Lorraine places to visit and attractions

Below you can explore some of the most popular highlights and places of interest in Lorraine. See also our Lorraine guide.

Lorraine sightseeing and tourist information

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Bar-le-Duc (Meuse)

In the upper town of Bar-le-Duc you can find good examples of both medieval and renaissance style houses [...]

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Bitche (Moselle)

The citadel in Bitche is very interesting, with videos explaining the history and sieges of the town [...]

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Metz (Moselle)

As well as the cathedral it is the grand squares surrounded by 18th century townhouses that are among the highlight [...]

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Nancy (Meurthe-et-Moselle)

Rather overlooked as a tourist destination, the centre of Nancy around Place Stanislaus is impressive enough to be [...]

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Rodemack (Moselle)

The medieval centre in the fortified village of Rodemack make it one of the most beautiful villages in the Lorraine [...]

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Saint-Quirin (Moselle)

The centre of the small village of Saint-Quirin is very pleasant to explore, then take the cobbled path that leads [...]

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Verdun (Meuse)

War memorials are the centre of most visits to Verdun, scene of some of the most terrible battles in the First Worl [...]

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For more information about the region see the detailed Lorraine travel guide

 
 

Classified tourist sites to visit in Lorraine

Listed below are some of the main places and destinations in Lorraine that have received 'official' tourist classifications.

Aquarium

Muséum-aquarium de Nancy

Heritage Sites

Longwy ville neuve (Vauban fortifications)

Place Stanislas, Nancy: Tourist guide

towns classified as Recommended Detours

Bar-le-Duc: Tourist guide

Bitche: Tourist guide

Commercy

Plombieres-les-Bains

Toul

Regional Natural Parcs

Lorraine

Listed 'Remarkable Gardens'

Jardin Alexandre-Godron

Jardin botanique de Gondremer

Jardin botanique du Montet

Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet

Jardin d’Ode

Jardins de Callunes

Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame

Parc de G. de Tréves

Parc de la Varenne

Parc du château de Fléville-devant-Nancy

Parc du château de Pange

Parc romantique et Art Nouveau du château

Parc Sainte-Marie

Protected historical town centre

Bar-le-Duc: Tourist guide

Metz: Tourist guide

Nancy: Tourist guide

Neufchateau: Tourist guide

Sites of Natural Beauty

Cotes de Meuse

Foret de la Reine

Hohneck

Towns of Art and History

Bar-le-Duc: Tourist guide

Epinal

Ville d'etape

Ligny-en-Barrois

4* Towns in Bloom

Beaulieu-en-Argonne

Bitche: Tourist guide

Epinal

Gelaucourt

Metz: Tourist guide

Nancy: Tourist guide

Rollainville

Rombas

Sarreguemines

Vittel

Zoo or wildlife park

Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix

Parc zoologique d'Amnéville