Arts and heritage

Musées, châteaux

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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THE ESTATE OF GERBEVILLER'S CHATEAU
Region Lunévillois
Close to Lunéville

THE ESTATE OF GERBEVILLER'S CHATEAU

The Mortagne runs along its entire length and the park, designed at the beginning of the 19th century, is the very type of gardens enlarged to the scale of the landscape. It includes a rare nymphaeum and the Red Pavilion, probably designed by…
THE VOUES TURN
Region Lunévillois
Close to Baccarat

THE VOUES TURN

In 1305, King Henry the 1st has resolved to built a turn, called as The Voués Turn (Voués means Defensers), in order to protect the houses of slaves. The access to the Turn was made by a hole pierced in the rampart. This hole is still visible,…
LES SOURCES D'HERCULE MUSEUM
Region Lunévillois
Close to Baccarat

LES SOURCES D'HERCULE MUSEUM

Pilgrims would come to the Hercules Sanctuary to bathe in the purifying water from natural springs. In doing so, they would make a wish. If it came true, the pilgrim would present a votive offering. The sanctuary has been carefully reconstructed,…
MUSEE DES AMIS DU VIEUX PAYS
Region Val de Lorraine
Close to Pont-à-Mousson

MUSEE DES AMIS DU VIEUX PAYS

Situated in a partly restored medieval castle, the Scarponne area offers Gallo-Roman relics. Reconstruction of a small Gallo-Roman burial cemetery under tiles – Open every Sunday from March to November (2-6pm) – Guided tours for groups (at…
MUSEE AU FIL DU PAPIER
Region Val de Lorraine
Close to Pont-à-Mousson

MUSEE AU FIL DU PAPIER

A unique collection of objects and furniture made of papier mâché (late 19th - early 20th centuries) including, in particular, the amazing Queen Victoria’s Drawing Room, a number of lithographs (19th century) and books produced in the early…
 OUTSTANDING VILLAGE PRENY
Region Val de Lorraine
Close to Pont-à-Mousson

OUTSTANDING VILLAGE PRENY

The village, dominated by the castle, is spread over three floors. The vineyards once stood on the slopes with terraced facing south, giving it the appearance of a village in Provence. Therefore, Prény can not be placed in the category of…
HALL FOR EARTHENWARE EXHIBITION
Region Lunévillois
Close to Lunéville

HALL FOR EARTHENWARE EXHIBITION

In the former workshops on the first floor of the factory outlet, the factory has a rare collection of faience ware from Lunéville, Saint CLément, Lille, Sarreguemines and Delft that, together, trace back the evolution of faience through the…
CHATEAU DE FLEVILLE
Region Nancy et Couronne
Close to Nancy

CHATEAU DE FLEVILLE

Only ten minutes from Nancy is a masterpiece of the French Renaissance, backing onto a large feudal keep (1320) and containing gems such as the Chamber of the Coatsof- Arms of the Dukes of Lorraine, Stanislaw’s Bedchamber and a suite of rooms…
CHATEAU DE JAULNY
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Region Val de Lorraine
Close to Pont-à-Mousson

CHATEAU DE JAULNY

Important medieval place of the 11th and 12th centuries (Historical Monuments) dominating the valley of Rupt-de-Mad. You can still admire the 13th-century castle keep, the ramparts and the 15th-century loopholes. Outer walls with square towers.…