Molsheim

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownMolsheim
Insee code67300
Postcode67120
Latitude48.5437150
Longitude7.4915120
AltitudeFrom 165 to 371 meters
Surface10.85 km²
Population9332 inhabitants
Density860 inhabitants/km²

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National labelsAvolsheim at 2.7 km (6 min)
Chief townStrasbourg (at 29 km, 27 min)Mutzig at 3.3 km (5 min)
DepartmentBas-RhinDorlisheim at 3.9 km (9 min)
RegionAlsaceSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Ancient city, ancient cathedral city and university, home of the Bugatti, located near the Vosges, on the Wine Route, Molsheim is both a historic, tourist and wine, very well served by public transport routes benefiting all social infrastructure, cultural, sporting and hospitality.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Overlooking the main square, the Metzig (1583) or "Butcher" is offered to visitors with Renaissance gables, its double staircase and clock Jaquemarts.
  • Dans la rue Jenner, you can admire the chapter house (1626).
  • The most important monument of the city: the old Carthusian monastery (1598-1792), one of the few Carthusian intramural, a heritage jewel with its large cloister gardens, cells of monks and the old priory, which houses the Museum of the Chartreuse and the Foundation Bugatti.
  • On the market square, is the old Tithe Barn (eighteenth century) and a Pieta (eighteenth century).
  • The Jesuit church (1615-1617), built in only 2 years and 9 months, in late Gothic style incorporating elements Renaissance, is the witness of the era of the Counter-Reformation when the city became for a time , the religious capital of Alsace in front of the Protestant city of Strasbourg.
  • Hotel de la Monnaie, where the bishop of Strasbourg was beaten once the currency.
  • The door of the Blacksmiths (fourteenth century), a remnant of the medieval city.
  • The Wine Trail Bruderthal.
Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Molsheim
Information pointsTourist Office of Molsheim
Leisure centresAmusement Park Planète Spoon,   Municipal Pool of Plein air,   Museum of History and Archaeology of La Chartreuse
MonumentsChapel Notre-Dame,   Church of the Jésuites

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Every Monday Morning: Weekly market - Place de l'Hotel de Ville.
  • May 1: Great SELL and Wine Show Molsheim region.
  • In June: Marathon du Vignoble.
  • In July and August: Festi'vales.
  • The second weekend of September: Festival Bugatti.
  • The second weekend of October: Grape Festival.
  • December: Christmas Past.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Area recreational Dorlisheim: cinema, bowling, LaserMaxx, GOOLFY, fun city, hotel and pizzeria.
  • Fort Mutzig.
  • Abbey of Alton.
  • Dompeter to Avolsheim.

PHOTOS

Tour Smiths view of an alley ( © Jean Espirat )Tour Smiths view of an alley ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Door Smiths ( © Jean Espirat )Door Smiths ( © Jean Espirat )
La Chartreuse, overlooking the medicinal gardenLa Chartreuse, overlooking the medicinal garden
 
Jesuit ChurchJesuit Church
Cloister of the ChartreuseCloister of the Chartreuse
 
ChartreuseChartreuse
Park storksPark storks
 
Jesuit church, interior viewJesuit church, interior view
Notre Dame, exterior viewNotre Dame, exterior view
 
Tribunal ( © Jean Espirat )Tribunal ( © Jean Espirat )
Porch of the canonical house ( © Jean Espirat )Porch of the canonical house ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Tours of the canonical house ( © Jean Espirat )Tours of the canonical house ( © Jean Espirat )
alley lined with pretty houses ( © Jean Espirat )alley lined with pretty houses ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Traditional Houses ( © Jean Espirat )Traditional Houses ( © Jean Espirat )
Other typical regional house ( © Jean Espirat )Other typical regional house ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Fountain lion on the place of the town hall ( © JE)Fountain lion on the place of the town hall ( © JE)
Mint ( © Jean Espirat )Mint ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Bell temple ( © Jean Espirat )Bell temple ( © Jean Espirat )
patch harvester on a lintel ( © Jean Espirat )patch harvester on a lintel ( © Jean Espirat )
 
a very curious patch ( © Jean Espirat )a very curious patch ( © Jean Espirat )
patches relief ( © Jean Espirat )patches relief ( © Jean Espirat )
 
the Metzig - Former butcher ( © Jean Espirat )the Metzig - Former butcher ( © Jean Espirat )
the Metzig ( © Jean Espirat )the Metzig ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Clock - jacquemart the Metzig ( © Jean Espirat )Clock - jacquemart the Metzig ( © Jean Espirat )
A gargoyle of Metzig ( © Jean Espirat )A gargoyle of Metzig ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Facade of the Notre Dame ( © Jean Espirat )Facade of the Notre Dame ( © Jean Espirat )
Nave of the chapel of Our Lady ( © Jean Espirat )Nave of the chapel of Our Lady ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Notre- Dame ( © Jean Espirat )Notre- Dame ( © Jean Espirat )
Sundial against a wall ( © Jean Espirat )Sundial against a wall ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Rosette of the facade of the Notre Dame ( © Jean Espirat )Rosette of the facade of the Notre Dame ( © Jean Espirat )
Jesuit Church - North facade ( © Jean Espirat )Jesuit Church - North facade ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Jesuit Church - Southeast facade ( © Jean Espirat )Jesuit Church - Southeast facade ( © Jean Espirat )
Jesuit Church - View East ( © Jean Espirat )Jesuit Church - View East ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Jesuit Church - Tour Saint Michel, 45 meters ( © JE)Jesuit Church - Tour Saint Michel, 45 meters ( © JE)
Bell - tower clock Saint Michel ( Jean © Espirat )Bell - tower clock Saint Michel ( Jean © Espirat )
 
Big stone cross carved in 1480 ( © Jean Espirat )Big stone cross carved in 1480 ( © Jean Espirat )
Nave of the church of the Jesuits ( © Jean Espirat )Nave of the church of the Jesuits ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Church of the Jesuits - the Golden Virgin ( © Jean Espirat )Church of the Jesuits - the Golden Virgin ( © Jean Espirat )
altar of the church of the Jesuits ( © Jean Espirat )altar of the church of the Jesuits ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Jesuit Church - Altar of the nave collateral South ( © JE)Jesuit Church - Altar of the nave collateral South ( © JE)
Church Jesuits - Chapel of the Virgin ( © Jean Espirat )Church Jesuits - Chapel of the Virgin ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Church of the Jesuits ( © Jean Espirat )Church of the Jesuits ( © Jean Espirat )
Church of the Jesuits - the Chair ( © Jean Espirat )Church of the Jesuits - the Chair ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Church of the Jesuits - the Chair ( © Jean Espirat )Church of the Jesuits - the Chair ( © Jean Espirat )
Effigy of Jean de Dürbheim ( © Jean Espirat )Effigy of Jean de Dürbheim ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Stained Glass ( © Jean Espirat )Stained Glass ( © Jean Espirat )
Stained Glass ( © Jean Espirat )Stained Glass ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Stained Glass ( © Jean Espirat )Stained Glass ( © Jean Espirat )
Information on the large stone cross ( © Jean Espirat )Information on the large stone cross ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Information on John Dürbheim ( © Jean Espirat )Information on John Dürbheim ( © Jean Espirat )

