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List of local restaurants and touristic attractions for the holiday season

In order to help you to prepare your stay in Amiens during the holiday season, the Tourist Office has gathered all the information you may need to find a place to visit and a restaurant where to have dinner.

Exhibition "Dessiner la Paix"

The Centre d’Interprétation d’Architecture et du Patrimoine (CIAP) (Centre of Architecture and Heritage Interpretation) is hosting the "Dessiner la Paix" (Drawing Peace) from 25th May to 6th January, 2019. The "Dessiner la Paix" exhibition is an interactive and progressive exhibition which covers the commemoration of the Great War's centenary.

Amiens sparkles with the glorious colours of the Christmas Market

From Friday, 23 November to Monday, 31 December, Amiens put on its coat of many coloured lights and features over 140 chalet stalls as part of its traditional Christmas Market. Crafts, entertainment and illuminations, spread along a two kilometre walk, promise that visitors will end the year on a magical note !

Amiens Cathedral rendered sublime by the colours of Chroma

From 24th November to 31st December, the façade of the Cathédrale Notre-Dame d’Amiens will sparkle with the colours of the light show, Chroma. Don’t miss this extraordinary event guaranteed to light up your winter evenings !

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.