Mortefontaine tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Ermenonville at 7 km from Mortefontaine

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Mortefontaine is situated in the Oise department and Hauts-de-France region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Mortefontaine in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ermenonville at 7 km and Senlis at 11 km.

Mortefontaine, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction east)

The Mer de Sable theme park is the main reason visitors come...

See Ermenonville guide


at 11 km (direction east)

The ruined castle, the cathedral and the narrow cobbled streets make Senlis...

See Senlis guide
Chateau de Chantilly

Chateau de Chantilly

Castle at 13 km (direction north-west)

The Chateau de Chantilly is an extensive castle from the 16th-19th centuries,...

See Chateau de Chantilly guide


at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

The town of Chantilly in the Oise department of Picardy is best...

See Chantilly guide
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Royaumont Abbey

Royaumont Abbey

Abbey at 16 km (direction west), in the Val-d'Oise department

Royaumont Abbey, once one of the most important cistercian abbeys in France,...

See Royaumont Abbey guide
Basilica of Saint-Denis

Basilica of Saint-Denis

Church at 26 km (direction south-west), in the Paris department

In the Basilica of Saint-Denis, where many of the French kings are...

See Basilica of Saint-Denis guide


at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

Meaux is visited because of its episcopal city, with a cathedral, chapter...

See Meaux guide
Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 29 km (direction south), in the Seine-et-Marne department

The Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne is a beautifully restored 18th century chateau with...

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Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Church at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Paris department

The Basilica of the Sacred Heart is one of the most famous...

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at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Paris department

The Montmartre region of Paris is almost a separate village within the...

See Montmartre guide
Morienval abbey

Morienval abbey

Abbey at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

The Abbey of Notre-Dame at Morienval is an impressive example of Romanesque...

See Morienval abbey guide
Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 32 km (direction south-south-west), in the Val-de-Marne department

The Chateau de Vincennes has an interesting history as an important royal...

See Chateau de Vincennes guide
Paris Opera

Paris Opera

at 33 km (direction south-west), in the Paris department

The extravagant design and decoration of the Palais Garnier, usually known as...

See Paris Opera guide


at 33 km (direction south-west), in the Paris department

The Palais-Royal is a 17th century palace with attractive gardens in the...

See Palais-Royal guide

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Markets in and near Mortefontaine

  • Fosses: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Senlis: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Lamorlaye: market Tuesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Chantilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Mitry-Mory: market Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Nanteuil-le-Haudouin: market Saturday (16km)
  • Gouvieux: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Saint-Leu-d'Esserent: market Saturday (18km)
  • Creil: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Arnouville-les-Gonesse: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)

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Tourist attractions near Mortefontaine, France

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


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (34km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (35km)
  • Cinéaqua (36km)

Heritage sites

  • Paris tour St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (34km)
  • Seine Banks, Paris (34km)
  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (38km)
  • Versailles Palace (48km)

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Parc de la Villette (29km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (31km)
  • Montmartre (31km)
  • Montmartre district (31km)
  • Paris Opera (33km)
  • Place des Vosges (33km)
  • Place de la Bastille (33km)
  • Saint-Eustache (33km)
  • Parc Monceau (33km)
  • Palais Royal (33km)
  • Place Vendome (33km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (33km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (34km)
  • The Louvre (34km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (34km)
  • Pont-Neuf (34km)
  • Place de la Concorde (34km)
  • Champs-Elysees (34km)
  • Orsay Museum (34km)
  • Petit Palais (34km)
  • Grand Palais (34km)
  • Palais Bourbon (34km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (34km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (35km)
  • Rodin Museum (35km)
  • Eiffel Tower (36km)
  • Catacombs (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (27km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (9km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (7km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (11km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (15km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (18km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (21km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (31km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (31km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (32km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (34km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (34km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (34km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (45km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (46km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (52km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (10km)
  • Potager des Princes (13km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (14km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (16km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (29km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (33km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (34km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (36km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (38km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (41km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (42km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (44km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (44km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (45km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (49km)
  • Parc de Versailles (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Ermenonville (5km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (9km)
  • Foret d'Halette (16km)
  • Murs à pêches (29km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (36km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (38km)
  • Foret de Retz (39km)
  • Mont Ganelon (42km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (46km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (55km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (57km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Livry-Gargan (22km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (22km)
  • Gagny (25km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (26km)
  • Levallois-Perret (33km)
  • Courbevoie (35km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (37km)
  • Creteil (38km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (40km)
  • Le Vesinet (42km)
  • Meudon (42km)
  • Remerangles (44km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (44km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (47km)
  • Beauvais (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (34km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (34km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (36km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (52km)

Geography and distances

Mortefontaine is in the north of France at 51 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Mortefontaine is 34 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Mortefontaine

Canton: Senlis

Arrondissement: Senlis

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 60128

Distance to Mortefontaine

from Beauvais (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 34 km

from Calais: 211 km

from Nice: 699 km

from Bordeaux: 533 km

from Strasbourg: 381 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Chapelle-en-Serval, Moussy-le-Neuf, Othis, Plailly, Pontarme, Saint-Witz, Survilliers, Thiers-sur-Theve and Vemars.

This page in French: Visiter Mortefontaine


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