Amiens and other tales
Discover the cultural heritage
Your escapade will be cultural and festive: Cathedral, archaeology, underground city, abbey,... are on the program!
A river in the city
They say the river Somme is the backbone of the department, crossing it from east to west.
Notre-Dame cathedral in Amiens
The lightest and brightest of them all !
Amiens by night
Places to party !
"Gâteau battu" is one of our traditional dishes, intimately linked to our culinary and gastronomic history.
Rambures castle, immerse yourself in the Middle Ages
With its enormous round towers, machicolations and path round the battlements, this castle is a superb example of 15th century military...
This large Prehistoric park covers 600,000 years of the history of mankind.
Take a break from your shopping marathon
The abbey of Saint-Riquier, founded in 625, has housed a 'Centre Culturel de Rencontre' devoted to writing and books
Jules Verne in the Somme
A leap back in time to the fascinating world of the 19th century
Amiens Christmas Market
For the last 20 years, from 25th November to 30th December, Amiens' town centre is completely transformed into a winter wonderland!
Picardy was a pioneer of Gothic architecture, a land of cathedral master-builders
With its 300 hectares of water gardens, Amiens is known as the "Venice of the North".
Explore, marvel, escape and meet ...
The Picardy Museum
Nicknamed the "Petit Louvre", it had been fully closed since 2017. It reopened on March 1, 2020 and welcomed more than 6,000 people in one week.
We are happy to inform you that Amiens welcomes your pets.
Club Nautique de Rivery