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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLa Ville de Paris  
8.6
Molsheim
L'accueil ,et des produits frais et des desserts tous fait maison,une cuisine authentique - Le Président Chirac est passe ici
Located in Molsheim26 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantRestaurant D'stall  
9.3
Molsheim
Located on the Alsace wine route in Molsheim, the restaurant D'Stall opens its doors. You will love the setting with its natural stone walls and floor tiles, stamped with a warm and...
Located in Molsheim20 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantAuberge de la Bruche  
8.8
Dachstein
Located north of Molsheim, on the edge of the Beetle, Hubert Raugel welcomes you to his restaurant: the Auberge de la Bruche. Enjoy the warm atmosphere and design, floral décor and...
Located 3.5 km from Molsheim38 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Castle with 6 bedroomsChateau d'Osthoffen Alsace    
8
Osthoffen
7 guest rooms in the castle. A unique experience: marriage of history and modern. An old castle keeps you and protect you.
Located 6.4 km from MolsheimFrom 140 € to 180 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsAu figuier de lyse laure    
8.6
Marlenheim
4 bedrooms guest house in a tidy garden.
Located 8.7 km from Molsheim70 € the double room 
Farm with 5 bedroomsChambre d'Hôtes de Mado Maurer    
9.2
Ottrott
At the foot of Mont Sainte Odile, the entrance to the village ottrott. Beautiful 5 rooms with all comfort, opening onto a large sunny courtyard and quiet. Closed parking. Located geographically...
Located 10 km from MolsheimFrom 56 € to 60 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 4 personsGite du moulin niedermatten  
9.3
Boersch
Quietly situated in a pleasant setting, close to vineyards and hiking trails, furnished apartment of 56 m² with two rooms on the ground floor in the owner's house (former mill), all...
Located 8.1 km from MolsheimFrom 250 € to 350 € per week 
Apartment for 2 personsChez Martine   NEW
Boersch
Apartment on the 1st floor of an outbuilding consisting of a bedroom, a kitchen open to the living room and a bathroom..
Located 8.4 km from MolsheimFrom 240 € to 280 € per week 
Ground floor for 4 personsJoli gîte neuf proche de Strasbourg  
9.8
Breuschwickersheim
Near Strasbourg, very nice apartment, (3 Stars given from. Tourist office) 45 Square meters. With separate entrance in annex our house, 12 km from centre. To Strasbourg, capital of...
Located 9 km from MolsheimFrom 280 € to 325 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
70 places over 2 haAlsace camping    
8.9
Gresswiller
Located on the edge of the forest, the site has a reputation as a quiet ground in friendly touch and well maintained facilities. The field has a twenty spaces reserved for tourists....
Located 4.6 km from Molsheim 
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Erstein
Bas-Rhin - 67 - Alsace. Conveniently located twenty minutes from Strasbourg, Selestat, Obernai and Lahr, between the Vosges and the Black Forest, camping city Erstein attracts a varied...
Located 19.5 km from MolsheimFrom 16.50 € to 18 € per day 
97 places over 5 haCamp Au Clair Ruisseau  
Gerstheim
Camping quiet, spacious places with electricity connection (16 A), water and evacuation. Cabins and mobile homes for rent. Families and groups welcome, Pets welcome. Modern sanitary...
Located 24 km from MolsheimFrom 15.40 € to 16.90 € per day 

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HOTELS

Diana Hôtel Restaurant & Spa - Hotel in MolsheimDiana Hôtel Restaurant & Spa     
8.6
Molsheim
Set on the Alsatian Wine Route, this hotel is set in a 1.5-hectare, tree-lined park located on the banks of the River Bruche. It offers comfortable rooms, suites and apartments. Diana...
Located in MolsheimRoom from 78 €
Hotel Le Bugatti - Hotel in MolsheimHotel Le Bugatti     
8.4
Molsheim
Le Bugatti is situated in the heart of Molsheim, on the Alsace Wine Route. It offers a fitness room and an organic sauna. The rooms are soundproofed and have a work desk, a telephone...
Located in MolsheimRoom from 56 €
Logis Hotel Du Centre - Hotel in MolsheimLogis Hotel Du Centre     
8.2
Molsheim
Situated in the historical centre of Molsheim on the Alsace wine trail, this charming hotel features a floral garden with a lovely patio. Most of the guest rooms at Logis Hotel Du Centre...
Located in MolsheimRoom from 65 €

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Kyriad Strasbourg Nord - Palais des Congrès
Located a 5-minute walk from the Wacken and the Exhibition Centre, this Kyriad features meeting rooms, a 24-hour private parking and free Wi-Fi. It is...
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