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Saint-Fargeau

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Yonne

Saint-Fargeau - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Yonne
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Geographical information

MunicipalitySaint-Fargeau
Postcode89170
Tourism label
Latitude47.6415780 (N 47° 38’ 30”)
Longitude3.0708530 (E 3° 4’ 15”)
Surface area78.50 km²
Population1681 inhabitants
Density21 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAuxerre (28 mi, 47 min)
Insee code89344
IntercommunalityCC de Puisaye-Forterre
DepartmentYonne
TerritoryBurgundy
RegionBurgundy-Franche-Comté

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Martin-des-Champs2.4 mi (6 min)
Ronchères2.9 mi (6 min)
Saint-Privé4.6 mi (7 min)
Lavau5.7 mi (10 min)
Moutiers-en-Puisaye5.8 mi (11 min)
Mézilles6.5 mi (9 min)
Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye6.7 mi (11 min)
Villeneuve-les-Genêts7.1 mi (13 min)
Tannerre-en-Puisaye7.5 mi (16 min)
Bléneau7.6 mi (13 min)
Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye8.5 mi (15 min)
Faverelles9.2 mi (15 min)
Thou9.3 mi (13 min)
Arquian9.6 mi (18 min)

Things to see and do

Castle Saint-Fargeau.

Museum Adventure Sound presents a unique collection of more than 1,000 mechanical musical instruments, phonographs and radios. Housed in a 17th century convent in the center of Saint-Fargeau, capital of Puisaye, the museum to discover the adventure of sound with exceptional objects ; barrel organ, pianos, Cros first inventions, Edison, Loiret, Pathé. Site accessible to disabled persons, groups of 20 to 100 people, bus parking. One room is dedicated to temporary exhibitions.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Natural sites

Photos

Inner courtyard and castle buildings (© J.E)
Inner courtyard and castle buildings (© J.E)
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The laundry
The laundry
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Covered hall (© J.E)
Covered hall (© J.E)
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Castle
Castle
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The laundry
The laundry
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Castle of Saint-Fargeau (© J.E)
Castle of Saint-Fargeau (© J.E)
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Fountain in front of the castle entrance (© J.E)
Fountain in front of the castle entrance (© J.E)
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Half-timbered house with brick sections (© J.E)
Half-timbered house with brick sections (© J.E)
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Clock tower, view of the ancient city (© J.E)
Clock tower, view of the ancient city (© J.E)
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Castle of Saint-Fargeau
Castle of Saint-Fargeau
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Castle of Saint-Fargeau
Castle of Saint-Fargeau
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Front door
Front door
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Museum of the Adventure of Sound
Museum of the Adventure of Sound
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Museum of the Adventure of Sound
Museum of the Adventure of Sound
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The limonaire
The limonaire
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Coat of arms above the entrance gate to the castle (© J.E)
Coat of arms above the entrance gate to the castle (© J.E)
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Castle entrance (© J.E)
Castle entrance (© J.E)
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Facade of the Saint-Ferréol church (© J.E)
Facade of the Saint-Ferréol church (© J.E)
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Gallery on the right of the Saint-Ferréol church (© J.E)
Gallery on the right of the Saint-Ferréol church (© J.E)
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Gallery on the left, Saint-Ferréol church (© J.E)
Gallery on the left, Saint-Ferréol church (© J.E)
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Town hall, former Augustinian convent (© J.E)
Town hall, former Augustinian convent (© J.E)
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Half-timbered house (© J.E)
Half-timbered house (© J.E)
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Nave of Saint Ferreol Church (© J.E)
Nave of Saint Ferreol Church (© J.E)
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Rosette of Saint Ferreol Church (© J.E)
Rosette of Saint Ferreol Church (© J.E)
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Ruisseau le Bourdon, downtown (© J.E)
Ruisseau le Bourdon, downtown (© J.E)
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Sculpture, the charity of Saint Martin, above the door of the south chapel of the Saint-Ferréol church (© J.E)
Sculpture, the charity of Saint Martin, above the door of the south chapel of the Saint-Ferréol church (© J.E)
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Clock tower, view of the exterior of the ancient city (© J.E)
Clock tower, view of the exterior of the ancient city (© J.E)
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Clock tower, view of the interior of the ancient city (© J.E)
Clock tower, view of the interior of the ancient city (© J.E)
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Clock Tower (© J.E)
Clock Tower (© J.E)
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Stained glass window of the choir of the church (© J.E)
Stained glass window of the choir of the church (© J.E)
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Stained glass window of the choir of the church (© J.E)
Stained glass window of the choir of the church (© J.E)
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Stained glass window of the choir of the church (© J.E)
Stained glass window of the choir of the church (© J.E)
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The commune
The commune
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The commune
The commune
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The commune
The commune
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The commune
The commune
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The commune
The commune
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The laundry
The laundry
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Weather

Thursday 20 february
Min. 5°C - Max. 11°C
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Friday 21 february
Min. 0°C - Max. 10°C
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Saturday 22 february
Min. -1°C - Max. 13°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Visit a flour mill with a millstone
Local flavours1 € Menestreau (16.5 mi)
Visit the remarkable garden of Corbelin
Culture and education5 € to 6 € La Chapelle-Saint-André (22 mi)
Escape Game on a choice of themes
Entertainment32 € to 80 € Villemandeur (28 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Tour of Bléneau
Village visitEasy1h30Bléneau (6.9 mi)
The Canal
HikeIntermediate2h15Rogny-les-Sept-Écluses (11.4 mi)
Toucy, a city in the countryside
HikeEasy20 minToucy (12.2 mi)
Cultural tour around Entrains-sur-Nohain
Car itineraryEasy6h00Entrains-sur-Nohain (15 mi)
Municipality of Lindry
HikeEasy2h30Lindry (19.5 mi)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels

Your holidays
A hotel
A vacation rental
A bed & breakfast
A campsite
A leisure activity
A restaurant
A rental car
A plane ticket
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