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Old Tram Station of Bage-DommartinBâgé-Dommartin

The tram station at Bage-la-Ville has recently been restored. This bears witness to the brief existence of a tramway in the Ain with a line from Bourg-en-Bresse to la Madeleine.
Access : Rue de la gare 01380 Bage-Dommartin
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Open :All year -outside only
Free

Telephone : 00 385 30 43 94

Adress
Rue de la gare - 01380 Bâgé-Dommartin

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The Chapel of Bage-le-ChatelBâgé-le-Châtel

In the centre of the ancient “hospital/hospice” of Bage-le- Chatel there is a chapel with a marble altar, interesting woodwork and impressive iron grills forged in the 18th century.
Francois-Saturnin Lascaris d’Urfe is buried in the chapel. He was Marquis of Bage, priest of St Sulpice and founder of the town of Baie-d’Urfe in Canada.

Telephone : 00 385 51 45 93

Adress
74, rue Condamnale - 01380 Bâgé-le-Châtel

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Notre Dame ChurchBâgé-le-Châtel

Telephone : 00 385 30 30 02

Adress
Grande rue - 01380 Bâgé-le-Châtel

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The Chapel of AigrefeuilleBâgé-Dommartin

All that remains of one of the oldest commanderies of the military order of St Lazare in France. Its past is testament to huge riches and the decorative tiling has hidden secrets - coats of arms, murals. People came here on pilgrimage from afar in the hope of cure for their ailing children.
Access ; Route de Potet 01380 Bage-Dommartin
Allow : The time you need
Open : All year -outside only
Free

Telephone : 0033 678 17 14 21

Adress
Route de Potet - 01380 Bâgé-Dommartin

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Roman-style (“Norman”) Church of St Andre-de-BageSaint-André-de-Bâgé

The church occupies the site of an ancient chapel dedicated to St Andrew, which came into the hands of the Lords of Bage after the 10th century. Lord Ulrich 1st of Bage gave it to Pierre, Abbot of Tournus, so that he could establish a priory. Building began in 1075 and continued till about 1125. You can still see traces of the foundations of the earlier chapel at the base of the walls of the nave. The octagonal bell-tower, whose spire is 37 metres high, has 3 floors, which become shallower as the height rises. On the facade there are alternating Lombard bands (columnar strips characteristic of the Roman style) and paired windows. The regular proportions and the lightness added by these features symbolise the “ascent to the Infinite”.
Access RD 28 01380 Saint-Andre-de-Bage. Parking nearby.
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Open All year, key available, see notice on church door. Audio-guides available in French, English and German.
Free

Telephone : 00 385 30 30 02

Adress
RD 28 - 01380 Saint-André-de-Bâgé

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Saint Martin churchReplonges

Telephone : 03 85 31 18 18

Adress
Au bourg - 01750 Replonges

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Remains of Bâgé-le-Châtel medieval city wallsBâgé-le-Châtel

Medieval ramparts with defensive towers you can see while going on the the wall-walk.

Telephone : 00 385 30 30 02

Adress
01380 Bâgé-le-Châtel

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Antoine Chintreuil MuseumPont-de-Vaux

Founded in 1866 by a group of local notables, this museum is situated in a beautiful 17th century town house. It has a fine art collection with intimate light-filled landscapes by the early impressionist Antoine Chintreuil; a room dedicated to calligraphy and to the works of Jacques le Roux; another room for popular arts and traditions. Finally, there is an exhibition of curiosities from the animal and mineral worlds, objects brought back from faraway places, and exotic birds.The museum holds temporary exhibitions each season.

Telephone : +33 385 51 45 65

Adress
66, rue Maréchal de Lattre de Tassigny - 01190 Pont-de-Vaux

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Church of our Lady at Pont-de-VauxPont-de-Vaux

This church dates from the beginning of the 15th century but has been enlarged several times, the choir dating from the 16th and the facade from the 18th centuries. There is a beautiful collection of 18th century paintings by Nicolas Brenet, pupil of Boucher and Lagrenee. These depict scenes from the life of Jesus. Much of the furnishing came from the Chartreuse at Montmerle (Lescheroux) when it was sold as national property in 1790, notably the two angels on the main altar, which are of polychrome marble and attributed to Coustou. The tomb of General Joubert is in the church. He was born in Pont-de-Vaux and was commander-in-chief of the army in Italy during the Revolution.

Telephone : +33 983 26 81 76

Adress
Rue de Lattre de Tassigny - 01190 Pont-de-Vaux

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Castle of Bâgé-le-ChâtelBâgé-le-Châtel

Telephone : 00 385 30 30 02

Adress
01380 Bâgé-le-Châtel

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Town of Pont-de-VauxPont-de-Vaux

"Pont de Vaux exhibits its heritage discreetly. Dispersed throughout the town, the richness of it frequently goes unrecognised. The town succeeded in seizing the beauty of every century and conserving fascinating remains." (M. Duffaux-Cholet).

Telephone : 00 385 30 30 02

Adress
01190 Pont-de-Vaux

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