Saint-Martin Church in Sillegny, with its remarkable frescoes, is known as the Sixtine of the Seille. In excellent condition, the frescoes were painted between 1460 and 1540. The fortified church was built in the 15th century and is open for guided tours on the second Sunday of every month.
Climb to the platform of the bell tower of Saint-Étienne Cathedral in Toul, 50 m above ground. After the guided tour of the south tower, and under the watchful eye of the gargoyles, savour local products alongside your fellow adventurers. And to top it off, bask in stunning views of the city’s rooftops.
Discover the town in a different way! Nancy’s greeters invite you discover their city along a unique walk. Nancy by night, urban discovery, a cycling tour, Nancy from above or the Art Nouveau quarter. These passionate local volunteers share their favourite spots.
Looking for surprises and something to satisfy your curious mind? Head out to discover Metz or Nancy on a mysterious escape created especially for you. Local events, artist workshops or personalised gifts that reflect your tastes. Curionomie will take care of everything and deliver an exceptionally unique experience!
Hidden in a beautiful private mansion of the Renaissance period in the heart of Pont-à-Mousson are unexpected treasures: papers. The collection of papier-mâché objects made here between 1870 and 1945 is unique in France. From a powder compact to a sofa, discover skilfully decorated and lacquered objects often inspired by the Far East.
A cross, a mitre and a white beard: does anyone come to mind? Saint Nicholas of course! As 6 December draws near, all of Lorraine celebrates to joyously welcome the holy man: gingerbread, gifts, parades, gourmet markets, street performances, processions and more. Come and see him in Nancy and Saint-Nicolas de Port : the festivities honouring the patron saint of schoolchildren last for over a month!
Do you know where Christmas ornaments came from? Legend has it that in December 1858, with no fruit to hang on the tree, a glass blower replaced them with glass baubles. Visit Meisenthal every year in November to discover this unique know-how and marvel at the latest contemporary crea-tions.
Fans of hiking and contemporary art will love the Vent des Forêts! Discover more than one hundred works of art in the heart of the Meuse forests along 7 marked trails, ranging from 3 km to 14 km. Visit the site in July to discover the new creations by artists and designers from around the world.