Contrisson tourism and travel guide

Photo of Contrisson in Meuse

Photo is of Bar-le-Duc at 15 km from Contrisson

Visit Contrisson: highlights and tourist information

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Contrisson is situated in the Meuse department and Grand-Est region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Contrisson in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bar-le-Duc at 15 km and Epine at 41 km.

Contrisson, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 15 km (direction east)

In the upper town of Bar-le-Duc you can find good examples of both medieval...

See Bar-le-Duc guide


at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Marne department

In the village of Epine you can visit the Basilica of Notre Dame de...

See Epine guide


at 42 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Marne department

Garden enthusiasts will want to visit Joinville to see the extensive gardens of the...

See Joinville guide


at 47 km (direction west-north-west), in the Marne department

In Chalons-sur-Champagne it is the various churches that are the main highlight of a...

See Chalons-en-Champagne guide


at 51 km (direction north-east)

War memorials are the centre of most visits to Verdun, scene of some of...

See Verdun guide

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Markets in and near Contrisson

  • Sermaize-les-Bains: market Sunday (3km)
  • Revigny-sur-Ornain: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Bar-le-Duc: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Dizier: market Thursday & Sunday (18km)
  • Vitry-le-Francois: market Thursday & Saturday all day (29km)
  • Ligny-en-Barrois: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Sainte-Menehould: market Monday (33km)
  • Wassy: market Thursday (34km)
  • Saint-Mihiel: market Saturday (44km)
  • Chalons-en-Champagne: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (47km)

More information about Contrisson, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Contrisson, France

What to do at Contrisson? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Contrisson.

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de G. de Tréves (12km)
  • Parc de la Varenne (16km)
  • Le jardin de mon moulin (41km)
  • Le château du grand jardin (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Der-Chantecoq (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Ligny-en-Barrois (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Haussignemont (18km)
  • Beaulieu-en-Argonne (27km)
  • Mourmelon-le-Grand (58km)

Geography and distances

Contrisson is in the north-east of France at 15 kilometres from Bar-le-Duc, the department capital (general information: Contrisson is 191 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Contrisson

Canton: Revigny-sur-Ornain

Arrondissement: Bar-le-Duc

Department: Meuse

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 55800

Distance to Contrisson

from Bar-le-Duc (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 191 km

from Calais: 326 km

from Nice: 594 km

from Bordeaux: 609 km

from Strasbourg: 206 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Contrisson from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alliancelles, Andernay, Bettancourt-la-Longue, Beurey-sur-Saulx, Brabant-le-Roi, Couvonges, Mogneville, Rancourt-sur-Ornain, Remennecourt, Revigny-sur-Ornain, Robert-Espagne, Sermaize-les-Bains, Vassincourt and Vroil.

This page in French: Visiter Contrisson