Remiremont

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TownRemiremont
Insee code88383
Postcode88200
Latitude48.0155890
Longitude6.5917160
AltitudeFrom 379 to 762 meters
Surface18.00 km²
Population8532 inhabitants
Density474 inhabitants/km²

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National labelsSaint-Étienne-lès-Remiremont at 1.5 km
Chief townEpinal (at 30 km, 28 min)Saint-Nabord at 3.7 km
DepartmentVosgesDommartin-lès-Remiremont at 4.2 km
RegionLorraineSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Founded in 620 by Saint Romaric, Remiremont (Romaric Mons) housed for over a thousand years, in the chapter Chanoinesses the most renowned in Europe, for its antiquity, richness and quality of recruitment, the lives of women from noble and royal families.

County town on the border of three regions (Lorraine, Franche-Comte and Alsace) and on the road Benelux / Basel, economic hub served by the TGV East, its influence extends to many of the Hautes- Vosges, an area comprising nearly 90 000 inhabitants.

Tourist resort at the junction of the valleys of the Moselle and Moselotte, Remiremont is the starting point of Green Lane and offers ideal access to the "green leisure" in the Vosges which is one of the doors.

Discover the gastronomic specialties of Remiremont:

The Trout Pate des Abbesses, made based trout fillets marinated with white wine, a dish that is eaten hot as an appetizer or main course.

The Goose of Remiremont, cupcake Gingerbread, popular in the Parisian salons of the turn of the century.

The Lorikeet Remiremont of cake made from almond paste with the shape of a star with three branches.


SIGHTSEEING

  • From the glorious past of the chapter of noble ladies Remiremont remains a remarkable architectural heritage:
  • A history center, formerly contained in an enclosure which consists of a beautiful set of buildings mostly dating from the 18th century abbey church of Saint-Pierre 13th century. and its Romanesque crypt from 11th century., ranked among the oldest buildings of Lorraine, fifteen canonical houses, private houses canonesses 18th and Abbey Palace, residence of the abbess and dignitaries of his house built during this same century.
  • The arcades that border both sides of the main shopping street Remiremont are a unique architectural curiosity Lorraine and perhaps even France. The design of arcades dating from the 18th century with some older remains, presents a wide variety of forms: sometimes the bow is narrow and arched, sometimes a loader and average width or wider and basket-handle , with many variants of these three types, so that no arc is similar. Since their construction, the arches retain their vocation mall, popular Romarimontains and tourists.
  • The 19 fountains which 9 are classified as Historical Monuments. They date mainly from the 19th century. and some of the 20th century.
  • Outside the city, is the Chapel of the Madeleine was a former leper colony.
  • The Tourist Office is at your disposal to organize guided tours in French, English and German, suitable for application by a state-certified guide.
  • Charles Museum Bruyère: Birthplace of Charles Heath he bequeathed to the city in 1905, and it is home to collections in a museum. Ally the great families of France and true to the values ​​of the Old Regime, Charles Heath had collected many aristocratic portraits, religious paintings and memorabilia from the Abbey Remiremont. City Remiremont, who inherited this collection, knew the value and complete the museum by Charles Heath encyclopedic museum with prestigious collections: paintings, sculptures, objets d'art, history, popular art of Lorraine.
  • Charles Friry Museum: This museum is in a house that belonged to the noble chapter of Ladies Remiremont, one of the most important abbeys in France. In 1833 Charles Friry young magistrate, settled after his marriage in this house with a prestigious past. Man of many talents, archaeologist, historian, inventor, amateur, artist himself, he enriched his home for 50 years many paintings and art objects. His work was continued by his little son, the painter Pierre Waidmann, the museum has several works.
Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Remiremont
Information pointsTourist Office of Remiremont
Leisure centresMunicipal Museum Charles de Bruyère,   Museum Charles Friry
MonumentsAbbey of Remiremont,   Fort of the Parmont
Performance hallsConference Centre of Remiremont

