Douai : 8km - Arras : 25km - Lille : 40km

The cities to see

In direct proximity, the town of Douai where you can enjoy the architectural heritage with its belfry, fortifications, religious buildings and foundry guns. Come and discover its cultural heritage including the museum of Chartreuse but also the festivities of Gayant in July.

Also discover the city of Arras and its place of Heroes, so mythical! Other places and monuments are also available to you: the Notre-Dame-et-Saint-Vaast cathedral, the abbey and the citadel.

Finally, Lille , with its Grand Place, the Opera, the Town Hall and its inevitable belfry, a citadel and its large parks. Old Lille, fully renovated in the early 2000s, will seduce you with its flamboyant and typical architecture, as well as its facades with soft colors.

The North, a region of history ...

Historical tourism

The Lewarde Mining Historical Center is in the heart of the mining basin. It is installed on the tile of the old Delloye pit which includes 8 000 m² of industrial buildings, on a site of 8 hectares. Relive the three centuries of coal mining in Nord-Pas-de-Calais. An exciting industrial and human adventure just minutes from the Ferme de l'Hermitage.

The Canadian National Memorial at Vimy honors the memory of Canadian soldiers who died in France during the First World War. The monument is located on Vimy Ridge where the namesake battle took place during which many Canadian soldiers lost their lives.

The National Necropolis of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette where about 45,000 fighters rest there. The site includes the cemetery, the basilica, the lantern tower and the museum, on an area of ​​more than 25 hectares. It is the largest French military necropolis.