Selection of Visits in Champagne
The city and it’s cathedral, Notre-Dame de Reims, are bound up with the coronation of the Kings of France. Discover the gothic masterpiece on the Unesco World Heritage List, on the cathedral, statuary and stained glass windows from the 13th century of exceptional richness, but also the neighboring Tau Palace, St-Remi Basilica and Museum, Chapel Foujita, Museum of Fine Arts and prestigious cellars as …. Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin, Piper-Heidsieck, G.H. Martel & C°, Lanson, G.H. Mumm & C°, Pommery, Ruinart, Taittinger…
The city of the Counts of Champagne, the Stained Glass Holy City, the City of 1000 colors, the city of 10 churches, so many names for an unprecedented civil and religious medieval heritage in a protected area of 52 ha of half timbered houses – A famous School of Sculpture and Painting was created here in 16th cent. Not to skip the ancient Episcopal Palace converted into the Levy Fondation, a Museum of Modern Art with a predilection for the Fauves and Expressionist movements, the House of Tools, the Museum Vauluisant…
Unesco’s World Heritage listed city of Provins is an authentic witness to the Fair Towns of 12th and 13th centuries in France – Discover 58 historical listed monuments, the fortified ramparts and doors, the Caesar’s Tower, the Tithe Barn, the Underground Galleries, the Romanesque Style House…. plus more than 300 varieties of roses staged in the Rose Garden of Provins.