Things to see and do - Épinal
Unmissable tourist sites
Épinal Travel guide
Épinal : Michelin's recommendations
Built on both sides of the River Moselle, Epinal is the town with the largest area of forest in France (3 600ha) and undoubtedly one of the most floral too: on every street corner, in every square and park, flowers bring a touch of colour to Epinal. This is not really surprising for a town that became famous for tremendously popular coloured prints representing La Fontaine's fables or illustrating the current events of the 19C.
Tourist attractions Épinal : Things to see and do
place St-Goëry F - 88000 Épinal
A tangled confusion of narrow streets around the pretty place des Vosges, a square with arcades, and the severe façade of St Maurice's basilica.
Place St-Goëry F - 88000 Épinal
The façade, with its massive forepart forming the belfry, is in traditional Meuse style. The portail des Bourgeois (15C door) on the left-hand side is typical of Champagne, as are the luminous Chanoinesses choir stalls. The nave, however, with its th..
1 place Lagarde F - 88000 Épinal
In addition to the archeological collections and paintings of the north European schools (La Tour, Brueghel, Rembrandt), you will find the history of the «imagerie» (printing works) and a collection of contemporary art with a strong minimalist bias (..
13 place Emile Stein F - 88007 EPINAL
Prix Prices from : 79 €
Located 5 mins from the TGV train station, the Mercure Epinal Centre hotel has comfortable air-conditioned rooms on the edge of Moselle with 50s-inspired decor. Want to relax after a corporate seminar or a day of sightseeing? Spoil yourself in our sp..
5 rue des Halles, Place des Vosges F - 88000 Épinal
Prix Prices from : 74 €
This hotel is located in the centre of Epinal, within 100 metres of the Basilica Saint-Maurice, Place de Vosges and River Moselle’s bank. It offers rooms with free Wi-Fi access. The guest rooms all have a TV and some feature exposed wooden beams. Ea..
12 Av du Général de Gaulle F - 88000 Épinal
Prix Prices from : 49 €
Just a 2-minute walk from Epinal centre, this hotel offers 3-star rooms with air-conditioning, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi. The Musée Départemental d'Art Ancien et Contemporain on the banks of the River Moselle is a 7-minute walk. Each modern room i..
5 av. de Provence F - 88000 Épinal
This restaurant is as lovely as any Épinal print! It has an elegant dining area with moulding and original, trendy furniture set in an opulent looking late-19C villa. The tasty, modern dishes are accompanied by select wines.
Parc Economique F - 88000 Épinal
13 place E.-Stein F - 88000 Épinal