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The mining industrial heritage of Decazeville : the open cast coal mine and the mine shaft of Decazeville.
The Vignerons d'Olt welcome you to the Maison de la Vigne, du Vin et des Paysages d'Estaing (Vineyards, Wine and Landscapes of Estaing) to present to you the smallest AOC (delimited area of superior quality wine) vineyard in France. Discover the world of the Coustoubis, the Estaing wine people!
Built on the causse near a Roman road, the capelette dominates the hamlet of Lenne.
Located on the right bank of the Lot, the parish church is Romanesque and was transformed in the early 18th century.
Exhibition: archeological finds from the site of Girmou, agricultural tools and interior of last century.
Between Figeac, Aurillac and Villefranche-de-Rouergue, farming of snail since 1988
Wooden sculptures and ink drawings. Bernard Gratio, offers his treasures, the fruits of work passionately done that will delight your eyes. Workshop, gallery (watch work being done).
Sales of special flours, wheat flour, all types of organic wheat flour, nut and hazelnut oil production. Visits of the production possible.
This museum in the heart of the village of Saint Laurent d'Olt, holds documents on the works of Jean Boudou, Occitan writer, and sculptures by Lucien Girma. Temporary exhibitions are added each summer.
From spring 2011, discover the history of the village of Saint Santin, village unique in France for its double identity and its unusual history.
Discover "La Triangulaire de Cransac MUSEE DE LA MEMOIRE - PROPRIETE UNIVERSELLE ®", work of art in the public space.
Vineyard: history of wine and vineyards in the region, presentation of the wine making activity and tasting. Situated at 1,5 km from Entraygues, towards Aurillac or Conques.
The Romanesque church of la Roque Valzergues characterises the village.
Scenographic centre dedicated to the river Lot and the traditions of this valley: navigation, fishing, daily life of the Ribièrols (riverains in French - inhabitants), geography, geology, ... new interactive course to learn while having fun.
Discover the village of Estaing and its history: 15th century Saint Fleuret church, the Gothic bridge and college (early 16th century), the picturesque alley-ways and heritage curiosities. Free selguided-tour map of the village available at the information center. Guided tours on request (from groups of 10 only)
Perched above the town of Espalion, the castle of Calmont d'Olt is a historic monument which dominates the Lot valley. Daily shows and live demonstrations with siege machines everyday during the summer holidays.