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Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.

Things to do


Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

10 unmissable cultural sites during your visit to France

France is a land of contrasts in which culture plays a predominant role.

During your French getaway, don't miss these regional sites and museums! Here is our top ten selection...

  • The Louvre-Lens Museum
  • The Centre Pompidou-Metz
  • The MuCEM (Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations)
  • The Palais des Papes in Avignon
  • The Mont St-Michel
  • The Pont du Gard
  • The Loire Valley Castles
  • Roman and Romanesque Monuments in Arles
  • The Medieval City of Carcassonne
  • The Strasbourg Cathedral