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Closure of all public places non essential to the country

In accordance with government directives concerning COVID-19, all public places are closed until further notice.
However you could still contact us by e mail ot@amiens-metropole.com or through the social media.
Take good care of yourself and your loved ones. See you soon in Amiens.

Coaches parking in Amiens

Due to the Port d'Aval free long-term car park for tourist buses closure, the parking of buses in Amiens will proceed according to the following information.

Notre-Dame d'Amiens Cathedral celebrates its 800th anniversary

The year 2020 will mark the celebration of the 800th anniversary of the laying of the foundation stone of Notre-Dame d'Amiens Cathedral. 365 days to celebrate this jewel of the Gothic architecture, which attracts nearly 700,000 visitors each year and is twice listed as a World Heritage Site.

DELAYED / From Earth to Heaven Concert in Amiens

To celebrate the 800th anniversary of Amiens Cathedral and the 35th anniversary of the Picardie University Orchestra, musicians including students, teachers, employees, and retirees are all coming together to perform a diverse repertoire for the public’s pleasure on Saturday 21st March 2020 at 8:30pm !

/!\ Event delayed to May 16th.

CANCELLED / Art Deco Spring

From 1 March to 30 April 2019, ten Hauts-de-France regions are joining forces to offer guided tours, exhibitions, workshops, urban tours and conferences based around Art Deco. It’s an opportunity for the Greater Region to celebrate springtime through this event.
/!\ Event cancelled.

CANCELLED / The Spring Réderie in Amiens

This coming 19th April, the city of Amiens will wake up to a festive atmosphere for its traditional spring Réderie! More than 2,000 exhibitors made up of antique dealers and enthusiasts, are getting ready to take part in this huge vide grenier, (second-hand goods sale).

/!\ Event cancelled.

Guided tour of Notre-Dame d'Amiens cathedral in English

As part of the celebrations for the 800th anniversary of Notre-Dame d'Amiens Cathedral, join a guided tour in English of the cathedral, in the company of Julia MASSEN, qualified guide lecturer.

Führungen durch die Kathedrale Notre-Dame von Amiens in deutscher Sprache

Im Rahmen des 800-jähringen Bestehens von Notre Dame d’Amiens, führt Julia Maassen, staatlich geprüfte Stadtführerin, auf Deutsch durch die Kathedrale.

Rondleiding in het Nederlands in en om de kathedraal Notre-Dame van Amiens

Als onderdeel van de feestelijkheden rond de viering van de “800 jaar kathedraal Notre-Dame van Amiens” zijn er rondleidingen in het Nederlands. Deze worden gegeven door Mevrouw Ellès KATTAR-LUTTIKHUIS, gediplomeerd gids, en duren 1 uur.