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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Val-de-Marne

Bry-sur-Marne - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Val-de-Marne

Quiet town of about 15,000 inhabitants, located on the banks of the Marne, between the towns of Perreux-sur-Marne, Noisy-le-Grand, Villiers-sur-Marne Nogent-sur-Marne, in the department Val-de-Marne, north-east of Paris.

Bry-sur-Marne is twinned with two cities Foreign Sawbridgeworth Moosburg in Germany and England.

In the past, Bry was farmland until the early 1980s. In the center, there were essentially farmers, some merchants.

Two islands on the Marne: past, there was a flour mill on the other island, "Island of Love", a boat used in the manufacture of Sèvres porcelain.

The lady Miss Rigny commanded the painter Louis Daguerre Diorama of the church Bry.

Geographical information

Latitude48.8349130 (N 48° 50’ 6”)
Longitude2.5236489 (E 2° 31’ 25”)
AltitudeFrom 36m to 100m
Surface area3.35 km²
Population16530 inhabitants
Density4934 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureCréteil (10.8 km, 13 min)
Insee code94015

Nearest cities & towns

Villiers-sur-Marne2.8 km (8 min)
Le Perreux-sur-Marne3.1 km (8 min)
Champigny-sur-Marne3.4 km (8 min)
Noisy-le-Grand3.6 km (8 min)
Nogent-sur-Marne4 km (10 min)
Neuilly-sur-Marne4.3 km (9 min)
Joinville-le-Pont4.7 km (10 min)
Fontenay-sous-Bois5.3 km (13 min)
Chennevières-sur-Marne5.9 km (13 min)
Le Plessis-Trévise6 km (13 min)
Gournay-sur-Marne6.7 km (14 min)
Neuilly-Plaisance6.8 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Diorama of the church (giant canvas painted by Louis Daguerre). A unique piece!

Adrien Mentienne museum.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres

Events and festivities

In May, the Feast of the Oh organized on the banks of the Marne, several other neighboring municipalities are also involved.

In June music festival in the streets of Bry.

All 14 July, fireworks launched from the bridge over the Marne.

Flea late September, and a carnival in late September-early October.

All year for Christmas, Santa with his sleigh visits, to the delight of young and old, hot chocolate and other sweets for two days.

Every year the hotel Malestroit, exhibitions and conferences with the conservative Margaret Calvarin.


Musée Adrien Mentienne
Musée Adrien Mentienne
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Footbridge Marne
Footbridge Marne
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Stay calm and relaxation program
Stay calm and relaxation program
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Tuesday 6 october
Min. 14°C - Max. 17°C
Wednesday 7 october
Min. 8°C - Max. 13°C
Thursday 8 october
Min. 7°C - Max. 13°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities: canoeing, horse riding, golf, walk or bike along the Marne, walk in the Bois de Vincennes and the Bois de Notre-Dame.

Visit the castle of Vincennes.

Routes provided by the Val de Marne.

Visit Paris.

Disneyland and Mickey amusement park.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Visit to a Parisian market and French cooking class
Local flavours150 € Paris (10.1 km)
Flight Experience aerial simulation
Entertainment179 € to 379 € Paris (11.1 km)
Vip cruise with brunch on the Seine (in English)
Entertainment120 € Paris (11.3 km)
River & Canal Cruise: from the Seine to Canal Saint Martin (Musée d'Orsay towards Parc de la Villette)
Entertainment19 € Paris (11.6 km)
Cycling tour of central Paris
Entertainment35 € Paris (11.6 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The open-air dance halls ('les guinguettes') of the edge of the Marne
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy50 minChampigny-sur-Marne (3 km)
The edges of the Marne and Charles Trenet's house
HikeEasy4h00Joinville-le-Pont (5 km)
Paris illuminations
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Paris (12.8 km)
Historic trail in the town centre
Village visitEasy1h30La Ferté-sous-Jouarre (46 km)
Family discovery trail
Village visitEasy1h00La Ferté-sous-Jouarre (46 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals