No the Tobacco Museum isn’t intended to promote tobacco; nor is it meant for smokers alone! Its collections, which are unique in Europe, evoke the saga of a plant with an amazing destiny, sometimes blessed and sometimes cursed; originating and used in America more than 3,000 years ago before conquering Africa and then the world. […]

Bergerac has been proudly sporting its “Town and Region of Art and History” label for a number of years now.  Sights The highly-successful Tobacco Museum relates 3,000 years’ history of this plant from its Amerindian origins up to the present day as well as its applications, some of which will definitely surprise you! The historic centre: The Tourist Office also proposes leaflet allowing […]