The Abbey of Saint-Remi is an abbey in Reims, France, founded in the sixth century. Since 1099 it has conserved the relics of Saint Remi (died 553), the Bishop of Reims who converted Clovis, King of the Franks, to Christianity at Christmas in AD 496, after he defeated the Alamanni in the Battle of Tolbiac.
Une colline verte entre architecture fonctionnelle et démonstrative. En surface, en connexion avec les crayères et les galeries filantes, se développent de véritables châteaux industriels. En effet, les négociants en Champagne perçoivent très vite l’importance de la qualité formelle de leurs édifices, partie prenante du prestige de leur marque.
On June 25, FRAC Champagne-Ardenne celebrates the relaunch of its in situ program after a two-year hiatus. The opening event is the first solo show in a French institution of American artist Lisa Oppenheim. Flash Art met with FRAC Champagne-Ardenne director Florence Derieux.
L'hôtel de La Salle, est un ancien hôtel particulier du XVI e siècle [note 1], situé rue du Docteur-Jacquin [note 2] à Reims. Cette demeure est la maison natale de saint Jean-Baptiste de La Salle, fondateur au XVIII e siècle de l'institut des Frères des écoles chrétiennes.
Hôtel Werlé is a 3-story low-rise building in Reims, Champagne-Ardenne, France. View a detailed profile of the structure 1211488 including further data and descriptions in the Emporis database. View a detailed profile of the structure 1211488 including further data and descriptions in the Emporis database.
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed ), memorial page for Torquatius Of Reims (unknown–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 175344843, citing Basilique de St-Martin, Tours, Departement d'Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France ; Maintained by Our Family History (contributor 47719401) .
Montagne de Reims Regional Natural Park (French: Parc naturel régional de la Montagne de Reims) is a protected area in the Grand Est region of France. It is organized around the Montagne de Reims, a wooded range of hills covered by vineyards that produce the region's eponymous sparkling wine, Champagne.
Musée des Beaux-Arts. Un voyage de cinq siècles à travers l’art français et européen, de la Renaissance à l’Art Déco en passant par la peinture du Grand Siècle, l’Impressionnisme et l’œuvre inclassable de l’artiste franco-japonais Léonard Foujita.
The Palace of Tau (French: Palais du Tau) in Reims, France, was the palace of the Archbishop of Reims. It is associated with the kings of France, whose coronation was held in the nearby cathedral of Notre-Dame de Reims and the following coronation banquet in the palace itself.
Porte de Mars is an ancient Roman triumphal arch in Reims, France. It dates from the third century AD, and was the widest arch in the Roman world . The Arch. The arch stands 32 metres long and 13 metres high. It was named after a nearby temple to Mars.
Reims played a prominent ceremonial role in French monarchical history as the traditional site of the crowning of the kings of France. The Cathedral of Reims (damaged by the Germans during the First World War but restored since) housed the Holy Ampulla (Sainte Ampoule) containing the Saint Chrême , allegedly brought by a white dove (the Holy Spirit) at the baptism of Clovis in 496.
Reims Cathedral (Our Lady of Reims, French: Notre-Dame de Reims) is a Roman Catholic church in Reims, France, built in the High Gothic style. The cathedral replaced an older church, destroyed by fire in 1211, that was built on the site of the basilica where Clovis I was baptized by Saint Remi, bishop of Reims in 496.
Reims is champagne-central, and all your favourite houses are lined up for you to tour and taste. What’s more, and you might not know this, but every single French King, from 987 to Charles X in the 19th century, was crowned right here at the Reims Cathedral.
Near the Place Drouet-d'Erlon is another noteworthy square, the Place Colbert with a bronze statue commemorating the Reims-born statesman Jean Baptiste Colbert. The most elegant square in Reims is the Place Royale lined with attractive Neoclassical buildings and featuring a bronze statue of King Louis XV at the center.