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Museums and places of interest

Musée Somme 1916 à Albert

ALBERT

In this church you can see 700 years of history, from the Hundred Years War to the recent discovery of an ecclesiastical belfry, accorded by communal charter in 1382.
01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

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Remembrance sites

Tour d'Ulster

THIEPVAL

Replica of a tower near Belfast, in the training camp of the 36th Division which, on 1st July 1916, was caught between Germany fire and British shelling. It is the Irish memorial for the Battle of the Somme.
01 March 2019 to 30 November 2019

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Zoo d'Amiens

AMIENS

Amiens zoo extends over 7 hectares and is home to 320 representatives of 79 different species from all the world!
01 July 2019 to 31 August 2019

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Remembrance sites

Mémorial Australien de Le Hamel

LE HAMEL

This memorial commemorates the part the Australian Corps played in the decisive battle of 4th July 1918. General Monash, an Australian, led Australian and American troops to victory in just 93 minutes! On-site you can see a reconstructed example of a German trench.
01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

Museums and places of interest

Maison de Jules Verne

AMIENS

The house where Jules Verne lived from 1882 to 1900 today combines imaginary elements with the daily life of the famous writer. From the winter garden to the attic, you can immerse yourself in the authentic atmosphere of a 19th century town house with its period furniture.
15 April 2019 to 14 October 2019

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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 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

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Castles

Château Fort de Rambures

RAMBURES

Listed as an historical monument in 1840, this remarkable example of 15th century military architecture is a powerful fortress with enormous round towers, machicolations and 'chemin de ronde' (high level path round battlements). Take a guided tour of this stronghold, converted in the 18th century in
01 April 2019 to 13 July 2019

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Town visits

Cité Médiévale de Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

SAINT-VALERY-SUR-SOMME

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme is an enchanting medieval town, a haven of peace and quiet where you can stroll along narrow, cobbled streets winding around the church (with 2 naves!) and leading to a little secret garden. Great historical interest combined with a superb view over the Baie from the ramparts!
01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

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.
05 February 2019 to 06 December 2019

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Parks and Gardens

Jardin Floral du Château de Digeon

MORVILLERS-SAINT-SATURNIN

Lidwine and Bruno welcome you to the lovely private garden which they have been lovingly restoring and redesigning since 1987 - pastureland converted into a shady flower park, gorgeous rose garden where you'll love to linger, remarkable French vegetable garden (with perfectly straight lines!). Well
01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

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