The Club of the Landmark Houses
The Club of the Landmark Houses (Club des Illustres - French label) brings together over 250 Landmark Houses dedicated to the greatest figures in political, scientific, religious and artistic history.Find out more
A label from the French Ministry of Culture
What is the
“Landmark Houses” label?
The Landmark Houses label was created on September 13, 2011. Through this distinction, the French Ministry of Culture wishes to highlight places whose vocation is to preserve and pass on the memory of men and women who have distinguished themselves in the political, scientific, social and cultural history of France.Read more
IMPORTANT: this card is managed directly by the French Ministry of Culture.
Updating the information on this map is the sole responsibility of the Ministry, not the Club of the Landmark Houses.
of the Landmark Houses
A first national guide was published by Editions du patrimoine in spring 2017 and reissued in 2018, including new labelled houses.
This book is available in bookshops and most Landmark Houses, or can be ordered from Editions du Patrimoine.
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