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PALAIS DE JUSTICE/THE SUB-PREFECTURE (FORMERLY SAINT PAUL’S ABBEY)

The first abbey dedicated to Saint Paul was built in the 10th Century outside the city ramparts, on the spot where the sixth Bishop of Verdun, Paul, was...Read more

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THE TOWN HALL

Completed in 1623 for Nicolas Japin, supplier of gunpowder to French King Louis XIII, this superb private residence was inspired by the Parisian building...Read more

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SAINT NICOLAS’ CHAPEL (ALSO CALLED BUVIGNIER CHAPEL)

This chapel was built in the 18th Century, and was formerly the chapel of the Jesuit College, established in Verdun in 1570. It was dedicated to Saint...Read more

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MUNICIPAL THEATRE

The work of the architect Chenevier, completed in 1893, Verdun’s theatre was inspired by the Opéra Garnier in Paris. The Italian-style hall...Read more

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THE SAINT-AMOND LOCK BRIDGE

The Saint-Amond Lock Bridge is one of three such constructions conceived by Marshal Vauban in the late 17th Century, to reinforce the South-Eastern part...Read more

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SAINT PAUL GATE

Added to the ramparts in the 19th Century, it is composed of two arched passages (entry and exit), each one protected by a drawbridge. The Gate allowed...Read more

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PORTE CHAUSSÉE (ALSO CALLED THE TOUR CHAUSSÉE)

This fortified gatehouse served as the official entry to the city ever since its construction in the 14th Century, as part of the Grand Rampart which surrounded...Read more

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VERDUN'S CATHEDRAL

Verdun's cathedral was the first religious building to be dedicated to the Virgin Mary and is one of the oldest churches in Europe. Wars and the conflicts...Read more

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ÉGLISE ST-SAUVEUR

The church of Saint-sauveur is the third to be built with this name. The first was built during the 11th century in the street that still bears its name....Read more

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TOUR DE L'ISLOT

Tower, part of the old city walls, from the 13th-century

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