Bourg en Bresse
Designated capital of La Bresse in 1272 by the Counts of Savoy in the place of Bâgé,
Bourg developed in the states of Savoy until 1601 when the city became French.
The royal monastery of Brou is a religious complex located in Bourg-en-Bresse in the Ain, one of the capitals of the former duchy of Savoy.
The royal monastery of Brou is a masterpiece of flamboyant Flemish Gothic art from the early 16th century