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Culture and Heritage
2000 years of culture and history
In addition to the many museums that protect the building blocks of collective memory, Lorraine has been able to preserve and revive throughout the centuries the symbolic sites of its long, rich and brilliant history.
To name but a few:
the grandiose archaeological sites of Bliesbruck-Reinheim and Grand, the fortifications of the Maginot Line...
Discover astounding heritage :
Saint-Etienne cathedral in Metz and its 6,500 mÂ˛ of glass nicknamed â€śLa Lanterne du Bon Dieuâ€ť (the Good Lordâ€™s Lantern), the extraordinary Saint-Nicolas-de-Port basilica, the cathedrals of Les Trois EvĂŞchĂ©s (the three bishoprics), the birthplace of Joan of Arc at DomrĂ©my, the prestigious Place Stanislas square in Nancy included on Unescoâ€™s world heritage list, the Renaissance architecture of Bar-le-Duc, and thefabulous Cour dâ€™Or museums in Metz.
Admire the works of the Nancy school of artists such as GallĂ©, Vallin and Majorelle and the Lorraine masters of painting, sculpture and architecture.
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Centre d'animation de la prĂ©histoire
Making a fire, producing pottery and prehistoric jewellery - Entertainment for all, including games with light and films projected in unusual surroundings, and a Stone Age park with reconstructi...
Centre Pompidou Metz
Metz is becoming one of the great international centres of contemporary art, competing with Bilbao, New York, Venice, London and Paris thanks to the opening of the brand new â€śCentre Pompidou- Metzâ€ť.....
MusĂ©e ArchĂ©ologique Gallo-romain
- LIFFOL LE GRAND
Underground in liffolois there were Gallo-Roman villas and a sanctuary used to celebrate water and the Sun. Archaeological digs opened them up and also uncovered a smoking room, the only one...
This museum in the heart of Nancy Old Town occupies the former Palace of the Dukes of Lorraine and the Franciscan church. It gives an insight into the remarkable artistic and cultural life of the.....
Amphitheatre and Mosaic in Grand
With a main axis of 148 metres, the amphitheatre here is one of the most impressive of all the amphitheatres left behind by the Roman Empire. It is indicative of the number of pilgrims who...
MusĂ©e Jeanne d'Arc
Almost 300 drawings, models, cartoons for stained-glass windows, etchings and posters reflect the variety of the imagery depicting Joan of Arc. It is logical for the museum to be located in Vaucou...
Forteresse Le Vieux ChĂ˘tel
- CHATEL SUR MOSELLE
The fortress, one of the largest in Europe, covers 5 hectares and has 22 towers, 1.4 km of walls and three storeys of galleries and underground chambers. It illustrates the changes in fortificat...
ChĂ˘teau de LunĂ©ville
The Château de Lunéville is now being rebuilt after being partially destroyed by fire in 2003. It is Europe’s largest heritage construction site but the former residence of the...
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