International garden festival - Amiens Hortillonnages
THE HORTILLONNAGES, NATURE’S PUZZLE LOCATED IN THE HEART OF THE CITY, WILL HOST FROM MAY 27th TO OCTOBER 15th 2023, LANDSCAPE AND ARTISTIC CREATIONS AS PART OF THE INTERNATIONAL GARDEN FESTIVAL - HORTILLONNAGES AMIENS. EMBARK ON AN AESTHETIC AND POETIC JOURNEY!
The remarkable setting of the Hortillonnages becomes the creative ground for young landscape and artistic artists!
The International Garden Festival - Amiens Hortillonnages is divided between various plots of land located on the Etang de Clermont in Camon and Rivery, and on the Ile aux Fagots in Amiens.
These works constitute a poetic journey that invites you to take an offbeat, funny or critical look at the complex environment, the history and the future of these floating gardens.
Meet on the Ile aux Fagots, accessible from the 43 chemin de Halage in Amiens, for a discovery tour on foot.
Free and open access.
On board an electrically powered boat, equipped with a logbook, set off to discover these works like a Robinson...
Meet at the Port à Fumier, 35 rue Roger Allou in Camon, for a 2.5 hour self-guided tour of the plots of land around the Etang de Clermont.
To book a boat, click here or call +33 (0)6 78 53 55 92 (booking possible at the opening of the festival, subject to changing health conditions).
L'Auberge des Hortillonnages
You will appreciate : The Chef’s inventive cooking that revisits local products (vegetables from the Hortillon, locally...
Club Nautique de Rivery
Canoe/kayak hire or guided trips in the Hortillonnages (marsh gardens) and Avre valley.