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Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.
"Joan Miró: the color of my dreams" exhibition in Paris
Until 4 February
The Festival of Lights (Fête des Lumières) in Lyon
Find yourself in Lyon
Until 9 December
The Distinction Palace
In France, hotel rankings highlight the exceptional 5-star hotels by elevating them to ‘palace’…
General information and practical conversions
Currency, electrical voltage, units of measurement... useful day-to-day information for your stay…
Head to eastern France to follow the Alsace wine route, racing bikes along Colmar’s canals and across bridges in Strasbourg’s Petit France quarter.
Make a pitstop at the first brasserie you see – and then get lost at a dazzling Christmas market or in the modern art centres housed in abandoned factories.
More than just sauerkraut!
4 new restaurants to enjoy the region of Alsace
Whether you prefer traditional or unusual cuisine, group gatherings or intimate meals, quiet or…
Art and craft
The art of preparing for Christmas in Alsace
Christmas in Alsace is a real tradition, more than anywhere else in France. It’s a holiday season…
Arts and crafts
Let's set a table with Lorraine artisans
Quiche, mirabelles, pâté lorrain—there are numerous and tasty culinary specialties in Lorraine.…
48 hours in Verdun: in the footsteps of World War…
February 1916, in Verdun: French and German troops get involved in the longest battle during World…
Exhibition: ‘Quand les fleurs font l’étoffe’ in Mulhouse
Until September 29
Notre-Dame de Paris: practical information and…