Montluçon City Guide

Herisson: A Place With Character


Herisson: A Place With Character

Listed a Small Town of Character ®, Hérisson is a charming and romantic town. Nestled near the meandering Aumance River, Hérisson remains a heroic place. With a rich, thousand-year history punctuated by the Barbarian Invasions and the 100 Year War, Hérisson has lived through history and echoes the image set by its feudal fortified castle and duchy, proudly perched on its rocky outcrop. Follow the narrow streets until you reach the wonderful Saint-Pierre de Châteloy church whose apse murals date back to the XII century – unless, of course, your footsteps lead you to “Nun Passage” or Devil Gate…

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