Hotels Reservations in Arras
The exciting city of Arras, France
the most central location in the Pas-de-Calais department, and also the
capital city. Arras has been established since the turn of the 9th century and was a major battle point in both WWI and WWII, so prepare
yourself for an informative look into the past.
Book your luxury hotel and
immerse yourself in the city?s rich history.
While in town you have to experience the two major open air
markets, Grande Place and Place de Héros(sometimes refered to as la Petite Place.These markets have many vendors selling clothing, food, and other
miscellaneous and interesting treasures. Along the perimiter of theses large squares are
towering buildings (restored to their post-WWI condition) adorned with scrollwork
and beautiful molding.
The Fine Art Museum
of Arras has a collection rivaling that of the Lourve in Paris.
Its gallery walls are lined with giant religious paintings. You can see examples of Gallo-Roman sculpture
as well as coins & paintings from medieval culture. The hours of operation are as follows:Wednesday to Monday; 9:30am to 12pm, then 2pm
to 5:30pm.Check local listings for
exceptions and holiday hours.Do not
make the mistake of missing out on seeing these priceless treasures.
The town hall is an
unmistakable landmark of the city.The
belfry (which is accessible by elevator for a couple Euros,) stretches almost
12-stories into the air offering breathtaking views of Arras and the surrounding areas.
Book your luxury hotel nearby and admire the gothic style
architecture for which France
is so famous.
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