Sites to visit

The typical building and historical monuments of the Val de Saône.
We give you details of wash-houses, churches, museums, parks and a host of unsuspected treasures. 

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Visitors can discover the wealth of the city of inland water, its histoty and evolution, in an original way. Various panels are installed, to discover with free access. 
You can dowload a guide (Google Play or Apple store) on your smartphone or your tablet.
Tablet for rent at the tourist office (5€). 
Free access
  Visitors can immerse themselves in the lives of sailors and skippers with a permanent exhibition on the old navigation. Photographs, models and objects reflect their daily lives. 
Open from Easter till the end of October
Free entrance - Guided tour 2€ 
 Balade des mariniers (outdoor museum)
2 rue de la Liberté - Tél. +33 (0)
 Musée de la Batellerie 

 3 rue de la Liberté - Tél. +33 (0) 


You can visit the chapel, the room of Pôvres its 18 beds, the pharmacy that has a hundred earthenware jars, as well as the bishop. As many splendid testimories of the hospital life under the Old Regime.    A typical Burgundian Village was reconstructed from the old houses, disassembled, repaired and transported in the site. The houses have been re-erected. We can admire a barn, a dovecote, pig teaks, a farm laborer ... 
Free visit open all year - Gourmet tour on thursday in jully and august 5€

Hôtel Dieu - Hospital Ernest Noël 
14 grande rue du faubourg Saint-Georges
  Étang Rouge (outdoor museum)
Route de Franche Comté 
Tél. +33 (0) (Tourist office)


12 panels displaying the main buildings and remarkables places were installed in Seurre. 2 starting totems located "Place des Maronniers" and "Cours de Verdun" recall the history of city and have a map of location of the panels. Children can pleasantly enjoy the visit with the small "Jacquemart" adressing a question on each sign. 

  The first floor is devoted to the geological presentation of the Saône Valley and its progressive occupation by man.The second floor evokes the river waterway transport: the models of boats are exposed on the 1/10th scale, including one of the last wooden flutes of Burgundy. The third floor evokes the industry of the prosthesis, prosperous in Seurre since the beginning of the 20th century.
Open from May to September - Visit 2.50€ 
Parcours Jacquemart (open-air museum)
Capitainerie - Tél. +33 (0)
Musée de la Saône et des gens de la Saône 
13 rue Bossuet - Tél. +33 (0)


 Parks and gardens

The park was build out by Magnin's Family around a brick castle. You can walk near the rivere "La Biètre" and under the  species rare trees. 
Children's play area 
  Perfect for a ride around the "Gare d'eau" with species rare trees. 
Children's play area - picnic tables 
Parc Magnin 
"Rue du Maréchal de Lattre" 
Tél. +33 (0) (Town hall)
Gare d'eau 


Shaded park with species rare trees. The park decorated with blue cedar of the Atlas and by sequoia. 
Children's play area 

Jardin Anglais 
Avenue de la Gare - Cours de Verdun




Built between the end of the 12th and the beginning of the 13th century. it has been renovated several times and rebuilt the end at the 15th century. You will discover a painting wall, a seigniorial chapel and architectural details. 
Guided tour by reservation 
  A church which has a series of very curious frescoes. These are a set of devils and demons in the best they can be.  An amazing show not to be missed, both for the story, and the strange colour quality, remarkably preserved.
Église Sainte Madeleine 
Rue de l'église 
Tél.+33 (0)3 80 26 96 47 (Town hall)

   Église de la Nativité
Route de Nuits-Saint-Georges 
Tél. +33 (0)3 80 26 90 07 (Town hall)


19th century church classified as Historic Monument. 
A fine set of painting in the 17th century. 
Free visit 
  Church made of brick and rebuilt in the 19th century classified as Historic Monument. Inside, you can see the pulpit to be preached, The organ of the factor Bénigne Boillot (1768)
Free visit every day from 9am to 6pm. 

Église Saint-Rémy 

Place de l'hôtel de Ville 
Tél. +33 (0)3 80 32 00 99 (Town hall)
Église Saint Jean-Baptiste 

Rue de la Liberté 
Tél. +33 (0)3 80 37.15.70 (Tourist office)


The present church was constructed from the end of the 13th and the beginning of the 14th century. it has preserved many Gothic elements and The organ of the factor Julien Tribuot.     

Église Saint Martin 

Place de l'église
Tél. +33 (0)9 61 38 56 11 (Tourist office)