Local museums

In the whole area local museums can be found. Some are about typical regional produce other about local history.

Porcelain

Tanner factory museum in Bellac

In the 18th century Kaolin was found in the region of Limoges. Therefor the region houses many porcelain museums.

Leather

In Bellac there is a tanner museum. An old tannermill and factory are fully set to show how leather was tanned in the past.

typewriters and calculators

Montmorillon has a little museum about typewriters and calculators. In this museum all kinds of different mechanical devices are shown which where developed through the years to ease the process of writing and calculation. When you have the opportunity to get a tour from the owner, you definitely need to take it.

History