Valérie Valade has a diploma from the National
School of Basketry. She settled in Langres to open
her basketry workshop gallery “Côté...Read more
Langres, a city of art, has all elements of fortified town: owers, church steeples and ramparts. Along the 3 km panoramic ramparts, the narrow alleyways...Read more
Saint-Martin Church - Langres
Church of XIIIth-XVIIIth century. Bell-tower of four
distinct levels unusual in the French architectural
In the heart of the old city, contemporary architecture and stonework form the unexpected setting of a museum with a vast collection of art and archaeology....Read more
Encyclopédie philosopher (1713-1784) – born in Langres.
Langres, birthplace of philosopher Denis Diderot
The walk of Blanchefontaine, three tree-lined driveways lead the walker up to the Frog fountain.
This splendid fortress of the 19th century, otherwise known under the name of “Defrance”, was part of the defensive system suggested by the...Read more
Petit Sault Tower
It was built in the beginning of the XVIth century to protect the access to the west side of the town. It is a fortified guntower.
Two parking levels have been installed at the base of the ramparts, as parking space is limited in the town centre.
For direct...Read more
A defensive fortification unit of the XVIth century, unique in France, it was inaugurated by François I in 1521. It is remarkable for its frame...Read more