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…
ART NOUVEAU MUSEUM
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Region Nancy et Couronne
Close to Nancy

ART NOUVEAU MUSEUM

As the 20th century moved closer, numerous artists in Nancy looked at the design of furniture and objets d’art with a new dynamism - it was their enthusiastic creativity that led to the Nancy School. The collections and atmosphere in the Nancy…
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…
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,…
CHATEAU DE MONCEL
Region Briey
Close to Briey

CHATEAU DE MONCEL

12th-century old castle with drawbridge and moat, it became in the 19th a large four-angled mansion, with a slate roof divided in 4 sections, Lorraine-style. Around 1905, the wings were extended and transformed into an elegant residence. The city…
EGLISE SAINT MEDARD DE BLENOD LES TOUL
Region Terres de Lorraine
Close to Toul

EGLISE SAINT MEDARD DE BLENOD LES TOUL

The church (1506/1512) contains the remarkably sculpted tombstone of Hugues des Hazards, some beautiful stained glass windows and a Dingler organ (1735). Currently under restoration, the Lodges form a unique work of architecture in Europe. One…
Region Val de Lorraine
Close to Nancy

MUSEE DE LAY SAINT CHRISTOPHE

The museum features faithfully recreated interiors – such as a dining room, bedroom and kitchen – alongside workshops of artisans, stonemasons, tinsmiths, distillers, blacksmiths, winemakers and carpenters, all reflecting local history. It…