Some years have even witnessed some unusual long periods of harsh summer weather, such as the heat wave of 2003 where temperatures exceeded 30 °C (86 °F) for weeks, reaching 38 °C (100 °F) on some days and rarely even cooling down at night.
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Arras was the birthplace of Maximilien de Robespierre. The French Revolution and both World Wars destroyed many of its ancient buildings. The town centers on two arcaded and gabled squares, the Grande and Petite.
Plan your visit to Arras and the Pays d’Artois! Discover a city with 2,000 years of history behind it, a history told by the numerous museums from the Museum of Fine Arts to Cité Nature. Drink in the unique atmosphere of the Grand’Place, try out the themed visits and stroll along the banks of the River Scarpe or through the enchanting ...
Home - Arras Pays d'Artois Tourisme Shop Live The weather forecast for the next few days -5°C Sunday 03 December 7°C Monday 04 December 6°C Tuesday 05 December The Squares of Arras live Live Until 16 June en-Exposition "un pied dans la tombe" Until 06 April en-Visite du théâtre Until 15 December
Advertisement The citadel in Arras dates from the 17th century, when the town was an important regional military centre. Reinforced by Vauban, the citadel is best explored by following the footpath that passes along the walls.
Arras Staging ground for the spring 1917 offensive, Wellington Quarry is a 20m-deep network of old chalk quarries expanded during WWI by tunnellers from New… Hôtel de Ville Arras Arras' Flemish Gothic city hall dates from the 16th century but was completely rebuilt after WWI. Four géants (giants) live in the lobby. For a panoramic…
La Cour des Carmes bed and breakfast is located at the centre of Arras, just a 2-minute walk from the train station and a 5-minute walk from the Arras Square and Belfry. Each room here will provide you with a flat-screen TV and a desk.
by Claire Decraene. Home The essentials Don’t miss the must-sees of Arras: the Top 10. Do you want to tour Arras in 10 essential stages over a weekend with family or friends? From the Belfry to the Boves, from the squares to the museums, from Main Square music festival to the Christmas Market, from shops to the rural banks to the River Scarpe ...
Right in the heart of Arras, this small, two-star 12-roomed hotel has been recently refurbished. It’s friendly and welcoming, but be warned there is no lift. Read guest reviews, compare prices and book the Hotel Diamont on TripAdvisor .