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Re opening of the tourist office

The tourist office is now open every day from 10 am to 6 pm on the week, and from 10 am to 12 pm / 2 pm to 5 pm on the weekend. Do not hesitate to contact us on +33 (0)3 22 71 60 50 or ot@amiens-metropole.com.Be careful and take care.

“Chroma, l'expérience monumentale” show

For the past 3 years, the “Chroma, l'expérience monumentale” show has graced the Cathedral’s facade on summer evenings. After an initial delay, the event is finally back. Mark your calendars from 11th July to 30th September 2020 (excluding 25th and 26th September).

The International Garden Festival returns to Amiens on 14th July 2020!

From 14th July to 18th October 2020, the International Garden Festival – Hortillonnages Amiens invites you on an artistic, green journey to the very heart of the Hortillonnages. This is the eleventh year for the festival, and this time the themes will be climate change and healthy eating!

Creators' Market will soon be back in Amiens !

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

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.

Amiens puppet theatre

From 15th July to 14th August 2020, the Amiens puppet theatre has devised a summer for all—big and small alike! With traditional farces, shows for children, and workshops and tours, Chés Cabotans has something for everyone!

The fireworks from July 14 in Amiens postponed to September 27, 2020!

Due to sanitary measures in force, this year National Day will not be accompanied by the ball and concert offered in the courtyard of the town hall. Ditto for the fireworks display in Saint-Pierre park.

The dates are set for the “La rue est à Amiens” Festival: 24th to 27th September!

Every year, “La Rue est à Amiens” transforms the city! All kinds of artists—actors, dancers, circus performers, and musicians—take to the city’s streets, squares, and gardens for a weekend. With performances, art installations, and participative events, 30,000 spectators enjoy 3 days of festival activities.

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.

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.