Limousin heritage

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

The International Centre for Art and Landscape

Arts galleries | BEAUMONT DU LAC | 05 55 69 27 27

A lighthouse in an ocean of greenery. The International Centre of Art and Landscape houses four contemporary art exhibitions as well as the Limousin art lending library, a specialised library…

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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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Mining Museum

Museums | BOSMOREAU LES MINES | 05 55 64 20 52

Extracted from Bosmoreau les Mines from 1784 to 1958, the story of bituminous coal is told across seven rooms: tools, everyday objects, models, diorama… allowing the visitor to discover the sk…

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Maison de l’Arbre et de la Nature, vegetable and aromatic garden

Permanent exhibitions and collections | CHAMBERET | 05 55 97 92 14

With its permanent and temporary exhibitions, the Maison de l’Arbre nature centre provides information on the natural world and its inhabitants (aquarium of fish from the Limousin, a terrarium…

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Musée de la Résistance

Museums | PEYRAT LE CHATEAU | 05 55 69 40 23

Situated in 3 renovated rooms near the old square tower of Peyrat le Château, the Museum of Resistance proposes an exhibition constituted of texts and pictures, weapons and varied objects, tes…

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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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Départemental Tapestry Museum

Museums | AUBUSSON | 05 55 66 66 66

The Cité internationale de la tapisserie opened in summer 2016 in the building of the former National School of Decorative Art in Aubusson entirely rehabilitated : 1200 sq. meters of exhibitio…

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The medieval farms

Museums | SAINT JULIEN AUX BOIS | 05 55 28 31 30

This open-air museum has recreated with great accuracy a group of thatched cottages in their natural environment of gardens and orchards. Affording superb views of the Auvergne mountains, this…

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Maison de Pays des Monédières

Permanent exhibitions and collections | CHAUMEIL | 05 55 21 21 24

Situated in the heart of the Massif des Monédières, this centre hosts themed exhibitions and tempory events, as well as an area where visitors can learn more about the local landscape, buy lo…

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Espace Météorite Paul Pellas

Museums | ROCHECHOUART | 05 55 03 02 70

Let's discover the story of the big meteorite of Rochechouart with : Explanation pannels, pictures, artists' representation of the scene, interactive model, collection of meteorites, videos...…

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