Village de Masgot, Franseches

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Village de Masgot is a 19th-century village that was transformed by stonemason Francois Michaud into a sculptural garden filled with granite animals, human figures, and decorative forms. Through his time, skill, and dedication, Michaud turned a common village into a museum of three-dimensional art. Here you will find statues carved into walls, roofs, and gates. For Village de Masgot and beyond, use our Franseches road trip website to get the most from your Franseches vacation.
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  • A very interesting village in central Creuse, well worth a visit. Whilst it costs nothing to view and visit this village, some explanation may be had from the reception (accueil) and a guide is...  more »
  • the tourist office was closed when we visited the village of le Masgot, it was great finding carvings around nearly every corner and being able to visit his old house,  more »

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