Monuments and gardens
BASILICA OF AVIOTH
Avioth has been a place of pilgrimage for many hundreds of years (since the early 12th century) and it was this that led to the building of the vast...
MONT DEVANT SASSEY
EGLISE NOTRE-DAME DE L'ASSOMPTION
Built in magnificent scenery, on a wooded spur of rock in the Meuse Hills that is an outcrop of the Argonne area, the 12th-century Notre-Dame church...
APREMONT LA FORET
JARDIN SOUS LES COTES
Located at the foot of the Meuse Hills, this romantic garden combines the soft outlines of beds full of perennials with pergolas providing support...
THE LIGIER RICHIER TRAIL
Saint-Mihiel in Meuse was the birthplace of one of the most outstanding sculptors of the Renaissance - Ligier RIchier. His priceless works can still...
PARC DU CHÂTEAU DES MONTHAIRONS
As you stroll across the 14-hectare walled estate set within a wide meander of the Meuse on the west side, note its remarkable trees (a red oak, a...
EGLISE ABBATIALE OF LACHALADE
Former Cistercian abbey founded in the early 12th century. Magnificent rose window from St. Vannes' Abbey in Verdun. Open by arrangement.
PORTE DE FRANCE ET CHAPELLE CASTRALE
It was from these historic locations overlooking the town that Joan of Arc set off to accomplish her mission, passing through the France Gate on 23...
BAR LE DUC
The estate wine press in Combles-en-Barrois was purchased by Bar-le-Duc tourist office in 1970 and set up in Rue des Ducs in 1977. It is a historic...
RAMBLUZIN ET BENOITE VAUX
BENOITE VAUX SITE
Benoîte Vaux has long been a major place of pilgrimage in Lorraine. The priory was built here in the 12th century but the church dates from the...
This majestic historic building is one of the finest Flamboyant Gothic churches in Southern Meuse. Its entrance is a typical example of early...
Verdun's cathedral was the first religious building to be dedicated to the Virgin Mary and is one of the oldest churches in Europe. Wars and the...
BAR LE DUC
Bar-le-Duc, remembering the glorious days of the old Duchy of Bar and Lorraine, invites you to take a stroll through the Upper Town, one of the most...