Capital of the French Ardennes, Charleville-Mézières is a city of art and history. It is the birthplace of the poet Arthur Rimbaud and has dedicated a museum there.
This city is a place where major events such as the Nuit Blanche, the Cabaret Vert eco-festival or the World Festival of Puppet Theatres take place.
Vielles Forges lake
The lake of Vieilles Forges is located in the heart of the Ardennes massif. This 150-hectare body of water offers a multitude of fun activities.
Visitors will have the possibility of renting canoes, paddles or pedal boats to cool off or will still be able to discover various acrobatic courses and zip lines.
The fortifications of Rocroi is a unique site in France allowing its tourists to discover the bowels of the ramparts as closely as possible and to understand in particular the history of this city.
Rocheteau Municipal Park
The Rocheteau Municipal Park bears this name in honor of a former Mayor of Revin. This park will amaze you, thanks to its beautiful space for walking and its playground for children.
Abbey of Laval Dieu
Built in the 12th century, the abbey of Laval-Dieu has preserved its woodwork, its stained glass window of the medieval choir and its fresco. The surroundings of the church are protected as historical monuments.
And every year, the abbey hosts a Festival of Legends.
Castle of Hierges
The Château de Hierges is a remarkable example of Mosan Renaissance architecture, a subtle compromise between military constraints and the splendor of a princely residence (16th century).
Shaped since the 10th century by successive owners, the castle of Hierges played a decisive role in the transmission of Byzantine knowledge during the returns from the Crusades.