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Chroma, the monumental experience, season two !

The colourful spectacle at the Cathedral returns this summer from 15 June to 16 September with an unpublished painting dedicated to the Pilgrims’ Way to Santiago de Compostela. An unmissable event that will enhance your summer evenings with its glorious colour !

The Le Festival Art, Villes et Paysages (Festival of Art, Cities and Landscapes) is back at Les Hortillonnages!

The Festival Art, Villes et Paysages has signed up for a 9th edition and is on its marks and ready to go in the Hortillonnages d'Amiens, from 9 June to 21 October, 2018.

Battle of Amiens: Centennial Commemoration

On August 8th, 2018, the representatives of the governments of Canada, Australia, Great Britain, the United States, Germany and France will gather in front of the Cathedral, together with the public to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Amiens.

Battle of Amiens: Centennial Commemoration

On August 8th, 2018, the representatives of the governments of Canada, Australia, Great Britain, the United States, Germany and France will gather in front of the Cathedral, together with the public to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Amiens.

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 11th November, 2018. The "Dessiner la Paix" exhibition is an interactive and progressive exhibition which covers the commemoration of the Great War's centenary.

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.

Take a trip to the heart of this summer

Take a one way trip to the heart of this summer ! Come along from the 5 of July to the 29th to the Cloître Dewailly and dance to the sounds of Latin America, Greece and the Reunion. Nothing is ever certain in Picardy but something tells us that the sun’s going to be shining !

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.