The medieval town of Nancy hosts its celebrated market in the historic Place Maginot. A wide range of local specialties are on offer, from delicious fresh bread to spicy charcuterie and, for those with a sweet tooth, bergamot sweets (bonbons), macaroons and Mirabelle liqueur. Several little chalets (stalls) sell hand-crafted toys and an array of other presents. Also you can enjoy Christmas activities include carol singing, folk dancing and lively street entertainment.
Place Stanislas, Place d’Alliance, Place de la Carrière : three squares, three works of art, three unique monuments which together are inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Nancy has much to offer – Fairytale cobbled streets, elaborately decorated monuments, a village atmosphere in the city centre and the surrounds.Discover the flavours behind Lorraine’s reputation for quality produce, products and dining options. Why not tour the markets or take a cooking class?
The artistic movement Art Nouveau flourished in Nancy and across Europe from the late 19th century, its influence is particularly visible in Nancy architecture.
Nancy Tourisme – Place Stanislas
Stay at the self-catering apartments at Hôtel Particulier Appartements d’Hôtes, just 250yards from Place Stanislas with its own kitchenette.
By Train to Nancy with Rail Europe