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Culture of Reims. Places to visit - old town, temples, theaters, museums and palaces

Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims Many tourists identify Reims with the best sparkling wine, as one of the city streets locates old wine cellars, which are on the list of important touristic sights. Many cultural sights of Reims are of the worldwide significance. Among them tourist will discover the Notre-Dame being a unique historical monument. Its construction was started in 1211, and lasted for 100 years, almost all the French kings were crowned there.
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Elegant stained-glass windows are the main decorative feature of the cathedral, a part of them was created following a project by Mark Chagall. An interesting fact is that nobody has ever washed these windows during the cathedral existence. The fact they are still clean is one of the cathedral secrets.
Palais du Tau is another important architectural building. It is a former palace of archbishops. The construction of the palace was finished in 1690. The palace is located near the cathedral, at present time it hosts a museum, which keeps the most interesting collection of religious artifacts. The museum collection includes age-old tapestries, sculptures and other priceless items which were used in the crowning ceremony. The Saint-Remi basilica is a significant religious sight, as it keeps the Saint Remi’s tomb. The basilica is executed in the Romanic style. Today it is the biggest pilgrim church in the north region of the country. The name of this patron saint of the city stands for name of one of the museums in Reims. The main artifact of Saint Remi’s museum is Saint Icon-Lamp being an important crowning attribute. Also the museum keeps a perfect collection of historical and archeological artifacts. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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The city of Reims offers various landmarks and sights, which were established more than a thousand years ago. The Triumphal Arch is devoted to the Roman war-god Mars. According to one of the theories this historical monument was built in the 2nd century B.C. The suburban districts of Reims keep a lot of interesting landmarks and sights to visit and explore. The city is a perfect destination offering various types of leisure and numerous spots of historical and cultural interest to visit.
In the section below, you can get one of our excursion, activities or city discovery tours over Reims and surroundings. Our website offers 10-30% lower ticket prices, when compared to the offline purchase on the spot.

City tours, excursions and tickets in Reims and surroundings

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What to visit during two-day excursion in Reims

The Fine Arts Museum
Where: 8, rue Chanzy, Reims; Telephone: + 33 (0)3 26 47 28 44;
The Saint-remi Museum
Where: 53, rue Simon, Reims; Telephone: + 33 (0)3 26 85 23 36;
The Former Jesuits College And Planetarium
Where: 1, place Museux, Reims; Telephone: 33(0)3 26 85 51 50;
The Planetarium
Where: 1, place Museux, Reims; Telephone: + 33 (0)3 26 85 51 50;
The Surrender Museum
Where: 12, rue Franklin Roosevelt, Reims; Telephone: + 33(03) 26 47 84 19;
The Foujita Chapel
Where: 12, rue F. Roosevelt, Reims; Telephone: + 33(03) 26 47 84 19;
Tau Palace
Where: Place du Cardinal Luçon, Reims; Telephone: + 33 (0)3 26 47 81 79;
Le Vergeur Museum House
Where: 36, place du Forum, Reims; Telephone: + 33 (0)3 26 47 20 75;
La Pompelle Fort
Where: Châlons-en-Champagne road (3 miles from the city, signposted), Reims; Telephone: + 33 / (0)3 26 49 11 85;
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Public palaces near Reims
♥   Palace 'Château de Condé' , 43.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Art galleries in Reims and around
♥   Art museum 'Musée des Beaux-Arts' Reims, 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all churches
Cathedrals and basilicas near Reims
♥   Basilique Sainte-Clotilde, Reims, 1.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Cathédrale Saint-Étienne, Châlons-en-Champagne, 40.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilique Notre-Dame de Liesse, Liesse-Notre-Dame, 43.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilique Notre-Dame de l’Épine, L’Épine, 44 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Ancienne cathédrale Notre-Dame, Laon, 45.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilique Notre-Dame de Mézières, Charleville-Mézières, 75.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Iconic cultural sights of France

France is the most popular and visited country, and Paris the most toured city in the world. This is not surprising because the country has an incredibly rich cultural history. Millions of people go to France to get acquainted with its architecture, castles, amazing museums and enjoy the spirit of its historic streets. In France, there are also museums with unique collections of old art pieces, exhibitions of ultra-modern popular authors and monuments of architecture of different times. One of the most ancient cultural constructions of the country is the Mezon Carre ("square house"), located in Provence. It was founded in the 1st century BC and is a temple of ancient Roman temple. Even the orthodox Catholics did not destroy the majestic structure. They converted it into a temple. … Open
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Excursions over cultural sights of neighbours of Reims

Culture guide to Reims. Which fascinating sights to visit once you are in Reims: temples, churches, museums, theaters and castles. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) on the places 'must visit' in Reims. Plan your own city excursion by using this page info!
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