Research on Genius Tour

Graphical design for pads


Chair makers and Straw

Domaine(s) : Old jobs

Region : Bourgogne


The house shows the chair-maker trades and straw ones on three areas:
- The historic first one, which shows the origins and evolution of the manufacture of chairs,
- The technical aspect then which details the various stages of manufacture of a chair with a reconstruction of old workshops,
- And the area about today's technics, which shows existing businesses.


One hour allow you to know much better this local historical industrial activity. Disclaimer : The management team of the destination has the possibility to change the opening days and hours without prior communication.


This activity has been established since the 1800s on the edge of the Seille between Tournus and Louhans, and the first official records date to 1815.
Today, we find it only in the towns of Rancy & Bantanges.


Le bourg, 71290 Rancy

N 46°35'55'', E 05°05'36''

Click here to see the route (on a new tab)

Site internet officiel :