Bibracte, a Gallic city under the forest

More than 2000 years ago, the Aeduan people set up their capital on the summit of Mount Beuvray.

Explorez les dessous de Bibracte

Excavations of the ancient town of Bibracte began in 1864. Stopped in 1914, they were resumed in 1984 and are still active today.

Découvrez l'histoire des fouilles

Now covered by the forest, the Aeduan capital is being reborn thanks to the patient work of archaeologists.

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2000

years of history

200

ha remains

18

professional guides

48

activities

15

km of marked paths

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Archaeology
Unusual
Nature
Restaurant - Guided visit - Free visit
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5h

Archaeology
Nature
Landscape
Guided visit
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2h

Are you in Bibracte? Grab your "Boussole" (compass) so you don't lose your bearings!

The "La Boussole" application accompanies you on your visit to the Bibracte site. With your smartphone, the Gallic city is revealed under your steps!

Are you in Bibracte? Grab your "Boussole" (compass) so you don't lose your bearings!

The "La Boussole" application accompanies you on your visit to the Bibracte site. With your smartphone, the Gallic city is revealed under your steps!

Restaurant Le Chaudron

Bibracte brings back to life a part, and not the least, of the daily life of the Gauls: the kitchen!