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Venetian Carnival Remiremont: Parade of more than 400 costumed on tunes for 3 days. Free. Mid-March.
  • Champs Golota: Traditional festival for children into the water craft crafted by them. Week of Lent.
  • Summer Night: Free shows every Friday evening in July and August.
  • Parade of Saint-Nicolas: Animation with floats and marching bands. Free. The first Saturday in December.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Cleurie: Pretty village while on the balcony Valley Cleurie away from main roads. Cleurie (= clear water) always faces the sun, 12 km from Remiremont.
  • La Forge: Commune founded in 1789, initially called "Free Forge" whose origin comes from the existence of a Forge in the village, 15 km from Remiremont.
  • Julienrupt: Small Quiet Village, 500 meters, Julienrupt is located in the verdant valley Cleurie, 13 km from Remiremont.
  • The Union: The town, founded during the Revolution, is the result of a juxtaposition of seven hamlets in a narrow strip sandwiched between St. Soul and Vagney, 9 km from Remiremont.
  • Saint-Ame: The village is named after the patron and founder of the parish, with St. Romary, the monastery of Saint-Mont, home of the powerful abbey of Remiremont, 6 km from Remiremont.
  • Saint-Etienne-les-Remiremont: agricultural and forest hamlet situated at the confluence of the Moselle and Moselotte has grown very important in the 20th century with a flourishing agriculture and industry, 2 km from Remiremont.
  • Saint-Nabord: A vast territory stretching from north to south and 14 km where the forest ensures a place in the natural landscape, 4 km from Remiremont.
  • Tendon: Famous for its waterfalls and career of the hut where the stones were extracted granite covering the Champs Elysees, 20 km from Remiremont.
  • Vecoux: The town belongs geographically to the region of the "Vosges", at the foot of the first major relief. At the confluence of the Moselle and Moselotte, Vecoux, "small valley to attack the mountains", 6 km from Remiremont.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Dog-sleighing throughout the yearNature and the outdoorsFrom 35 € to 60 €Champdray (18 km)
Visit a copper mineCulture and education7 €Le Thillot (20 km)
Guided hike in VosgesNature and the outdoorsFrom 8 € to 15 €Gérardmer (22 km)

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PHOTOS

Remiremont, City AbbeyRemiremont, City Abbey
 
Remiremont and its famous arcadesRemiremont and its famous arcades
Remiremont, Ville Fleurie ***Remiremont, Ville Fleurie ***
 
Remiremont Porte Regional Natural Park of Ballons des VosgesRemiremont Porte Regional Natural Park of Ballons des Vosges
Remiremont and its water inflatableRemiremont and its water inflatable
 
Remiremont and Aquatic CentreRemiremont and Aquatic Centre
Venetian CarnivalVenetian Carnival
 
Carnival VenetianCarnival Venetian
Venetian CarnivalVenetian Carnival
 
Carnival VenetianCarnival Venetian
Saint-Pierre Abbey (© Jean Espirat)Saint-Pierre Abbey (© Jean Espirat)
 
Fountain Swan (© Jean Espirat)Fountain Swan (© Jean Espirat)

