Private tours

Discover this UNESCO World Heritage Site

Visit Vézelay and its heritage without forgetting the unmissable Basilica of Vezelay.
With the help of'a private guide, make a tailor-made and unforgettable visit to Vézelay.

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School visits

A heritage to live

Teachers, the Visitor's House has designed adapted educational visits
to students ofprimary school, college, high school and preparatory class.
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The Romanesque world

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Summer 2024 Heritage mediation training in Vézelay

The beauty of Roman art creates a shock. It triggers an echo which will be all the more ample as man is prepared to receive it and respond to it. Marie-Madeleine Davy Applications…

September 26 19:30 p.m. Meeting: the Madeleine of Vézelay as you have never seen her

Thanks to wanderings as unique as they are richly illustrated, the author takes you on a sensory adventure where beauty and harmony mingle. At the heart of the Basilica, the message engraved...

November 9-11 Seminar: Interpretation of capitals

The next seminar led by Jean-Louis Walther will be November 9-10-11. Based on texts existing or known at the time, Jean-Louis will present to us elements of the iconographic program of…

Easter lights in the morning in the Basilica of Vézelay


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Winter Lights in Vézelay

The basilica is more illuminated at the winter solstice Around the winter solstice, the sunlight plays wonderfully with the interior architecture of the basilica of Vézelay, according to the intention and the art ...

"An architectural and symbolic approach"

The Visitor's House, in Vézelay, invites you to discover the Sainte-Marie-Madeleine basilica outside the walls. An architectural and symbolic approach, before entering the building. Before discovering the Sainte-Marie-Madeleine basilica, in…

"In the Light of Vézelay"

In the Light of Vézelay Article published on August 24 by Emmanuelle Guiliani, director of the cultural department of the newspaper La Croix, in the form of an interview with Hélène Ramin, artistic director of…