A place rich in culture and history
The Bastide of Sainte-Foy-La-Grande, founded in 1255 by Alphonse de Poitiers, will amaze you with its exceptional geographical location (on the banks of the Dordogne river) and its remarkable heritage:
by taking the alleys of the City, you will discover the remains of the enclosures (walls and towers), the typical arcades of the bastides, the central square and its many half-timbered houses from the XNUMXth century.
You can also discover the heritage of the municipalities located around Sainte-Foy-La-Grande, such as:
- the Romanesque Church of Thoumeyragues from the XNUMXth and XNUMXth century,
- the XNUMXth and XNUMXth century Saint-Martin Church of Margueron
- or the Bastide de Excavator.