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Cité Souterraine de Naours

NAOURS

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The limestone of the Picardy plateau was dug out in many places to form refuges. These refuges were called "muches" (hideouts in Picard language). Those in Naours, rediscovered at the end of the last century, are the largest known: all the underground areas combined can house around 2,600 people with their livestock. The layout is remarkable: around 300 chambers, public squares, stables, wells, chimneys, and a chapel with three naves. These underground areas were used by the British forces during the First World War and were used as the headquarters of the German forces during the second world war. Exhibitions of traditional trades.
In the park: games, 2 windmills from the 18th century.
  • my loved one
  • my friends
  • my family
  • With the kids
  • When it rains
  • During winter
  • Cultural heritage
  • When it rains
  • Cultural heritage
  • With the kids
  • When it rains
  • Cultural heritage

Languages spoken

FrenchEnglishDutch

Architectural style: Unclassified

Tours

  • Free individual tour: yes
  • Guided tours for individuals: no
  • Average tour time: 60
  • Commentary in: French, English
  • Audio-guide languages: French, English, German, Dutch

Rates

Season
Description
Min. rate(in euros)
Max. rate(in euros)
Adult price
11
13
Other rate
3
Child rate
8
10
Free
Other rate
33
41
Reduced adult price
8
10
Adult price
18
Child rate
12
Child rate
8
Other rate
5

Equipment & Services

  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Picnic area
  • Bar, cafeteria, tea room, refreshment bar
  • Play area
  • Free car park
  • Toilets
  • Shop
  • Restaurant
  • Specific theme activities
  • Junior workshop
  • Minigolf

Open

Closed on public holidays: yes

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Cité Souterraine de Naours

5 rue des Carrières
80260 NAOURS
France

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