5 Sights in Ronchamp, France (with Map and Images)
Explore interesting sights in Ronchamp, 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 Ronchamp, France.List of cities in France Sightseeing Tours in Ronchamp
1. Puits Sainte-Marie
The headframe of the Sainte-Marie well is a reinforced concrete headframe built in 1924 by the Liège engineer Charles Tournay on the Sainte-Marie well in the commune of Ronchamp in the Haute-Saône, in the east of the France. After the closure of the well, it is kept by the department after escaping demolition. The headframe was restored in 1979 before being registered as a historical monument and obtaining the label "Heritage of the twentieth century" on March 29, 2001. It is the only surviving headframe in the mining basin and one of the last architectural witnesses of local mining activity.
Jean Prouvé was a French metal worker, self-taught architect and designer. Le Corbusier designated Prouvé a constructeur, blending architecture and engineering. Prouvé's main achievement was transferring manufacturing technology from industry to architecture, without losing aesthetic qualities. His design skills were not limited to one discipline. During his career Jean Prouvé was involved in architectural design, industrial design, structural design and furniture design.
3. Chapelle Notre-Dame-du-Haut
Upper Notre Dame Chapel is a Catholic chapel, built from 1953 to 1955, located on Mount Burlemont in Upper Saneranchamp, Burgundy-Franche-Conte, France. It is the work of French-Swiss architect Le Corbusier, built on the original site of an ancient Roman sanctuary and a former chapel, and was first rebuilt between the two world wars.
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4. Colline de Bourlémont
Bourlémont is a hill located in Ronchamp, Haute-Saône, eastern France with an elevation of 474 m (1,555 ft) above sea level. It is located in the Ballons des Vosges Nature Park, and is an area of cultural tourism, given that the chapel of Notre Dame du Haut is located on it.
5. Musée de la mine Marcel Maulini
The Marcel-Maulini mine museum, located in the center of the city of Ronchamp in France, allows through a whole collection of objects to recall the work of minors thanks to a large collection of photographs and documents allows you to apprehend the life of the time.
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