Village des Bories, Gordes

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Visit Village des Bories for a close-up look at the ruins of a small hamlet from Napoleonic times. Wander through this open-air museum to examine about 20 dry stone huts that were used primarily for agricultural reasons. Some of them comprised part of a Gordoise nave--a multipurpose area used as a seasonal dwelling, a tool shed, or even a sheep shelter. For Village des Bories and beyond, use our Gordes journey planning website to get the most from your Gordes vacation.
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  • This site is the hard work of many years to rebuild the stone structures of the village. All the work is done without mortar and the rock is of the area. A glimpse into a past way of life.  more »
  • fantastic, partially rebuild, old sheperds town with this classical building method. takes you about 1hr to go around and check out all the individual and different bories.  more »
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