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Seminar: The orientation of the Basilica according to the sun and the stars

La Maison du Visiteur is pleased to offer you two seminars this year led by Jean-Louis Walther, on May 18-19-20 and November 9-10-11. Polytechnic engineer and historian, Jean-Louis …

Summer 2024 internship: Heritage mediation for students

The presentation of the training Being a guide at the Visitor’s House of Vézelay

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...

Private tours

Discover the heritage

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


Easter lights in the morning in the Basilica of Vézelay

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.
Discover our proposals.


The Visitor Center

Visits and workshops
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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…