Cultural Heritage

The Bâtie d’Urfé Castle in St-Etienne-le-Molard
This castle is a unique example from the Renaissance period in France, with its rooms, galleries, its famous rock cave, a remarkable chapel, and Renaissance gardens… A real treasure !
Contact: 04 77 97 54 68

Priory of Montverdun
Located on a basaltic peak looking down on the magnificent Plaine du Forez, this ancient priory, with a "Historic Monument" label, has much to tell us…
Contact: 04 77 97 53 33

Vaugirard Castle in Champdieu
This "Historic Monument" is great example of classical architecture of early 17th century. There is also a park with trees of several hundreds years. The park and the garden are open to visitors.
Contact: 04 77 58 33 88


The Priory of Champdieu
Champdieu has kept its medieval character. The village was built within the protection of the high walls of the Priory.


Museum of Archeology in Feurs

Retraces the history of the town through a number of Gallo-Roman  objects found during various excavations. Temporary art exhibitions.
Contact-access: Rue Victor de Laprade - 04 77 26 24 48