Sights & Attractions in Alsace-Lorraine


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Name Category Location
Avenue Foch
This busy boulevard lined with mansions was laid...
Neighborhoods / Streets Nancy
Barrage Vauban
Just beyond the Ponts Couverts is the...
Architectural Sites Strasbourg
Brasserie l'Excelsior
This bustling brasserie has a severely rhythmic...
Restaurants Nancy
This vast, frigid edifice was built in the...
Religious Sites Nancy
Cathédrale Notre-Dame
Dark pink, ornately carved Vosges sandstone...
Religious Sites Strasbourg
La Pépinière
This picturesque, landscaped city park has...
Parks Nancy
Musée Alsacien
In this labyrinthine half-timber home, with...
Museums / Galleries Strasbourg
Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain
A magnificent sculpture of a building...
Museums / Galleries Strasbourg
Musée de l'École de Nancy
France's only museum devoted to Art Nouveau is...
Museums / Galleries Nancy
Musée de l'Œuvre Notre-Dame
There's more to this museum than the usual...
Museums / Galleries Strasbourg
Musée des Arts et Traditions Populaires
Just up the street from the Palais Ducal, this...
Museums / Galleries Nancy
Musée des Beaux-Arts
In a splendid building that now spills over...
Museums / Galleries Nancy
Musée Historique
This museum, in a step-gabled slaughterhouse...
Museums / Galleries Strasbourg
No. 2 rue Bénit
This elaborately worked metal exoskeleton, the...
Architectural Sites Nancy
No. 40 rue Henri-Poincaré
The Lorraine thistle (a civic emblem) and brewing...
Architectural Sites Nancy
No. 9 rue Chanzy
Designed by architect Émile André, this lovely...
Architectural Sites Nancy
Nos. 42–44 rue St-Dizier
Furniture maker Eugène Vallin and architect...
Architectural Sites Nancy
Palais Ducal
Built in the 13th century, completely restored in...
Museums / Galleries, Castles / Palaces Nancy
Palais Rohan
The exterior of this massive neoclassical palace...
Museums / Galleries Strasbourg
Petite France
With gingerbread half-timber houses that seem to...
Neighborhoods / Streets Strasbourg
Place de la Carrière
Lined with pollarded trees and handsome...
Squares Nancy
Place Stanislas
With its severe, gleaming-white Classical facades...
Squares Nancy
Ponts Couverts
These three bridges, distinguished by their four...
Bridges / Tunnels Strasbourg
Porte de la Craffe
A fairy-tale vision out of the late Middle Ages,...
Memorials / Monuments Nancy
Rue Raugraff
Once there were two stores here—Vaxelaire and...
Neighborhoods / Streets Nancy
A 275-foot spire towers over this splendid...
Religious Sites Nancy
Villa Majorelle
In this villa, built in 1902 by Paris architect...
Houses / Mansions Nancy


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