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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.
01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

Town visits

Quartier Saint-Leu d'Amiens

AMIENS

It's THE place to go for Amiens night life but that's not all. In the daytime you can stroll along the banks of the Somme, through narrow cobbled streets and enjoy seeing the smart and colourful little houses. Stop off at a café terrace to admire the Cathedral, have dinner in a riverside restaurant.
01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

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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
06 April 2019 to 10 November 2019

Acrobatic course in the forest

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Remembrance sites

Mémorial de Thiepval de la CWGC

THIEPVAL

This truly imposing memorial, designed by the architect Sir Edwin Lutyens, bears the names of the more than 72,000 British and South African soldiers who have no known grave. In front of the memorial is a cemetery where 300 French soldiers and 300 Commonwealth soldiers are buried.
01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

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 April 2019 to 30 September 2019

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Cathedrals, churches and abbeys

Cathédrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens

AMIENS

It is THE treasure of Amiens and a UNESCO World Heritage site - not to be missed! This impressive feat of (contemporary) technology was built between 1220 and 1288. It is one of the largest Gothic buildings ever constructed in the world. Notre-Dame de Paris could fit twice inside it (!)
01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

Cathedrals, churches and abbeys

Abbaye de Valloires

ARGOULES

The only complete 18th century Cistercian abbey in France. Be sure to visit this gem of Baroque art, an outstanding site, combining monastic simplicity with the world of rococo: the organ case, hanging angels, high altar, drawing rooms with rocaille woodwork will all surprise you.
09 March 2019 to 10 November 2019

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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 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

somme battlefields partners

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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 2019 to 31 December 2019

Outings on horseback, On horseback

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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.
01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

Swimming pool

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