June 2018

Museum Princerie

  • Jun 14, 2018
  • 350 Views

The art gallery and museum (musee d'art et d'histoire) has been housed in a 16th-century house in the heart of the old town since 1932. Its very varied collections give insight into Verdun's rich history from prehistoric times to the eve of read more

Museum of Sacred Art and Benedictine libary.

  • Jun 14, 2018
  • 368 Views

Musée d'Art Sacré et Bibliothèque bénédictine. Housed in the south wing of the old Benedictine abbey, which is also home to the 18'h-century Benedictine library, this museum aims to highlight religious art in Meuse through pieces on loan from towns and villages read more

Nativity scenes Museum (Musée des crèches)

  • Jun 14, 2018
  • 368 Views

The scenes come from Africa, America ... or from closer to home, like the famous Nativity scenes for which Provence in Southern France has been famous for the past two hundred years. They show a variety of settings (a barn, a byre, read more

Fortification museum (Musée de la Fortification)

  • Jun 14, 2018
  • 346 Views

Musee de la fortification: The aim of the museum is to highlight the richness, diversity and fascinating features of military architecture in Meuse, from the area's earliest days to the late 18'h century. There are models of systems of defence, old weaponry, read more

The bus: ligne 14-18 to the battlefields in Verdun

  • Jun 13, 2018
  • 369 Views

Visit by yourself Verdun and its Battlefield on board of the bus. It will show you unique and amazing views. With our line ‘‘14-18 Champ de Bataille’’, we drop you off at the foot of the well-known sites. Itinery: download the folder: ligne read more

Museum Barrois in Bar-le-Duc

  • Jun 12, 2018
  • 439 Views

  Located in the Renaissance district of Bar-le-Due, a "Town of Artistic, Architectural and Historic Interest, the delightful museum (Musee barrois) is built in the late 15'h century for Rene II of Anjou. The Archaeology section houses collections come mainly from Na ix-aux-forges (known read more

Beekeeping museum (Maison du miel et des abeilles)

  • Jun 12, 2018
  • 355 Views

Maison du miel et des abeilles du Val Dunois (Bee keeping museum). Discover the fascinating world of bees. Enthusiastic beekeepers have developed a fun way of sharing their knowledge with visitors. You can access the very heart or of the hive in totally read more

Les Epargnes

  • Jun 12, 2018
  • 371 Views

Les Eparges is a ridge overlooking the Woevre Plain opening out towards the town of Metz. It was the scene of terrible fighting, especially in 1915. It was in this sector, which includes the Calonne Trench, that literary conscripts were brought face read more

Montsec American monument

  • Jun 12, 2018
  • 383 Views

This memorial on Montsec Ridge in the Meuse Hills consists of a circular colonnade with a bronze viewing table in the middle showing the location of villages and the position of the fighting on the Saint-Mihiel Saillant. It was erected by the read more

Butte de Vauquois

  • Jun 12, 2018
  • 450 Views

The village of Vauquois was caught up in mine warfare and razed to the ground in February 1915 during the bitter fighting that totally changed its landscape. Nowadays, people have complete access to the hillside, the Butte de Vauquois overlooking the impressive read more