Things to see and do - Verdun
Unmissable tourist sites
Verdun Travel guide
Verdun : Michelin's recommendations
World city of peace, Verdun will be forever associated with one of the bloodiest battles of the First World War. The battlefield visits in this area, where the conflict has left its mark in a landscape in some places still disrupted, cannot fail to make an impression. Today’s Verdun, though, has another side to it: a city of lively streets, an attractive waterfront along the River Meuse and extensive surrounding woodlands ideal for walkers.
Tourist attractions Verdun : Things to see and do
La Wavrille F - 55100 Douaumont
The ossuary was erected to receive the unidentified remains of some 130 000 French and German soldiers killed during the battle. The building was financed by international subscriptions. Construction started in 1920, using plans by the architects Azé..
7 pl. Mgr-Ginisty F - 55100 Verdun
The chances of history gives us, today, the possibility of comparing the Romanesque style from the Rhine and from Burgundy in this building. It was constructed on the highest point of the upper town, and restored in the Baroque style during the 18C. ..
pl. Mgr-Ginisty F - 55100 Verdun
This bishop's palace, built in the 18C by Robert de Cotte, is a true palace, with a refined facade. The main building is preceded by a main courtyard in the shape of an elongated semicircle. Part of the building is taken up by the public library, the..
12 Rue Du General Sarrail F - 55100 Verdun-sur-Meuse
Just 500 metres from Verdun Train Station, this hotel is a 15-minute drive from Verdun Memorial. It offers en suite rooms with a desk and free Wi-Fi access. Breakfast is available at Hotel Saint Paul. There is also a bar on site. A number of local c..
12 Avenue 30éme Corps F - 55100 Verdun-sur-Meuse
Le Lion d’Or is located in the heart of Verdun, a 5-minute walk from the Parc de Londres and the tourist office. The hotel provides free Wi-Fi access in all rooms and there is an on-site restaurant with a terrace. Each room includes a TV, a desk, a ..
9, av. Garibaldi. F - 55100 VERDUN
"Located in the centre of Verdun, just a stone's throw from the railway station, ""Les Colombes"" is a warm and cosy family hotel. The hotel's location makes it easy to visit the town on foot and enjoy the nearby restaurants ..