5 Sights in Poligny, France (with Map and Images)

Explore interesting sights in Poligny, France. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Poligny, France.

List of cities in France Sightseeing Tours in Poligny

1. Stèle De Gaulle

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Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle was a French army officer and statesman who led Free France against Nazi Germany in World War II and chaired the Provisional Government of the French Republic from 1944 to 1946 in order to restore democracy in France. In 1958, he came out of retirement when appointed President of the Council of Ministers by President René Coty. He rewrote the Constitution of France and founded the Fifth Republic after approval by referendum. He was elected President of France later that year, a position to which he was reelected in 1965 and held until his resignation in 1969.

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2. Collégiale Saint-Hippolyte

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The St. Hippolit de Polini (France) College Church was built in the 15th century, largely thanks to donations from the town's bourgeoisie, Jean Josate, a member of the Grand Council of Burgundy, and enriched by Jean Schevroth, Bishop of Tournay and president of Philippe Le Bang Council. In less than half a century, it has been built so quickly that it has extraordinary architectural unity.

Wikipedia: Collégiale Saint-Hippolyte (FR)

3. Ancien couvent des Jacobins de Poligny

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The convent of the Jacobins of Poligny is a former convent Jacobins, and a church of Notre-Dame of Gothic style radiant of the thirteenth century in Poligny in the Jura in Burgundy-Franche-Comté. The convent has been classified as a historical monument since 17 August in 1945, and to this day houses the Hyacinthe Friant hotel school, and the Poligny Wine Cooperative of the Jura vineyard.

Wikipedia: Ancien couvent des Jacobins de Poligny (FR)

4. Tour de Paradis

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The Château de Poligny or Château de Grimont located in Poligny, in the Jura in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, is an old fortified castle of the ninth century, dismantled in 1643 under kings Louis XIII and Louis XIV, of which only a few ruins remain.

Wikipedia: Château de Poligny (Jura) (FR)

5. Église Notre-Dame de Mouthier-le-Vieillard

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The Church of Mouthier le Vieillard is a Romanesque church located in Poligny in the French department of Jura. The oldest monument in the commune, it was classified as a historical monument on 19 January 1911.

Wikipedia: Église Notre-Dame de Mouthier-le-Vieillard (FR)

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