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Maubeuge

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Nord

Maubeuge - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Nord
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Religious origins of the city, founded fourteen centuries ago by Saint Aldegonde to "Maubeuge Regional Capital of Culture" in 2015, the city has been sambrienne continually throughout ancient history, to assert its originality and character well soaked.

Each era has left its trace Maubeuge, starting with the tumultuous late 17th century, when Vauban, at the request of the Sun King, erected his famous ramparts today veritable bouquet of greenery in the city center. Day visitors and accustomed places, you only know the history of this period left a mark if pregnant at the heart of the city?

In the same way that inspires you downtown rebuilt according to plans André Lurçat when afflicted by the Second World War, he had to rebuild the city with a new architectural language, active, already the general population?

Maubeuge but it is not only the glorification of a turbulent past through a heritage so rich it is. The city is also known to live in perfect harmony with the times! Its zoo, which besides its educational and fun involved in conservation of biological threats through breeding programs and reproductions European Theater of Armoury national scene are among the most dynamic cultural bastions in north of Paris, Maubeuge, young and creative city, preparing for the future and look ahead ... it your way!

Whether for a few hours, days or a lifetime, you are, you can be certain, welcome to Maubeuge!

Geographical information

MunicipalityMaubeuge
Postcode59600
Tourism label
Latitude50.2802280 (N 50° 16’ 49”)
Longitude3.9674000 (E 3° 58’ 3”)
AltitudeFrom 122m to 167m
Surface area18.85 km²
Population31539 inhabitants
Density1673 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLille (88 km, 1h03)
Insee code59392
IntercommunalityCA Maubeuge Val de la Sambre
DepartmentNord
RegionNord-Pas-de-Calais

Nearest cities & towns

Louvroil3.2 km (9 min)
Ferrière-la-Grande4.5 km (11 min)
Rousies4.7 km (8 min)
Assevent5.2 km (8 min)
Neuf-Mesnil5.5 km (8 min)
Feignies5.7 km (10 min)
Mairieux5.8 km (10 min)
Bersillies6.1 km (10 min)
Élesmes6.7 km (10 min)
Hautmont7 km (12 min)
Boussois7.2 km (12 min)
Ferrière-la-Petite7.5 km (16 min)
Recquignies7.5 km (11 min)
Cerfontaine7.9 km (11 min)

Things to see and do

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Photos

Maubeuge ponds in the walls
Maubeuge ponds in the walls
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The ramparts, overlooking the moat and stone bridge
The ramparts, overlooking the moat and stone bridge
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The door Mons
The door Mons
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Great climb, a remnant of the old Maubeuge
Great climb, a remnant of the old Maubeuge
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The white tiger at zoo Maubeuge
The white tiger at zoo Maubeuge
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Architecture Lurçat: forms and Space
Architecture Lurçat: forms and Space
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Theatre of the Armoury, National Theatre
Theatre of the Armoury, National Theatre
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The farm zoo for the whole family
The farm zoo for the whole family
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Mosaic on the facade of the church of Saint-Pierre Saint-Paul
Mosaic on the facade of the church of Saint-Pierre Saint-Paul
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Weather

Monday 30 march
Min. 7°C - Max. 10°C
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Tuesday 31 march
Min. 7°C - Max. 9°C
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Wednesday 1 april
Min. 4°C - Max. 8°C
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