Things to do in franche-comte

Attractions and places of interest

Located on an outcrop of rock, the Château de Montbéliard, also known as the Château des ducs de Württemberg, surveys the town of Montbéliard.

Attractions and places of interest

The Fine Arts Museum in Dole contains local and regional archaeological exhibits as well as collections of French and foreign paintings from the 15th to the 19th century.

Attractions and places of interest

France's second largest forest stretches across over 20,000 hectares between the Doubs and Loue rivers to the east of Dole. Rich in wildlife, with a good population of deer and wild boar...

Attractions and places of interest

Containing many of Pasteur's personal souvenirs such as family portraits and a picture of the shepherd who Pasteur famously saved using his anti-rabies treatment, Louis Pasteur's house...

Attractions and places of interest

A small museum where you can learn all about the wines of the Jura, the Musée de la Vigne et du Vin has a particular focus on the unusual Vin Jaune.

Attractions and places of interest

A beautiful historic house near the town hall, the Beurnier-Rossel mansion houses the the Museum of Art and History in Montbéliard. Providing a snapshot of what life was like for the...