Patrimony and Historic Monuments of France
"Heritage of France" presents, so Geolocated, built heritage, it is protected or not, form sheets that can be complemented by photographs and literary contributions. Oriented photo sharing website allows you to share your vision of the heritage and to share it to others.
Heritage of France is also a travel guide that allows you to prepare your travel so you won't miss what makes all the richness of the french terroir. You will discover, when possible, technical descriptions full of monuments and other buildings present.
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La Grainetiere Abbey to Les herbiers
The road be travelled to the Grainetiere herbaria is uncrowded, and by ... this even, a character of solitude in harmony with the pilgrimage to the ruins of one of the oldest and the most important moustiers of Poitou. Leaving the herbaria, the road follows the detours of the Park of the castle of Letenduere, immense ruin, has nothing remarkable.
Church St. Lawrence to Pont-a-Mousson
Flamboyant style, the Church was built in the 16th century, during the ... creation of the new city, founded by Theobald II. The choir, the transept and the last Bay of the nave date from this period. The Bell Tower, originally placed on the left of the choir was rebuilt by the architect Jake in the 17th century. The portal, rebuilt in the 18th century, houses a beautiful altarpiece, a Baroque campanile, a 15th century Pietà and Christ climbing to Calvary, work of Ligier Richier.
Castle of Chouvigny to Givarlais
The primitive Givarlais motte, called Motte Jordaing, was cited in 1370 as ... 'Hostel and seigniory belonging to Huguette Jordaing', and a Dungeon still existed in 1527. The chateau du bourg succeeded him. It is a large house built on the edge of the ancient structures boasted, with buildings arranged around a large central courtyard.
Church Saint-Aubin to Vaux-sur-Aure
The Church of Vaux-sur-Aure is easy to analyze. First it consisted of ... a choir and nave, which had one and the other back to the 12th century. Later, around the 15th century, a manorial chapel was adjacent to the side wall of the choir (the north side). Since a tower rose from the opposite side should at least recognize three times in this church.
Church of Fontenailles to Longues sur mer
The Church of Fontenailles, gives us a novel choir composed of two ... spans, a bedside rectangular and arched a full-handlebar. The columns that support the rounded arches of the vault are grouped three to three, according to the usual system; the triumphal arch between the chancel and the nave was rebuilt from the capitals of the columns: the window that occupies the centre of the apse is later in the other windows of the choir.
The most beautiful buildings or sites in France, the ones you should see.
Cathedral of Strasbourg (strasbourg)
At a time where the french flag again at the top of ... the arrow of Strasbourg, where the old cathedral speaks in the eyes and hearts of all as a symbol of the present provinces, it seems natural to seek to know his story and familiarize yourself with its beauties. We will see it just now as a whole and in its details, but before coming to the views, we will recall quickly what we know different phases of its construction, its architects, events which she was theatre.
Ruins of the castle of Coucy (coucy-le-chateau-auffriqu)
From the beginning of the 10th century, it already existed on the ... current site of the castle of Coucy a fortress built by an Archbishop of Reims. This territory belonged to the siege of Reims from saint Remi, to whom he would have been given by Clovis.
Church Saint-NECTAIRE, French Heritage monument to St nectaire 4 (st-nectaire)
Church of the 11th and 12th centuries, of auvergnat style, consisting of ... a narthex with Gallery above, a nave with aisles overcome forums, two transept with (...) Church Saint-NECTAIRE, French Heritage monument to St nectaire
Cathedral Saint-Pierre Saint-Paul, French Heritage monument to Nantes 4 (nantes)
The Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul, the most remarkable religious monument ... in Nantes, was never finished. Our fathers we it were delivered as seen from the oratory, with a Bell Tower from the 12th century, a tip of the 15th, a choir and a transverse demi-nef, built or repaired in much more remote periods.
Set formed by the place Stanislas, the street Here and the place of career, French Heritage monument to Nancy 25 (nancy)
The place of career was created in the 16th century, to the ... South of the Palace of the Dukes; It is subdivided from 1567. The fortifications of the old town, (...) Set formed by the place Stanislas, the street Here and the place of career, French Heritage monument to Nancy
Church of the sacred heart, French Heritage monument to Moulins 18 (moulins)
The building, designed by architect Lassus, was high in 1844 and reconstructed ... from 1850 to 1869. The Church is designed in the Gothic Revival spirit, (...) Church of the sacred heart, French Heritage monument to Moulins
Saint-Étienne-du-Mont Church, French Heritage monument to Paris 5eme arrondissement 29 (paris-5eme-arrondissement)
« Saint-Étienne-du-Mont Church » is a construction of the city of Paris ... 5eme arrondissement (France, Paris). Saint-Étienne-du-Mont Church, French Heritage monument to Paris 5eme arrondissement
Old church of Sainte-Geneviève, become the Pantheon, French Heritage monument to Paris 5eme arrondissement 7 (paris-5eme-arrondissement)
The Church of Saint-Geneviève, built by Soufflot in the second half of ... the 18th century, was transfomee in Memorial during the Revolution. It is made to (...) Old church of Sainte-Geneviève, become the Pantheon, French Heritage monument to Paris 5eme arrondissement
Former Cathedral Saint-Samson, French Heritage monument to Dol de bretagne 1 (dol-de-bretagne)
Dol Cathedral, founded in the 9th century, was burned in 1203 by ... the troops of Jean Sans Terre. The current building, which had to be started shortly after, is (...) Former Cathedral Saint-Samson, French Heritage monument to Dol de bretagne
Church of Saint-Germain-des-Prés, French Heritage monument to Paris 6eme arrondissement 32 (paris-6eme-arrondissement)
« Church of Saint-Germain-des-Prés » is a construction of the city of ... Paris 6eme arrondissement (France, Paris). Church of Saint-Germain-des-Prés, French Heritage monument to Paris 6eme arrondissement