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WEATHER

Saturday 25 October
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Min. 3°C - Max. 10°C
Sunday 26 October
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Min. 5°C - Max. 13°C
Monday 27 October
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Min. 6°C - Max. 11°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Clos Heurtebise  
9
Remiremont
Located at the edge of the forest, offers a framework Le Clos Heurtebise as charming as green. The restaurant is located in an old mansion of the 19th century. The owners, Mr. and Mrs....
Located in Remiremont34 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLes Lilas  
10
Vagney
Lionel and Armelle you eagerly await their restaurant Les Lilas. Located next to the natural park di Ballon des Vosges, this hotel offers a warm and friendly room can accommodate thirty...
Located 8.9 km from Remiremont28 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantBrasserie Montaigne  
8.9
Plombières-les-Bains
The Brasserie Montaigne is close to the church of Plombières-les-Bains, a small town known for its thermal baths. Sabine and Philippe welcome you in a warm and refined. The chief manufactures...
Located 11.2 km from Remiremont22 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 5 bedroomsRésidence du parc  
Plombières-les-Bains
South of the Vosges Mountains, come and relax in Plombières les Bains, at the center of fitness 'Calodaé' and discover the city of a thousand balconies are among the '100 Most Beautiful...
Located 12.2 km from Remiremont61 € the double room 
Villa with 3 bedroomsVilla fleurie    
9.5
Le Val-d'Ajol
3 spacious bedrooms, all comfort, in a house full of character from 1900 to bright and agréables. Salons, dining room, winter garden, large garden and Arbar fleuri. Classement 3 ears...
Located 12.3 km from Remiremont52 € the double room 
Apartment with 5 bedroomsSéjour à thème bien-être ou créatif    
9.2
Le Tholy
In our guest classified 4 keys with heated pool in summer spa & Sauna night cottage, you can choose one of five rooms ; Blueberry - Daffodil - Digital - Juniper - Tree, depending on...
Located 13.1 km from RemiremontFrom 90 € to 98 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Chalet for 10 personsChalet vosges du sud 10 pers 5 chb  
9.4
Girmont-Val-d'Ajol
South Vosges, 5chb cottage sleeps 10. All conf, panoramic views, quiet. Ts shops 4 km, 3 toilets, 2 bathrooms, table tennis, foosball, game tables, pool 4 km, Horse riding. Riding.
Located 9.9 km from RemiremontFrom 310 € to 600 € per week 
Chalet for 5 personsLa remise  
9.9
Vagney
Spend a wonderful holiday in our chalet in the Hautes Vosges in the heart DuParc Regional Balloons. Detached chalet with full kitchen, bathroom with shower, toilet, a bedroom with a...
Located 10.2 km from RemiremontFrom 290 € to 350 € per week 
Chalet for 5 personsLocation gîte de france type chalet  
9.6
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Basse-sur-le-Rupt
Rental holiday cottage type 5/6 pers: Two recent Cottages, types chalets, functional and comfortable, located in the hamlet of Pubas near the forest. Possibility to rent the two houses...
Located 10.5 km from RemiremontFrom 280 € to 410 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
35 places over 0,8 haCamping fraiteux    
8
Plombières-les-Bains
On the heights of Plombières baths, located 550 m above sea level, this 3-star campsite is open from March to November, with your caravan, motorhome or tent on his 35 pitches well exposed,...
Located 14.2 km from RemiremontFrom 4 € to 4.50 € per day 
98 places over 2,5 haCamping Les Granges Bas    
9.6
Gérardmer
Camping 2-star certified Quality Camping. - Calm and relaxation in the heart of the Vosges -- Camping des Granges Bas welcomes you throughout the year on an exceptional site, 4 km from...
Located 17.1 km from RemiremontFrom 11.50 € to 13 € per day 
42 places over 1,2 haCamping Parc du Chateau    
8.5
Épinal
Pleasant camping completely renovated in 2013 with swimming pool, restaurant, TV, bathroom sanitary quality, near downtown, quiet and peaceful atmosphere in a peaceful site. We offer...
Located 20 km from RemiremontFrom 14 € to 15 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hotel Cheval De Bronze - Hotel in RemiremontHotel Cheval De Bronze     
8.2
Remiremont
Hotel Cheval de Bronze is located in the centre of Remiremont, a short walk from Remiremont Abbey. It offers en suite guest rooms, each with a TV and free Wi-Fi. The hotel bar serves...
Located in RemiremontRoom from 35 €
Inter-Hôtel Arum Remiremont - Hotel in RemiremontInter-Hôtel Arum Remiremont     
8.1
Remiremont
The hotel, just 25 kilometres from the local ski resorts and Gérardmer Lake, offers ideal accommodation for an overnight stay with family or friends. Free Wi-Fi access and a flat-screen...
Located in RemiremontRoom from 63 €
ibis budget Remiremont - Hotel in Remiremontibis budget Remiremont     
7.3
Remiremont
Near the major roads to Strasbourg and Dijon, and Remiremont’s Train Station, ibis budget Remiremont offers cosy accommodation and a privileged location for an overnight stay. The ibis...
Located in RemiremontRoom from 51 €

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Hôtel La Réserve
Located on the heights of the Massif des Vosges, this 3-star hotel is set on the banks of Lake Gérardmer. It is a 5-minute ride on the shuttle bus to the...
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Hôtel Cosmos
Hotel Cosmos is near the thermal spas in Contrexéville. It offers rooms with a view of the garden or swimming pool, an onsite...
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