MUSÉE DE FONTENAY-LE-COMTE
MUSEUM AND INTERPRETATION CENTERS
Eugène de Mouillebert was a Fontenaisian scholar and collector. During the 1870 war, he lost his only son : Hugues de Mouillebert. He therefore decided to bequeath his entire collection to his native town, as well as a smallholding whose income was to be used to enrich the museum's collection.
CHÂTEAU DE TERRE-NEUVE
HISTORIC SITE AND MONUMENT
Terre Neuve chateau, splendid 16th century work, in the heart of a large park, overlooking the city of art and history, Fontenay-le-Comte. It has an alchemical fireplace, Chambord fine gold decorative suns, ceilings and more
MAISON DE LA MEUNERIE
In Nieul-sur-l’Autise, Petite Cité de caractère, a few steps away from the royal abbey, discover the authentic and bucolic miller’s house. The place offers you a virtual meeting with the baker, the washerwomen, the miller, his daughter and his cat. A modern and surprising museography reveals...