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Evénements à venir
- 20/03 au 31/12Ouverture du Cube le 20 mars 2018 à La Ferté Saint-Aubin !!!
Le Cube à La Ferté Saint-Aubin
- 01/12 au 14/12Exposition avec l'Atelier de Zam à l'Office de Tourisme du 1er au 14 décembre 2018
Office de Tourisme des Portes de Sologne, 45240 LA FERTE SAINT AUBIN
- 01/12 au 06/01Noël au Château de la Ferté Saint-Aubin
Château de La Ferté Saint-Aubin
- 12/12 au 23/12Vollailles festives sur commande pour les fêtes de fin d'année à Sennely Ferme de Maison Rouge
Sennely, Ferme de Maison Rouge
The Resistance during the Second World War has left its memories on the Sologne territory. A necropolis can be seen at the north entrance into la Ferté Saint-Aubin at a place called Bellefontaine.
Bellefontaine National Necropolis
LA FERTE SAINT-AUBIN
On the 10 June 1944, a group of Parisian students, most of whom were candidates to the renowned schools of engineers, and who had joined the resistance, were denounced to the Gestapo. All 42 of them were executed in various glades of the village.
Since then, a commemoration is held every year at the Bellefontaine National Necropolis, on the Sunday closest to the 10 June in their honour. The necropolis was built not long after the Liberation. To emphasise their young age, a flower is laid on each tomb by students from the local schools and the names are read out loud by a member of the junior council committee. This is followed by a pilgrimage to the different locations : the Cerbois in marcilly-en-Villette and the By in la Ferté Saint-Aubin.
The book "La Resistance dans le canton de la Ferté saint-Aubin 1940-1945" (the resistance in la Ferté Saint-Aubin 1940-1945) written by the members of the ACSPF (Association pour la Connaissance et la sauvegarde du patrimoine Fertesien - Association in memory of la Ferté heritage) relates particularity well this sad part of the town's history.
La Ferté Saint-Aubin
This cemetery has an English military enclave :"Commonwealth War Grave" (tombe de guerre du Commonwealth).