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Baron

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Oise

In 1190, Baron called Infra BERRUM; in 1530, Bar-sur-Nonette.

Ancient fortified town, it was taken by the Duke of Burgundy in 1413.

Formerly held in a fair Baron three days ended in 1830.

In the Church of St. Peter and St. Paul built in the 12th century, rebuilt in the 15th and 16th centuries, came to pray Joan of Arc 14 and August 15, 1429, the eve of the Battle of Montépilloy. She slept in the castle tower.

The composer Alberic Magnard (1865-1914) was killed in his house Baron.

Geographical information

MunicipalityBaron
Postcode60300
Latitude49.1725860 (N 49° 10’ 21”)
Longitude2.7335780 (E 2° 44’ 1”)
AltitudeFrom 63m to 151m
Surface area21.47 km²
Population803 inhabitants
Density37 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBeauvais (68 km, 1h01)
Insee code60047
IntercommunalityCC du pays de Valois
DepartmentOise
RegionPicardy

Nearest cities & towns

Versigny2.8 km (4 min)
Rosières4.4 km (11 min)
Fontaine-Chaalis4.4 km (5 min)
Montagny-Sainte-Félicité5.1 km (5 min)
Borest5.4 km (6 min)
Montlognon5.7 km (9 min)
Nanteuil-le-Haudouin7 km (8 min)
Rully8 km (8 min)
Mont-l'Évêque8.7 km (10 min)
Ermenonville8.8 km (12 min)
Le Plessis-Belleville9.2 km (11 min)
Barbery9.7 km (12 min)
Fresnoy-le-Luat10.7 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

After visiting the magnificent church which contains the woodwork who were in the abbey Chaalis must wander in the streets, watching the beautiful farms, the two remaining towers of the wall of the village, and not Remember to come and ride for a walk in the woods nearby.

Places of interest

Natural sites

Events and festivities

Flea and village festival every first weekend of July.

Weather

Tuesday 30 june
Min. 20°C - Max. 32°C
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Wednesday 1 july
Min. 25°C - Max. 38°C
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Thursday 2 july
Min. 25°C - Max. 32°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Paintballing at the Bellevue estate
Sports sensations180 € to 384 € Crouy-sur-Ourcq (27 km)
Games and reading in a Lounge Bar
Entertainment3 € Le Blanc-Mesnil (31 km)
Relax at the Dream Castle Spa
Well-being80 € to 140 € Magny-le-Hongre (34 km)
Spa at the Hotel Paxton
Well-being60 € to 145 € Ferrières-en-Brie (39 km)
A la carte guided tour of Paris
Culture and education200 € Paris (45 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Historic trail in the town centre
Village visitEasy1h30La Ferté-sous-Jouarre (38 km)
Family discovery trail
Village visitEasy1h00La Ferté-sous-Jouarre (38 km)
La Barre Natural Forest Area
HikeEasy1h30La Ferté-sous-Jouarre (38 km)
Bergette Natural Forest Area
HikeEasy1h00La Ferté-sous-Jouarre (38 km)
The open-air dance halls ('les guinguettes') of the edge of the Marne
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy50 minChampigny-sur-Marne (44 km)

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