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Museums and places of interest

Maison de la Baie de Somme

LANCHERES

The Maison de la Baie de Somme was opened to the public in July 1984. It was built on the site of an old farm, the "ferme du Petit Teratu". Today it is a visitor centre where you can increase your knowledge and understanding of the Baie.
01 October 2021 to 15 November 2021

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Cathedrals, churches and abbeys

Abbatiale de Saint-Riquier

SAINT-RIQUIER

01 January 2021 to 31 December 2021

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Museums and places of interest

MEMORIAL NATIONAL SUD-AFRICAIN

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.
15 October 2021 to 01 December 2021

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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 2021 to 31 December 2021

Aquaclub de Belle Dune

FORT-MAHON-PLAGE

Fun in the water for everyone: swimming pool with waves, water slides, Jacuzzis... all this at the heart of the Marquenterre sand dunes! You can also relax and unwind completely in the heat of the sauna or the hammam.

Swimming pool, Well-being

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Espace Equestre Henson-Marquenterre

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-TOURMONT

Explore the hidden face of the dunes when you ride around Le Marquenterre reserve on a Henson horse - one thousand hectares of sand dunes and pine trees. Your guide, who knows the site like the back of his hand, can tell you all about its history, flora and fauna. Wonderful panoramic views of the Ba
01 January 2021 to 31 December 2021

Outings on horseback, On horseback, By horse-drawn carriage

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Archaeology, cave

Cité Souterraine de Naours

NAOURS

The underground 'town' at Naours has lasted for centuries and you can now discover its history and secrets. It is an immense maze of passages dug out of the limestone of the Picardy plateau (33 metres below ground!). This extremely well organised underground refuge is one of the largest in northern
01 September 2021 to 31 October 2021

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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
27 September 2021 to 07 November 2021

By tourist train

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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 2021 to 31 December 2021

Canoeing and kayaking, Pirogue

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Remembrance sites

Mémorial Terre-Neuvien de Beaumont-Hamel

BEAUMONT-HAMEL

The battlefield at the Newfoundland memorial gives you a moving and realistic idea of what the fighting must have been like. Three bronze plaques fixed to the base of the mound comprise the national Newfoundland memorial to the missing.
01 October 2021 to 31 December 2021

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