Sport "The favorite monument of the French": the 2020 edition on France 3

10:25  18 september  2020
10:25  18 september  2020 Source:   ouest-france.fr

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Stéphane Bern anime, depuis le château de Champs-sur-Marne, en Seine-et-Marne, le concours 2020 du « Monument préféré des Français », sur France 3, avec quatorze édifices en lice. © Christophe Lartige Stéphane Bern runs, from the castle of Champs-sur-Marne, in Seine-et-Marne, the 2020 "Favorite monument" competition of the French ”, on France 3, with fourteen buildings in the running.

The public channel's show is part of the European Heritage Days on September 19 and 20.

Stéphane Bern presents, Friday September 18 at 9:05 pm on France 3 , the public ranking of the “Favorite monument of the French”. The facilitator settles down at the Château de Champs-sur-Marne, in Seine-et-Marne , to reveal the classification of the fourteen monuments, thirteen in metropolitan France and one in Reunion. He then goes to the winning monument of the 2020 edition of the Favorite Monument for the French, now broadcast on France 3.

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"This program highlights and shows the diversity and richness of the national heritage. All the selected monuments won, since they benefit from the media aura with maximum exposure on television ", explains the founder of Mission Bern, who also releases Le Patrimoine pour les Dulls (First Éditions).

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The bonus for heritage diversity

The 2020 edition puts the castle heritage in competition with the castle and gardens of Villandry (Center-Val de Loire), the castle of Brézé (Pays de la Loire) or that of Champ-de-Bataille (Normandy), and religious heritage, with the Sainte-Chapelle (Île-de-France), the Saint-Nicolas cathedral in Nice (Paca), the imperial chapel of the Palais Fesch in Ajaccio (Corsica) or the Tamil temple Narassingua Péroumal (Réunion).

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It also gives pride of place to military heritage with the citadel and the Lion of Belfort (Burgundy - Franche-Comté), Fort La Latte (Brittany) or the arsenal of Rochefort (New Aquitaine).

"We are seeing an increasingly strong sensitivity for all forms of heritage, especially workers or the twentieth century" , specifies Stéphane Bern, who presents the Haut-Fourneau park, in Uckange (Grand Est), and the villa Cavrois (Hauts-de-France). The originality goes to the ideal palace of Facteur Cheval (Auvergne Rhône-Alpes) and to the landscape heritage of the Canal du Midi (Occitanie).

Summer in France has served the rural heritage

Summer activist in France, Stéphane Bern notes: “In the Perche (region of his royal and military college of Thiron-Gardais) , we had 20% more visitors. The summer in France has benefited rural communities and the outskirts of France, but cities have suffered from the absence of foreign tourists ".

M. Patrimoine will soon present two new shows in the regions, "Le Grand Concours de la cuisine des regions" in October and "The favorite farm of the French" at the Salon de l'Agriculture .

"The favorite monument of the French" at 9:05 pm on France 3

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