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Sélestat

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Sélestat - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Bas-Rhin
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Sélestat is famous for its humanist library containing a very large number of works dating from the 7th to the 16th century. The old town is also home to beautiful Renaissance houses, but also the Romanesque church of Sainte-Foy and the Gothic church of Saint-Georges.

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Sélestat

Town of Alsace Centre, humanists whose city library.

Capital onion and dahlia with its famous Flower parade which takes place the second weekend of August.

Its museum of bread is known for the first mention of the Christmas tree in 1521.

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Events and festivities

Dahlia festival the second weekend of August.

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Garden of colorful mobiles (© Jean Espirat)
Garden of colorful mobiles (© Jean Espirat)
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A fountain in the city (© JE)
A fountain in the city (© JE)
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St. George Church (© JE)
St. George Church (© JE)
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St. George Church - Stained glass window of the fifteenth century (© JE)
St. George Church - Stained glass window of the fifteenth century (© JE)
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An alley (© JE)
An alley (© JE)
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dahlia Day
dahlia Day
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Statue (© JE)
Statue (© JE)
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Sainte Foy Church
Sainte Foy Church
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dahlia festival the second weekend in August
dahlia festival the second weekend in August
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festival dahlia - Flower Parade
festival dahlia - Flower Parade
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dahlia festival
dahlia festival
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romanesque church Sainte-Foy (© JE)
romanesque church Sainte-Foy (© JE)
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Church St. -Foy (© JE)
Church St. -Foy (© JE)
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Sainte Foy Church (© JE)
Sainte Foy Church (© JE)
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Gothic St. George Church (© JE)
Gothic St. George Church (© JE)
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St. George Church - Stained glass window of the fifteenth century (© JE)
St. George Church - Stained glass window of the fifteenth century (© JE)
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old sign on a lintel (© Jean Espirat)
old sign on a lintel (© Jean Espirat)
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statue of Sainte Odile (© Jean Espirat)
statue of Sainte Odile (© Jean Espirat)
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Other statue against a wall (© Jean Espirat)
Other statue against a wall (© Jean Espirat)
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statue of the Virgin and child (© Jean Espirat)
statue of the Virgin and child (© Jean Espirat)
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remarkable house downtown (© Jean Espirat)
remarkable house downtown (© Jean Espirat)
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mobile Garden colored (© Jean Espirat)
mobile Garden colored (© Jean Espirat)
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dahlias Day 2014 (© Jean Espirat)
dahlias Day 2014 (© Jean Espirat)
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dahlias Day 2014 (© Jean Espirat)
dahlias Day 2014 (© Jean Espirat)
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dahlias Day 2014 (© Jean Espirat)
dahlias Day 2014 (© Jean Espirat)
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church choir stained glass Saint-Georges (Jean © Espirat)
church choir stained glass Saint-Georges (Jean © Espirat)
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Angel with lyre - St. George's Church (© Jean Espirat)
Angel with lyre - St. George's Church (© Jean Espirat)
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church Chair Sainte-Foy (© Jean Espirat)
church Chair Sainte-Foy (© Jean Espirat)
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Angel with mandolin - St. George's Church (© Jean Espirat)
Angel with mandolin - St. George's Church (© Jean Espirat)
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Details of stained glass - St. George's Church (© Jean Espirat)
Details of stained glass - St. George's Church (© Jean Espirat)
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Detail of a stained glass window - St. George's Church (© Jean Espirat)
Detail of a stained glass window - St. George's Church (© Jean Espirat)
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church choir stained glass Saint-Georges (Jean © Espirat)
church choir stained glass Saint-Georges (Jean © Espirat)
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a window of St. George church (© Jean Espirat)
a window of St. George church (© Jean Espirat)
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Stained glass window depicting St. John - St. George's Church (© Jean Espirat)
Stained glass window depicting St. John - St. George's Church (© Jean Espirat)
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Stained glass window depicting St. Luc - St. George Church (© Jean Espirat)
Stained glass window depicting St. Luc - St. George Church (© Jean Espirat)
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Festival 2015 dahlias (© Jean Espirat)
Festival 2015 dahlias (© Jean Espirat)
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festival 2015 dahlias (© Jean Espirat)
festival 2015 dahlias (© Jean Espirat)
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A tank of dahlia festival 2012 (© Jean Espirat)
A tank of dahlia festival 2012 (© Jean Espirat)
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A tank of celebration of the 2013 dahlia (© Jean Espirat)
A tank of celebration of the 2013 dahlia (© Jean Espirat)
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dahlia festival 2014 (© Jean Espirat)
dahlia festival 2014 (© Jean Espirat)
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