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May at the Musée de Picardie

May, a month at the Musée de Picardie... Not quite, but although it is closed, the museum is offering a rich and varied program for the month of May. An opportunity to continue to enjoy its treasures before it reopens in 2019 !

Museums Night in Amiens is fast approaching !

Once again this year, come and visit on 19 May 2018, and explore the city's cultural sites immersed in the world of the night as they tell their surprising stories.

Get-together in the Gardens

An exclusive three-day series of events ! Come to discover the gardens and get to know fellow plant lovers, gardeners or those curious about the luscious Gardens of Amiens on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd of June, 2018.

Creators' Market is back !

Proud of its success in 2017, the Creators' Market is back on the last Saturday of each month from May to September. This is your opportunity to find original and unique art, fashion, and craftsman-made decorative items.

Events at the Maison Jules Verne

Jules Verne's home, the Maison de Jules Verne can be visited throughout the year, but its team are continually finding ways to help you see it in a different light. Consequently, the month of May has a few surprises in store for you. We'll let you see for yourselves...

Rendez-vous de la Bande-Dessinée in Amiens

The 23rd « Rendez-Vous de la Bande Dessinée » is coming in the Halle Freyssinet. With its high points on the 2nd and the 3rd of June 2018, the program is full of suprises: animations, exhibitions, meetings, signings ... If you're a ninth art fan this event is not to be missed !

Foire Exposition de Picardie (The Picardy Exhibition Fair)

From Saturday, 2nd June to Sunday, 10th June, 2018, make a visit to Amiens' Mégacité for the 79th Foire Exposition de Picardie. From interior decor to travel, champagne and cosmetics, the wide range of brands and products on display presents a true showcase for the region.

The 2018 Tour de France will celebrate Bastille Day in Amiens


Amiens will host the arrival of the 8th stage of the Tour de France on July 14 2018.

Amiens: 2020 European Capital of Youth

In Portugal, at Cascais, on Thursday, 23rd November 2017, Amiens was chosen to be the European Capital of Youth for 2020, becoming the first French town to win this title.