The museums of the Dordogne: Artistic, craft, cultural and industrial heritage.

Museums on the themes of prehistory, the Middle Ages, antiquity, museums dedicated to gastronomy and agriculture: nuts, foie gras, tobacco or simply art museums.

A visit to the museums of the Dordogne will allow you to discover the heritage, the cultural, historical and artistic richness of the Périgord.

Château de Varaignes Weavers' Museum

Workshop-museum of the Weavers and the Charentaise

The castle of Varaignes was built in the 14th century and underwent many changes until the 16th century.

Rue du Château
Varaignes

The Belvès Spinning Mill

Discovering the craft and industrial heritage

Situated at the foot of the village of Belvès, classified as one of the most beautiful villages in France, in an old mill in the Nauze valley, with...

Pleasant

Tobacco Museum

Original museum by its theme

Bergerac is home to the Tobacco Museum, it is not a promotional tool and is not only for smokers (smoking is recognized as a serious problem in the...

Place du Feu
Bergerac

Reignac's Strong house

"Cliff Castle" troglodytic unique in France, Museum of torture

The strong House of Reignac is preserved in an exceptional State since the 14Th century and entirely of period very well known in the...

Tursac

General company of Minerals and jewellery

Workshop-Museum of minerals and jewellery in the Dordogne, free visit.

Free visit of our museum remarkable by their riches of shapes and colors, the minerals enchant the man from...

Vezac

Chateau de Castelnaud

Medieval castle, war Museum in the Middle Ages in the Dordogne

The Château de Castelnaud dominates the valley of the Dordogne, facing the castle of Beynac located on the other side of the...

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle

Lardimalie Winery Museum

Wine Museum, Chai de Lardimalie

Near Périgueux, in the centre of the Dordogne, in the Périgord Blanc, the Chai Museum of Lardimalie is located in a wine building built...

St Pierre de Chignac

Museum of the city of Bergerac, wine and waterway transport

The city museum of art and history.

The Museum of the city of Bergerac, wine and shipping is located in a half-timbered building once a former tavern on the port of Bergerac....

Rue des Conférences 5
Bergerac

The Park of Thot

Extend Your Prehistory Experience

In the park of Thot, you discover the man of Cro-Magnon and his relationship with the species that lived in his time, which he sometimes painted or...

Thonac

Gorodka

Village of Art singular 4 km from Sarlat

Gorodka is part of the itinerary of the singular art (published by the Palace of the horse factor) "If there was a competition...

Rue Louis de Champagne
Sarlat-la-Canéda

Lascaux International Center of parietal Art

Lascaux International Center of Parietal Art (Lascaux 4)

In perfect harmony with the landscape: 9 000 m² of buildings merge into the landscape, stretched like a scratch-side façade, almost...

Montignac

Museum of Art and Archaeology of Périgord

Prehistory, ethnography and fine Arts

The Museum of Art and Archaeology of Périgord is the oldest of the Department of the Dordogne, it presents more than 45 000 works...

Tourny Course 22
Périgueux

Museum of the street of time passing

A jump in time...

What is the museum of the street of time that passes imagine you can go back to the past, the time of a walk in the streets...

Allas-les-Mines

Fernand Desmoulin Museum

The museum presents the mediumistic work of the painter and aquafortist Fernand Desmoulin (1853-1914). Gained by the fever of spiritualism very much in...

Brantôme

Ecomuseum of the truffle

Unravel the mysteries of the black diamond

It is quite naturally in Sorges that the truffle ecomuseum is installed. Indeed Sorges is a small town in the north-east of France....

Sorges

Vésunna

Gallo Roman Museum Site in Périgueux

Vesunna is the ancient Périgueux, it occupied on 60 hectares a meander of the right bank of the Isle the museum Vesunna is a museum...

26th Street Infantry Regiment 20
Périgueux

Foie Gras House

Foie Gras House, from the beginning to the present day.

Due to the sanitary situation, we are not able to welcome you to visit the Foie Gras House The office part of the Foie Gras House is...

Place Mar Foch 8
Thiviers

Maison de la Châtaigne

Ecomuseum of chestnuts and Perigord undergrowth

The Chestnut is an emblematic fruit of the Black Périgord in the same way as ceps and truffles The house of the chestnut located in....

Villefranche du Périgord

Gold Gallery

Learn all about precious metal

Located in an old cellar adjoining the tourist Office and a few steps from the Château de Jumilhac, the Gold Gallery presents an exhibition...

Jumilhac-le-Grand

La Rouzique Paper Mill

Discover the secrets of artisanal papermaking!

Couze and Saint-Front, the cradle of papermaking in the South West, is a small village on the banks of the Dordogne which has housed up to 13 mills...

Route de Varennes
Couze

Costi Museum

A remarkable collection of sculptures by the artist Costi

The former presbytery of Saint Jacques in Bergerac hosts under the remarkable vaults of the cellar of the Petite Mission the museum of the...

Rue Saint-Esprit 29
Bergerac

National Museum of Prehistory

More than 18,000 pieces in a completely new museography

Installed in the former Château des Eyzies de Taillac since 1911, inlaid in the cliff overlooking the village The National Museum of the...

Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil