Things to see and do - Saint-Quentin
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Saint-Quentin Travel guide
Saint-Quentin : Michelin's recommendations
Located on a limestone hill, filled with caves and underground passages, the city of Saint Quentin dominates the flow of the Somme river crossing the Isle's swamps. The city was severely affected during 1914-18. The architect Guindez undertook the rebuilding of the city. Hence, you notice the detail of the art déco facades.
Tourist attractions Saint-Quentin : Things to see and do
2 pl. de la Basilique
Winston Churchill square offers a view of the large and small transepts and the chevet. Inside, the 13C chancel is unusually wide. The organ case work (1690-1703) was designed by Bérain. In the nave (34 m high), note the 260-m maze on the floor: the ..
pl. de l'Hôtel-de-Ville
The bell tower, rebuilt in the 18C, houses a carillon of 37 bells that punctuate the life of the people of St-Quentin. Inside, the Marriage Hall still has its original beamed ceiling and a huge Renaissance-style fireplace, while the Council Hall has ..
28 r. Antoine-Lécuyer
An impressive collection of almost 100 portraits by Quentin de la Tour, who lived and died in Saint Quentin (1704-1788), is the pride of this museum, which also features paintings and sculptures from the 17C-20C.
14 place de la Basilique F - 2100 SAINT QUENTIN
The ibis Saint-Quentin hotel is in the heart of a city famed for its art deco architecture, capital of Haute Picardie, just 1 hour and 30 minutes from Paris and Belgium. It is ideally located for visits to the Basilica, the paintings of Maurice Quent..
8 rue de la Comedie F - 02100 Saint-Quentin
Set in a 19th century mansion, Hotel Memorial is situated 30 metres from the town hall and the main square in Saint-Quentin. It offers charming en suite rooms with a TV and a mini-bar. There are television lounges at the Hotel Memorial and a breakfa..
6 Rue Dachery F - 02100 Saint-Quentin
Prix Prices from : 73 €
Situated in the city centre, within walking distance of the train station, the 4-star Le Grand Hotel offers a privileged location from which you can explore and enjoy Saint-Quentin. Free WiFi is provided in public areas. Le Grand Hotel features spac..
331 route de Paris F - 02100 Saint-Quentin
This inn has a proud appearance with an attractively renovated façade and terrace. The dining room, partly rural and partly classic in style, provides the setting for a menu featuring a range of traditional dishes.