanship: wine grower and stonecutter. You will certainly be impressed by our corkscrew and shot ...

04 79 87 92 32

Injoux-Génissiat

Génissiat Dam

Europe’s first major hydroelectric dam. The construction began in 1936 and it was finished in 1948. Things to see: the surface spillway on the right b...

04 78 95 71 78

Ceyzérieu

Museum of the natural reserve

A modern, interactive exhibition to help visitors to understand the fauna and flora of the marsh, its history, how it was formed and how it is managed...

04 79 87 90 39

Izieu

House of Izieu, Memorial of the exterminated Jewish children

The Maison d'Izieu, opened by Sabine and Miron Zlatin, welcomed more than a hundred Jewish children from May 1943 to April 1944 to escape anti-Semitic...

04 79 87 21 05

Vongnes

Stone Tools Museum

You will discover through two museums different craftsmanship: wine grower and stonecutter. You will certainly be impressed by our corkscrew and shot ...

04 79 87 92 32

Arvière-en-Valromey

Bugey-Valromey Museum

Discover the different faces of Bugey and gain an insight into the drive and way of life of the locals, such as their handicrafts, agriculture and cus...

04 79 87 52 23

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