Meaux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Meaux in Seine-et-Marne

Visit Meaux: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Meaux is visited because of its episcopal city, with a cathedral, chapter house and bishops palace

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Meaux. For detailed visitor information see the Meaux travel guide.

Meaux is situated in the Seine-et-Marne department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 49 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Meaux is 40 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Meaux include "town of art and history" and "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne at 23 km and La Ferte-Milon at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Meaux, 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 Meaux in Paris.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Meaux

Markets in and near Meaux

Market days in Meaux: weekly market: Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday;

  • Meaux: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (0km)
  • Crecy-la-Chapelle: market Thursday (11km)
  • Lizy-sur-Ourcq: market Friday (13km)
  • Claye-Souilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Lagny-sur-Marne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • La Ferte-sous-Jouarre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Mitry-Mory: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Brou-sur-Chantereine: market Saturday (20km)
  • Nanteuil-le-Haudouin: market Saturday (21km)
  • Noisiel: market Sunday (22km)

More information about Meaux, Paris

Tourist attractions near Meaux, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (37km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (41km)
  • Cinéaqua (44km)

Heritage sites

  • Seine Banks, Paris (40km)
  • Paris tour St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (40km)

National Monuments

Paris
  • Parc de la Villette (36km)
  • Place de la Bastille (39km)
  • Place des Vosges (39km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (40km)
  • Montmartre district (40km)
  • Montmartre (40km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (40km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (40km)
  • Saint-Eustache (41km)
  • Pont-Neuf (41km)
  • Palais Royal (41km)
  • The Louvre (41km)
  • Paris Opera (41km)
  • Place Vendome (41km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (42km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (42km)
  • Orsay Museum (42km)
  • Place de la Concorde (42km)
  • Catacombs (42km)
  • Palais Bourbon (42km)
  • Petit Palais (43km)
  • Champs-Elysees (43km)
  • Parc Monceau (43km)
  • Grand Palais (43km)
  • Rodin Museum (43km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (43km)
  • Eiffel Tower (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (36km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (37km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (38km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (38km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (39km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (40km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (41km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (41km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (42km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (44km)
  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (52km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (23km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (34km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (35km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (36km)
  • Jardins de Viels-Maisons (39km)
  • Potager des Princes (39km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (40km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (41km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (42km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (45km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (47km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Ermenonville (28km)
  • Murs à pêches (33km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (35km)
  • Foret de Retz (37km)
  • Foret d'Halette (39km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Livry-Gargan (25km)
  • Gagny (26km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (29km)
  • Creteil (36km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (37km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (42km)
  • Levallois-Perret (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (28km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (37km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (40km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Meaux

Canton: Meaux

Arrondissement: Meaux

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77100

Distance to Meaux

from Melun (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 40 km

from Calais: 233 km

from Nice: 674 km

from Bordeaux: 528 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boutigny, Chambry, Chauconin-Neufmontiers, Cregy-les-Meaux, Fublaines, Germigny-l'Eveque, Isles-les-Villenoy, Mareuil-les-Meaux, Monthyon, Nanteuil-les-Meaux, Penchard, Poincy, Saint-Fiacre, Trilbardou, Trilport, Varreddes, Vignely and Villenoy.

This page in French: Visiter Meaux