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Medieval town of Crépy-en-Valois

Medieval town of Crépy-en-Valois

Come and discover the history and architecture of yesterday's Crépy by following your guide. On the program: castles, church, abbey, old market, mansions... You will discover all the richness (sometimes well hidden) of this heart of town and you will know a piece of the Crépynois's life at the time !

Duration : 2 hours

Archery and Valois Museum

Archery and Valois Museum

Installed in the old castle of the Lords of Crépy, let yourself be transported by this museum, unique in Europe.

Accompanied by your guide, take a jump into the past. The history of archery, from Prehistory to the present day, as well as a collection of medieval statues of "sacred art", will be presented to you.

Duration : 1h30

Introduction to archery

Introduction to archery

What could be better than to practice this art in the city of archery? The archers of the Compagnie d'Arc will be pleased to welcome you to introduce you to archery. A snack will be proposed to you at the end of the service.

Duration : 1h30

Orrouy Castle's Park

Orrouy Castle's Park

Rolling park overlooking the Valley of Autumn. Tree-filled walk in a place that welcomed many painters in the 19th century.

Duration : 1h30

Morienval's Abbey

Morienval's Notre-Dame Abbey

A true jewel of Romanesque art, installed in the hollow of a valley where the Autumn river meanders, the abbey was an important place of pilgrimage and its fame was well established in the Middle Ages.

Duration : 1h30

Plessis-au-Bois's Manor in Vauciennes

Gardens of Plessis-au-Bois's Manor

Paul and Diane offer you a return to basics in their gardens surrounding the Manor, on the border of the forest of Retz. You will stroll through 7 Renaissance-inspired gardens, while discovering their stories...

Duration : 1h30

Champlieu's Gallo-romans ruins

Champlieu's Gallo-romans ruins

The sanctuary of Champlieu is located at the border of the forest of Compiègne, and is crossed by the Chaussée Brunehaut. Its Gallo-Roman city is waiting to be discovered ! The site is composed of a temple, thermal baths and a theater with a capacity to receive at the time more than 3000 people !

Duration : 1h30

Nanteuil-le-Haudouin's village

Nanteuil-le-Haudouin's village

Discover the history and archaeology of a major Valois commune, from the settlement of the Gauls to the famous episode of the Marne cabs at the dawn of the First World War. The visit of Nanteuil-le-Haudouin will be an opportunity for a walk through the city, evoking the disappeared heritage but also the discreet remains.

Duration : 1h30

Versigny Castle's Park

Versigny Castle's Park

Let yourself be carried away by the beauty of the English park, admire the view of the castle whose silhouette and elegance are the result of the architectural changes, made by the different owners throughout the 19th century. Many have succumbed to the charm of the site, among them De Nerval, Dumas and many others!

Duration : 1h30

Vez's Donjon

Vez's Donjon

The Donjon of Vez, a landmark in the history of the Valois, land of the kings of France. A monument that became a saga, whose actors include King Philippe-Auguste, Joan of Arc and Alexandre Dumas. A thousand years of art and architecture : from the sculpted stones of the Middle Ages to the audacious alloys of contemporary art. Stone and wood allow you to fly over the centuries in a one-hour guided tour. At the end of the visit, you will be able to stroll at your own pace in the gardens.

Duration : 1 hour

Ermenonvile's Castle

Ermenonville's Castle and Park

Situated in the heart of the princely forests, this magnificent residence reflecting in the waters of the Launette river combines with happiness, comfort and bucolic atmosphere. The exterior architecture takes up the canons of aesthetics of the Age of Enlightenment. The refinement of the site is complemented by the majesty of the architecture, the elegance of the restaurant and its lounge with its remarkable woodwork.

Duration : 1h30

Baron's Church

Baron's Church

You will be seduced by its size and exceptional quality. The church of Saint-Pierre and Saint-Paul reflects Baron's past importance.

Duration : 1h30

Montagny-Sainte-Félicité's Church

Montagny-Sainte-Félicité's Church

Located between Baron and Ermenonville, the spire of Montagny-Sainte-Félicité's church dominates the landscape from a distance at the top of its 65 meters. The church contains many vestiges of the past centuries, it's up to you to discover them!

Duration : 1h30

Feigneux's Forge

Feigneux's Forge

You will appreciate the hearty welcome of Frédéric and Jacques who will take you on a tour of the traditional forge and give you an on-site demonstration of their work. A visit placed under the theme of craftsmanship.

Duration : 1 hour

Félicité Brewery

Félicité Brewery

Follow the good hop smell that leads you to the Félicité brewery. In the company of Martin or Samuel, beer will have no more secrets for you... But then... what's the difference between a blonde, a white and an amber beer? For the happiness of your taste buds, a tasting will be offered at the end of the visit.

Duration : 1h30