Limousin heritage

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Discover Limousin culture and creations in our museums, art centres, exhibitions workshops... 

Eugène Jamot Museum

Museums | SAINT SULPICE LES CHAMPS | 05 55 67 63 57

Enter the world of Doctor Eugene Jamot through archives exceptional and unique items! Discover a man in extraordinary destiny and his fight against the major African epidemics.

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Eglise-musée de Saint-Genest

Permanent exhibitions and collections | CUREMONTE | 05 55 91 09 94

Predominantly religious museum housed in the superbly restored Romanesque church of Saint-Genest, in a hamlet 1.5km from the town. Open in July and August, 10am-7pm; at other times of year, 11…

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Le Moulin du Got paper mill: paper and printing museum

Museums | SAINT LEONARD DE NOBLAT | 05 55 57 18 74

"Le Moulin du Got" paper mill is the last living testimony of Limousin's 17th century paper industry. It has brought old-fashioned skills back to life. The mill produces handmade paper, art ca…

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René Baubérot museum

Museums | CHATEAUPONSAC | 05 87 59 51 18

Ethnographic and archeological museum situated in the historical centre of Châteauponsac. The museum was founded in 1942 and set up in a former Benedictine priory. The priory was restored in…

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Land Art exhibition “Des vaches pas comme les autres”

Permanent exhibitions and collections | LA CHAPELLE SAINT GERAUD | 05 55 28 30 22

The art is not only in museums or in the workshops of painters. At the farm St Geraud, it was relocated in the middle of a meadow. During four months each year, the manager, Jacques Moulène, t…


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Musée du Président Jacques Chirac

Museums | SARRAN | 05 55 21 77 77

Designed by the architect Jean-Michel Wilmotte, this ontemporary history museum houses the gifts received by the President of the Republic during his time in office from 1995 to 2007. It aims…

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Museums | SAINT LEONARD DE NOBLAT | 05 55 56 11 12

Here is the story of the railway in the region with its loco-tractor Moyse colled the "horned beast", its interactive ' Traversothèque' ... You can also try to drive a train with the computer…

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The Weaver’s House

Museums | AUBUSSON | 05 55 66 32 12

See a tapestry woven, discover the interior of a weaver's home - a 16th century turreted building - its period furniture, admire the ancient or modern masterpieces as well as thier cartoons wh…

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Les Pans de Travassac in Donzenac

Museums | DONZENAC | 05 55 85 66 33

Unique in Europe, the Travassac slate quarries offer an opportunity to explore an unusual, magical site with cliffs in excess of 100m high. Learn about the skills and techniques of the quarry…

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Musée des arts et traditions populaires de la Haute Vézère

Museums | TREIGNAC | 05 55 98 15 04

This attractive 16C three-storey house on Rue du Docteur Fleyssac was once the home of Marc Sangnier (1873-1950), founder of the youth hostel movement in France. Today the museum houses region…


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