Limousin heritage

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

The Traditional Butchers' House

Museums | LIMOGES | 05 55 34 46 87

The Traditional Butcher's House is located in the picturesque Butchers' Quarters. It is one of 52 houses built in the early 13th century and is dedicated to the butchery trade. Nowadays, it is…

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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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Guéret Museum

Museums | GUERET | 05 55 52 37 98

An unsuspected wealth. Far from the image of dusty provincial museums, Guéret Museum is a treasure trove of little wonders. It knows how to be eclectic and interesting even for children. The l…

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Cité des Métiers et des Arts (the Arts and Crafts Centre)

Museums | LIMOGES | 05 55 33 86 86

At the foot of Limoges cathedral, the Arts and Trades Centre houses the exhibition centre of masterpieces by the “Compagnons et Meilleurs Ouvriers de France” (France's best Tradesmen and Craft…

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Exhibition of works of art by trade corporations

Permanent exhibitions and collections | BRIVE LA GAILLARDE | 06 08 89 37 44

Exhibition of around 100 models of works of art created by various trade corporations specialising in wood, leather, copper and ironwork. Open by prior arrangement at least one week in advance…

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Espace géologique Louis Puyaubert

Permanent exhibitions and collections | NAVES | 05 55 26 02 29

Under the patronage of the National Museum of Natural History in Paris, this centre is a showcase for the geological collection established by Docteur Louis Puyaubert in the late 19C and early…

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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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La Médiathèque intercommunale du Père Castor

Permanent exhibitions and collections | MEUZAC | 05 55 09 99 51

The Library of intercommunal Father Castor is a place of memory around the famous collection of Father Castor

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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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The Casseaux Porcelain Kiln Museum

Museums | LIMOGES | 05 55 33 28 74

The Casseaux museum is home to the Casseaux porcelain kiln, built in 1904. Today, it is a historical and technical site dedicated to Limoges porcelain. This 19th century industrial building te…

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