Do you know Figeac and its many medieval buildings and houses? From the earliest Gallo-Roman remains to the rise of the aeronautical industry, Figeac has had a rich and eventful history. During this stroll through the narrow streets of the center, we’ll try to paint a portrait of this town through the ages; a city that has kept many imprints of its past, while helping to build what it is today. Follow the guide, and let’s go!
We write almost every day, yet who knowsthe history of writing? In the birthplace of Jean-François Champollion, the famous Egyptologist who deciphered hieroglyphics in 1822, this magnificent museum explores 5300 years of human adventure. This podcast takes you on a tour of the various rooms, with your guide Stéphanie Lebreton, in charge of audiences and collections at the Musée Champollion, Les Écritures du Monde. Enjoy your listening!