Since more than 20 years, the objective of this event is to know and to appreciate the local heritage, landscapes and traditional skills.
Among the 1500 events taking place throughout France and that are usually free, are organized : - Hikes, - Site visits, - Discovery tours, - Conferences, - Entertainment for children & teens.
The event takes place during the third week-end of June, from the 25th and the 26th. Disclaimer : The management team of the destination has the possibility to change the opening days and hours without prior communication.
As example, the edition of 2009 which hosted about 200,000 people had the following theme: Roofs, towers, steeples ... Heritage height.
In 2015, the theme was "Middle Age still present".
More than 120,000 visitors enjoy each year the 1,500 free shows!