Located 45 km from Alencon, 25 km from Flers and 6 km from Bagnoles-de-l'Orne, La Ferte-Mace is a city of flowers 3 flowers about 6 602 inhabitants and green holiday resort.
Gastronomic specialties: the filler Fertoise on skewers or in bulk, the stirrups Norman.
The origin of La Ferte-Mace back in time to feudal times. A fortress was built many years ago. The owner, Mr. Mace, came as a seal for posterity, specify the membership fee and baptized the old barony of the name it bears. The writer Jean-Pierre Brisset, celebrated by Jules Romains, Marcel Duchamp, Raymond Queneau, Michel Foucault and Marc Décimo, died there.
Church of Our Lady, the work of Mr. Liger start of construction in 1851. Imposing building 70 meters long and 38 at the transept. 22 m high, its spiers soar to 60 m. The towers are home to 16 bells. The carillon is a unique instrument in the region.
Trésorama: exhibition of precious objects, strange or unusual of Catholic worship.
Toy Museum and Sound: Open the Easter holidays and in July-August (year-round by reservation for groups).
Parc Saint Barré and rose garden.
Leisure area with swimming and sports (sailing, pedal boats, swin-golf, mini-golf, archery, climbing ...).