City of Verdun

This 16th century town house contains a fine collection of romanesque and gothic sculptures, pottery from the Argonne region, antique ceramics, ...
City rich with history and ancient powerful bishopric, Verdun surprised by an often unfamiliar urban heritage. The city still has much of its system ...
The construction of this impressive cathedral began in the 10th century and was completed in the 16th century. Tha architecture is a blend of ...
At the origin in 1220, an apothecary had a stroke of genuis. He took an almond that he was using to make some cakes and coated it with a layer of ...
The World Peace Centre of Verdun was built in the Episcopal Palace and was designed in 1723 by Robert De Cotte, who was a favourite architect of Louis...
This monument with its 73 steps leads to a 30 metre column, with a statue of a soldier at the top. The steps are carved into the old ramparts of ...
To commemorate the heroic defense of Paris against the Prussian invaders in 1870-1871, the Prefecture of the Seine launched a competition in 1879 the ...
The underground fortress featured 400-metre long parrallel galleries, linked by four perpendicular galleries, and could hold up to 2,000 men. It was ...