Historic sites and monuments
If you are interested in old buildings and neoclassical architecture, enthralled by the Middle-ages and especially romanesque art, dive into this whirlwind of history! The town and its surroundings form a great cultural and heritage centre. Discover some of these treasures with a guided visit, on foot or by carriage, Segway or scooter... Follow the guide!
PLACE NAPOLÉON - LES ANIMAUX DE LA PLACE
LA ROCHE-SUR-YONA living square peopled with extraordinary animals!
LA ROCHE-SUR-YONThe Renaissance House is the oldest remaining building in La Roche-sur-Yon. It dates from...
MOULIN DE RAMBOURG
NESMYSince the miller hung up his apron in 1981, the Rambourg watermill has been open to the...
LE VIEUX LAVOIR DE LA CHAIZE-LE-VICOMTE
LA CHAIZE-LE-VICOMTEThe old commmunal washouse was built in 1874. It is a huge U-shaped building with a tiled...
LES BASSES PRISONS & LE CHAMP DE FOIRE
LA CHAIZE-LE-VICOMTEThe 'Basses Prisons' are the remains of the ramparts of the castle built by the Viscounts...
CIRCUIT AUDIOGUIDÉ : SUR LES PAS DE NAPOLÉON...
LA ROCHE-SUR-YONCome and discover - or rediscover - the origins of the Napoleonic town with our...
EGLISE SAINT NICOLAS
LA CHAIZE-LE-VICOMTEThis church in the transitional style between early and classical romanesque was declared...
LA ROCHE-SUR-YONThe Gueffier house, built in 1807, is named after its first owner. It was the last of...
HARAS DE LA VENDÉE
LA ROCHE-SUR-YONCome and share our passion for horses at the Haras de la Vendée, set in a 12-acre park...