Nancy is a charming city, nestled on the bank of river Meurthe, in a valley surrounded by hills. This city is well known for its array of eighteenth-century architecture, and the Place Stanislas, Place de la Carrière, and the Place d'Alliance squares. It has long thrived on a mixture of innovation and sophistication. The city features not only for its architectural ensemble which has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site, but is also famous as the city of Art Nouveau. Experience Nancy and enjoy this fascinating city with its cultural history on a tour that covers all the major highlights.
You will learn about:
Human settlement in the area date to 800 BC
Built by Gérard, Duke of Lorraine
War of Succession of Champagne
Duchy of Lorraine
Battle of Nancy
Kingdom of France