Arts and heritage

Here, the 18th century is everywhere. From the Abbaye des Prémontrés to the royal Place Stanislas, the Château des Lumières at Lunéville to the National Stud at Rosières-aux-Salines, and so on. So many exceptional historical sites, classed as UNESCO world heritage sites.

The Ecole de Nancy was founded here, spearhead of the Art Nouveau movement in France. Great artists from Lorraine, Emile Gallé at the forefront, expressed their vision of this decorative art inspired by nature, in architecture, glass and crystal ware, stained-glass windows, metalwork, and even cabinet making

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VIEILLE VILLE DE GONDREVILLE
Region Terres de Lorraine
Close to Toul

VIEILLE VILLE DE GONDREVILLE

Gondreville is an old Lorraine's medieval village, whose historical origins date back to Gallo-Roman times, is situated on the right bank of the Moselle between Toul and Liverdun. Once the residence of the first Frankish kings, it became in the…
MUSEE DE LA MACHINE AGRICOLE
Region Val de Lorraine
Close to Pont-à-Mousson

MUSEE DE LA MACHINE AGRICOLE

Former farm converted into a museum, allows discovering 60 years of agricultural mechanisation, over more than 1200 square metres: from hand tools to machines drawn by animals, old tractors and various means of transport of our ancestors.…
THE FORT OF VILLEY-LE-SEC
Region Terres de Lorraine
Close to Toul

THE FORT OF VILLEY-LE-SEC

Midway between Vauban’s style of fortifications and the Maginot Line was the system of defence designed by Séré de Rivières and built on all France’s landlocked borders after the Franco-Prussian War of 1870. Villey-le-Sec is an essential…
THE LEOMONT HILL
Region Lunévillois
Close to Lunéville

THE LEOMONT HILL

Léomont is a hill of 337 metres high, forming a first class observatory post over the surrounding valleys. During those first few weeks at the beginning of the Great War, French and German troops fought fiercely for the mastery of this outlook…
LA SALINE
Region Lunévillois
Close to Lunéville

LA SALINE

Einville is located on the Sânon salt basin, next to that of the Seille and Meurthe rivers. The industrial exploitation of salt began in Einville in the middle of the 19th century and two salt works were set up there. For more than a century,…
ANCIEN CHATEAU DE NOMENY
Region Val de Lorraine
Close to Pont-à-Mousson

ANCIEN CHATEAU DE NOMENY

The old town of Nomeny was the property of the bishops of Metz until the mid-16th century. The fortifications remained until the 17th century. Built between 1335 and 1365, its ramparts were destroyed on Richelieu's orders. Its Romanesque fortress…
CHEVALEMENT DE SEL
Region Lunévillois
Close to Lunéville

CHEVALEMENT DE SEL

Sounding overburden reconstituted and moved along the arrival road in Einville. A place for events, conferences and exhibitions. Permanent historical exhibition of the salt works of the Sânon Valley after the annexation of Alsace-Moselle in 1871.
EGLISE XII ET XIV ET CHATEAU XIV ET XII DE NOMENY MONUMENTS CLASSES
Region Val de Lorraine
Close to Pont-à-Mousson

EGLISE XII ET XIV ET CHATEAU XIV ET…

The old town of Nomeny was the property of the bishop of Metz until mid-16th century and was fortified until the 17th century. Built between 1335 and 1365, its ramparts were destroyed on Richelieu's orders. Its Romanesque fortress (11th century)…