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Terrains d'Aventure

AILLY-SUR-NOYE

An adventure playground with activities for all the family. Thanks to safety nets, children as young as 3 can play at being tightrope walkers in the trees. Bigger children and adults have the choice of 5 different circuits through the trees (zip lines, monkey bridges, etc.). In all, over 3 hours of
08 April 2017 to 12 November 2017

Acrobatic course in the forest

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Cathedrals, churches and abbeys

Tours de la Cathédrale

AMIENS

Be brave - climb the 307 steps to the top of the north tower of Amiens cathedral ... then you can enjoy the wonderful panoramic views over the town and surrounding countryside.
01 April 2017 to 30 June 2017

Remembrance sites

Historial de la Grande Guerre : Musée de Thiepval

THIEPVAL

Officially opened by Jules Verne in 1889, the municipal Circus was a centre for cultural life in Amiens and a notable forerunner for architecture in the new century (the 20th!), combining stone, glass and iron!
01 March 2017 to 31 October 2017

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Cathedrals, churches and abbeys

Basilique Notre-Dame de Brebières

ALBERT

The Basilica is a colourful treasure, standing tall over Albert in the 'Pays des Coquelicots' (Land of the Poppies). It is a surprising mix of Byzantine, medieval Spanish and Italian Renaissance. After your tour, you can climb to the top of the bell tower and enjoy a magical view of the town and the

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Parc zoologique d'Amiens Métropole

AMIENS

Amiens zoo extends over 7 hectares and is home to 320 representatives of 79 different species from all the world!
01 April 2017 to 30 September 2017

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Remembrance sites

Lochnagar Crater

OVILLERS-LA-BOISSELLE

This spectacular blast hole, 91 metres across and 21 metres deep, is what remains of a series of explosions which took place on 1st July 1916. They marked the beginning of the Battle of the Somme for British troops.

Museums and places of interest

Mémorial et Musée Sud-Africains de Delville Wood

LONGUEVAL

2 buildings constructed in 1926 commemorate the Battle of Delville Wood, renamed "Devil's wood" because the fighting was so fierce and South African losses were high. They stand on a large lawn edged with oak trees, grown from acorns brought from South Africa.

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Chemin de Fer de la Baie de Somme

SAINT-VALERY-SUR-SOMME

In the early 20th century, this little steam train brought passengers to beaches on the Picardy coast. Today you can take a trip through this lush countryside with its marshes, crops and 'mollières' (salt meadows with little pools) between Le Crotoy, St-Valery- sur-Somme and Cayeux sur Mer. All aboa
01 April 2017 to 05 November 2017

By tourist train

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Museums and places of interest

Historial de la Grande Guerre à Péronne

PERONNE

The Historial is an internationally recognised museum dedicated to the historical, sociological and ethnological aspects of the First World War. It depicts daily life during the war using accounts from those who lived through it.
01 April 2017 to 30 September 2017

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La Canoterie

SAINT-VALERY-SUR-SOMME

Canoe trips on the river Somme with pitched tents, sea kayaking in the Baie - check out what's on offer from Mary & Family. Short breaks, weekends with friends - this agency specialises in outdoor "nature" holidays. Why not give it a try?
01 January 2017 to 31 December 2017

Canoeing and kayaking, Pirogue

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