Being Beauvaisis, green Picardy, Country of Bray and Clermontois :

CASTLES OF THE OISE


CREVECOEUR LE GRAND
Brick-built castle and stone of XVI-th's :
The inside was transformed into orphanage, then into particular house, before becoming the city hall.
Phone 03 44 46 87 11

TROISSEREUX
XIV-th castle of bricks and stones, furnished and inhabited, surrounded with staves(moats) in water. Medieval clock, landscaped garden with big canal and arboretum where live free wild birds mixed(involved) with birds of collection. Opened every day from 14 o'clock till 18 o'clock.
Phone 03 44 79 00 00
CHANTILLY
Castle of Chantilly (XVIe, XIXe s.) :
It shelters the Cop museum. The park drawn in XVII-th s by Ours, can be contemplated since Aérophile, captive balloon rising as height as 150 metres.
Phone 03 44 62 62 62.


MUSEUMS

AUCHY LA MONTAGNE
Forge :
In a building(ship) with timber framings dating 1765, ancient(former) forge in activity some Sundays in the year and on meeting.
Phone 03 44 46 32 20

BEAUVAIS
Local museum :
Ceramic of Beauvaisis, stony collections and sculptured wood, French and Italian paintings, of decorative arts and archaeology.
Phone 03 44 11 43 83

National gallery of the tapestry :
The French tapestry of the XV-th in XX-th s resulting from collections of the National Furniture.
Phone 03 44 05 14 28

Museum of the Aviation (Warluis sud of Beauvais) :
An exhibition of 650 m2 proposes numerous documents, airmen's personal business(cases), 900 details(rooms) of planes, models without forgetting 2 planes, a lorry Bedford and a English DCA.
Phone 03 44 89 28 23


BRETEUIL
Archaeological museum :
"A16 on the tracks of the Road Brunehaut" : selection of objects discovered(found) during the archaeological searches(excavations) on the plan of the highway A16 in the North of the Oise.
Phone 03 44 80 84 01

GERBEROY
Museum Sidaner :
In the floor of the City hall, museum around the painter Henri Le Sidaner.
http://www.gerberoy.net/
Phone 03 44 82 33 63


HARDIVILLERS
The house of Serger :
Under the Ancient R®gime (XVI-th-XVIIème s), the rural Mecca of the textile(textile industry) picard, building its fame around the manufacture of serges, workshops, a living house, power looms and boutonnier, and objects telling the life of one picard village to the XVIII-th, XIX-th, and XX-th's.
Phone 03 44 80 84 01

HETOMESNIL
Conservatoire of the agricultural and rural life of the Oise :
Being installed(settled) in the buildings(ships) of an ancient(former) teaching farm. Presentation of the various aspects of the rural world through the agricultural and craft activities.
Phone 03 44 46 32 20

LA CHAPELLE AUX POTS
Museum of the pottery :
Wills of the country of bray and bosses potters: In. Delaherche, p. Pissareff and Has. Narrow-minded.
Phone 03 44 04 50 71

SAINT GERMER DE FLY
Museum of popular art :
Evocation of the forgotten professions and the life of the rural world.
Phone 03 44 82 62 74

CHANTILLY
Museum "Condé" :
Situated in the castle of Chantilly, one of the biggest collections of French and foreign paintings of the XIV-th to the XIX-th (Clouet, Ingres, Raphaël, Boticelli, Delacroix, Chick …), furniture, books and precious, ceramic manuscripts…
Phone 03 44 62 62 62

Museum living on the horse :
Horses, ponies, asses, donkeys, in their garage or in the training. 31 rooms dealing with blacksmith's trade, journeys, national stud farms, hippologie. Equestrian presentation and spectacle.
Phone 03 44 57 13 13

Patrimony and lace of Chantilly :
Lace collection of Chantilly of XIX-th s, evocation of the china of XVIII-th s of the venery and the forest.
Phone 03 44 58 28 44


RELIGIOUS BUILDINGS

BEAUVAIS
Cathedral Saint-Pierre :
With its choir as a " glass cage ", with its 47 metres in height under the vault, Beauvais's cathedral, built in XIII-th s, is the sublimation of the Gothic thought.
Phone 03 44 48 11 60

Church Saint Etienne :
The church Saint-Etienne is crossed(spent) with harmony of the novel in the blazing Gothic. Remarkable by the sculptures and the very rich stained glasses.
Phone 03 44 48 11 60


SAINT ARNOULT
Ancien Prieuré XVe :
Construction with timber framings and cob of the end of XV-th s Opened by the 1.08 to the 31.08 every afternoon. Of the 1.09 in the 30.09 the weekend from 14 o'clock till 17 o'clock. All year on meeting.
Phone 03 44 46 32 20

SAINT GERMER DE FLY
Abbey :
Abbey Benedictine based in 661. The Holy Chapel in the head of the abbey church is the retort of the Holy Chapel of Paris.
Phone 03 44 82 62 74

SAINT JEAN AUX BOIS
Abbey - fortress :
It(he) remains only the door strengthened by the fortress and the very beautiful church of the XIII-th century in the heart of the forest of Compiègne.


AMUSEMENT PARKS

SAINT LEGER EN BRAY
Saint Léger Loisirs
Wooded park of 12 ha, wildlife park. Free entrance(entry).
Phone 03 44 84 42 76

SAINT PAUL
Park of Saint Paul :
More than around thirty attractions (haunted castle, fishing, ponies...) arenas, spectacles, restaurants … Entertainments for the smallest and the biggest in a green frame.
Phone 03 44 82 20 16

PLAILLY
Park Astérix :
Since 1989, more than 16 million guests, French and foreign, have already visited the small Gaul. In the Park Astérix, the children are not the only ones to enjoy itself, the parents also. For the rest, the believers of Goscinny and Uderzo will find the attractions, the shops and the spectacles, which make the success of the park.
Phone 08 36 68 30 10

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