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Villers Bretonneux in the Somme digs deep for…

Do not forget Australia. Over the last 4 months, Australia has been subjected to the assault of…

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A stone’s throw from the museum

Dig deep into learning at the Louvre-Lens!

We first come to Lens, in Northern France, to visit the Louvre-Lens, a northern wing of the great…

Contemporary-industrial

24 hours at the Hotel Louvre-Lens in Northern…

The Louvre-Lens Hotel is a former mining village that's become a crown jewel of Northern France, a…

Art everywhere in the city

“With Eldorado, Lille presents worlds from…

From 27 April 2019, Lille is set to be transformed into a mecca of Mexican arts and traditions. It…

Cuisine

Top 5 favorite restaurants for locals: Lille

Under an hour from the Belgian border, Lille reflects its Flemish neighbors through culture and…

Take the train of History

3 reasons to visit the Armistice Memorial

The museum located in Compiègne, in Northern France, is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the…

The Centenary of the 1918 Armistice

Celebrate Peace in these Hauts-de-France Gardens

On the former front lines of WWI in the Hauts-de-France region, resilience is best recognized…

Family time

Lille: 6 surprises to experience with children

A zoo on the ramparts, a museum in a pool, a ferret who sells books and vanilla waffles… take the…

A moving memorial

Discover the International Memorial’14-18…

With its cemetery, interpretation centre and Ring of Remembrance, inaugurated Nov 11, 2014, the…

From the golf course to the castle

24 hours of golf at Dolce Chantilly

Five minutes from the famous Chateau of Chantilly, just 40 minutes north of Paris, luxury hotel…

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The Sir John Monash Centre Villers-Bretonneux

Australia’s war memorial in Villers Bretonneux The Sir John Monash Centre tells Australia’s story…

Holidays by foot, by kayak or dug-out canoe

A family trip to meet the wild seals of the Baie…

With its sand, shingle and salt meadows, the coast of Picardy is packed with natural treasures. A…

Sea depths magic

Behind the scenes of the new Nausicaà, we’ve…

The National Sea Centre at Boulogne-sur-Mer in the Hauts-de-France region offers its visitors an…

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Grand Nausicaá: what awaits you at the largest…

On 19 May 2018, Nausicaá is increasing in scope with a new visitor experience, ‘Voyage en Haute…

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The lace of Calais-Caudry

The art of lace weaves together tradition and modernity, people and looms. In Northern France, in…

Persian masterpieces

Christian Lacroix puts Qajar art in the spotlight…

From 28 March to 22 July 2018, the Louvre-Lens will be housing the "L'Empire des roses" exhibition.…

Nature

EDEN 2017 winner: The Centre Historique Minier,…

A mecca of culture in Northern France, the Centre Historique Minier de Lewarde (CHM) is France’s…

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Northern France: what to do, what to see…

Stunning, surprising, full of life, vibrant—no wonder Northern France is so beloved. From the old…

Remembrance

Discover Ypres – A charming city with an…

The city of Ypres in Flanders, Belgium is just a 45 minute drive from Lille in northern France.…

Remembrance

The WWI Territorial Heritage Museum

THE WWI TERRITORIAL HERITAGE MUSEUM A veritable open-air museum, the Musée Territoire 14-18…

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The Armistice Clearing in the Compiègne Forest

The Armistice Clearing in the Compiègne Forest Two armistices were signed in a train carriage of…

Remembrance

Explore the set locations from the Dunkirk movie…

Dunkirk, a Blockbuster movie The commune of Dunkirk, or as it’s referred to in French, Dunkerque,…

The Chiry-Ourscamp Abbey

Spectacular ruins All that remains of this 12th-century abbey, occupied by the Germans and shelled…

The Serge Ramond Museum

A whispering museum A visit to the Serge Ramond Museum, named after its brilliant creator, is to…

Noyon in the spotlight

“And yet, for a year now, the Germans have been in Noyon." This famous phrase was written by…

The Montigny Quarries

Life-size archives This uniquely beautiful site invites visitors to explore an out-of-the-ordinary…

War necropolis in Oise

The National Necropolis of Tracy-le-Mont At the National Necropolis of Tracy-le-Mont (External…

Remembrance

Bellicourt American Monument

The Bellicourt American Monument is located north of St. Quentin, Aisne. It commemorates…

Culture

Chateau-Thierry American Monument

The Chateau-Thierry American Monument is located on a hill two miles west of Chateau-Thierry with a…