Franconville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Franconville in Meurthe-et-Moselle

Visit Franconville: highlights and tourist information

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Franconville is situated in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department and Lorraine region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 29 kilometres from Nancy, the department capital (general information: Franconville is 304 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nancy at 29 km and Mirecourt at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Franconville, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Franconville in Grand-Est.

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

Map of places to visit near Franconville

Markets in and near Franconville

  • Luneville: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (10km)
  • Dombasle-sur-Meurthe: market Thursday (16km)
  • Saint-Nicolas-de-Port: market Friday (18km)
  • Charmes: market Friday (18km)
  • Baccarat: market Friday (22km)
  • Rambervillers: market Thursday (22km)
  • Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy: market Sunday (27km)
  • Tomblaine: market Sunday (27km)
  • Neuves-Maisons: market Saturday (29km)
  • Nancy: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Friday all day (31km)

More information about Franconville, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Franconville, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Franconville.

Aquarium

  • Muséum-aquarium de Nancy (29km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Toul (46km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Lorraine (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc romantique et Art Nouveau du château (4km)
  • Parc du château de Fléville-devant-Nancy (23km)
  • Jardin botanique du Montet (28km)
  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (29km)
  • Parc Sainte-Marie (29km)
  • Jardin Alexandre-Godron (29km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (31km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Moyen (9km)
  • Lindre (40km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Epinal (35km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Gelaucourt (34km)
  • Vittel (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Franconville

Canton: Gerbéviller

Arrondissement: Lunéville

Department: Meurthe-et-Moselle

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 54830

Distance to Franconville

from Nancy (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 304 km

from Calais: 428 km

from Nice: 537 km

from Bordeaux: 673 km

from Strasbourg: 96 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Borville, Charmois, Clayeures, Einvaux, Gerbeviller, Haudonville, Lamath, Landecourt, Mehoncourt, Moriviller, Remenoville, Rozelieures, Seranville and Xermamenil.

This page in French: Visiter Franconville