The Barrage Vauban, or Vauban Dam, is a bridge, weir and defensive work erected in the 17th century on the River Ill in the city of Strasbourg in France. At that time, it was known as the Great Lock (grande écluse), although it does not function as a navigation lock in the modern sense of the word.
The Cabinet des estampes et des dessins is a museum in Strasbourg in the Bas-Rhin department of France. It is dedicated to the municipal collection of prints (estampes) and drawings (dessins), but also woodcuts and lithographs, covering a period of five centuries from the 14th to the 19th.
You can still find a place in Strasbourg that will help you escape from the usual hectic pace of everyday life. There are many places in town that offer beautiful views of the city but one I particularly like is Parc de la Citadelle. It´s located right in the heart of the city, along the river ...
L’histoire de la Fondation de l’Œuvre Notre-Dame est intimement liée à celle de la Cathédrale de Strasbourg. Depuis près de 800 ans, la Fondation se consacre à son entretien, sa conservation et sa restauration : études analyses scientifiques, opérations de conservation, taille, sculpture et interventions in-situ sur l’édifice.
The Grande Île (German: Große Insel) is an island that lies at the historic centre of the city of Strasbourg in France. Its name means "Large Island", and derives from the fact that it is surrounded on one side by the main channel of the Ill River and on the other side by the Canal du Faux-Rempart, a canalised arm of that river.
Strasbourg plays a major role as a business, commercial, and cultural centre. Besides its traditional role as the chief city of Alsace, Strasbourg is also the seat of a number of European institutions and bodies including the European Parliament, the Council of Europe, and the European Court of Human Rights.
Un musée du vivant au cœur de la Ville ! Le Jardin botanique de l’Université de Strasbourg a été créé en 1619. Son emplacement actuel date de 1884. Situé au cœur de la ville, il expose au public plus de 6000 espèces de plantes. Il constitue pour tous, un lieu de découverte et d’initiation à la nature.
A deux pas de Strasbourg et de Kehl, il constitue un lieu de rencontre et de promenade unique où sont régulièrement organisées des manifestations culturelles. Ainsi, concours de jardins éphémères, expositions florales, musique, danse et arts de la rue s’y succèdent pour le plus grand plaisir de ses visiteurs français, allemands ou étrangers.
Sporting teams from Strasbourg are the Racing Club de Strasbourg Alsace , Strasbourg IG (basketball) and the Étoile Noire . The women's tennis Internationaux de Strasbourg is one of the most important French tournaments of its kind outside Roland-Garros.
The Musée "Les secrets du chocolat" ("Museum of Chocolate Secrets") is a museum in Geispolsheim, France, devoted to the subject of chocolate. The museum is about 10 minutes from downtown Strasbourg. The museum is entered through a small courtyard with storefronts that copy the style of Paris in the day of the Marquise de Sévigné.
The Musée historique (Historical museum) de la ville de Strasbourg is a museum in Strasbourg in the Bas-Rhin department of France. It is located in the Ren... The Musée historique (Historical museum) de la ville de Strasbourg is a museum in Strasbourg in the Bas-Rhin department of France.
The Church of Old Saint Peters (French: Église Saint-Pierre le Vieux) is a by simultaneum Catholic and Lutheran church building in Strasbourg, Alsace is first mentioned in 1130. In the Middle Ages it was one of Diocese of Strasbourg's nine parish churches.
The Palais du Rhin, Strasbourg The Palais du Rhin (English: Palace of the Rhine), the former Kaiserpalast (Imperial palace), is a building situated in the German (north-east) quarter of Strasbourg dominating the Place de la République (the former Kaiserplatz) with its massive dome.
The Palais Rohan (Rohan Palace) in Strasbourg is the former residence of the prince-bishops and cardinals of the House of Rohan, an ancient French noble family originally from Brittany. It is a major architectural, historical, and cultural landmark in the city.
Heyritz Park is located in an area that until recently has been lacking in major public green spaces. It covers 8.7 hectares and will now receive the locals from the surrounding neighbourhood as well as all Strasbourg residents who wish to take a walk or just relax.
séduira. Au rythme du Petit Train, vous redécouvrirez le charme des ruelles étroites, le romantisme de la Petite France, des quais et des Ponts Couverts, l’impressionnant barrage Vauban et la célèbre place de la Cathédrale. Seul, en couple ou en famille, ce voyage commenté de 40 minutes au coeur de l’histoire vous enchantera.
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The Place Kléber is the central square of Strasbourg, France. Place Kleber, the largest square at the center of the city of Strasbourg in the heart of the city's commercial area, was named after general Jean-Baptiste Kléber, born in Strasbourg in 1753. In the square is a statue of Kléber, under which is a vault containing his remains.
Ponts Couverts Ponts Couverts in relation to the city of Strasborg The Ponts Couverts (German: Gedeckte Brücken) are a set of three bridges and four towers that make up a defensive work erected in the 13th century on the River Ill in the city of Strasbourg in France.
Saint-Pierre-le-Jeune Protestant Church Strasbourg, France The Saint-Pierre-le-Jeune Protestant Church is one of the most important church buildings in Strasbourg. The church has been Lutheran since 1524 and its congregation forms part of the Protestant Church of Augsburg Confession of Alsace and Lorraine.
St Thomas' Church (French: Église Saint-Thomas, German: Thomaskirche) is a historical building in Strasbourg, eastern France. It is the main Lutheran church of the city since its Cathedral became Catholic again after the annexation of the town by France in 1681.
Saint William's pulpit and pipe organ Saint William's Church (also called Wilhelmskirche in German and église Saint-Guillaume in French) is a gothic church presently of the Lutheran Protestant Church of Augsburg Confession of Alsace and Lorraine located in Strasbourg, France.
Strasbourg Cathedral or the Cathedral of Our Lady of Strasbourg (French: Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Strasbourg, or Cathédrale de Strasbourg, German: Liebfrauenmünster zu Straßburg or Straßburger Münster), also known as Strasbourg Minster, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Strasbourg, Alsace, France.
The MAMCS (Musée d’Art moderne et contemporain) is a notable museum in Strasbourg dedicated to modern and contemporary art. The museum is housed since 1998 in a 13,000 square meters modern building, designed by French architect Adrien Fainsilber, facing the historical “Petite France” area in the heart of Strasbourg.
Site officiel du tourisme à Strasbourg. Préparez votre séjour à Strasbourg et en Alsace, trouvez un restaurant, une activité, une visite guidée et planifiez vos vacances en Alsace. Préparez votre séjour à Strasbourg et en Alsace, trouvez un restaurant, une activité, une visite guidée et planifiez vos vacances en Alsace.
A museum for Tomi Ungerer and for illustration This is the first museum in France to be exclusively dedicated to illustrations from the 20th century and today. This sector of graphic arts, long considered to be of minor importance, is a genuine tradition in Strasbourg that was the birthplace of Gustave Doré, and where a renowned illustration workshop was created in 1975 at the School of Decorative Arts.
Directions to Strasbourg Zoo, Zoo de l’Orangerie de Strasbourg. Strasbourg Zoo is part of the Parc de l’Orangerie, which is situated just across the road from the building of the Council of Europe. Address: Parc de l’Orangerie 67000 Strasbourg France. public transport. Strasbourg has a very efficient public transport system.