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Desvres

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Pas-de-Calais

Geographical information

MunicipalityDesvres
Postcode62240
Latitude50.6730680 (N 50° 40’ 23”)
Longitude1.8308080 (E 1° 49’ 51”)
AltitudeFrom 42m to 208m
Surface area9.42 km²
Population5075 inhabitants
Density538 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureArras (63 mi, 1h07)
Insee code62268
IntercommunalityCC de Desvres-Samer
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
TerritoryFlandre-Artois
RegionHauts-de-France

Nearest cities & towns

Longfossé1.9 mi (6 min)
Menneville1.9 mi (6 min)
Saint-Martin-Choquel2.5 mi (7 min)
Courset2.8 mi (8 min)
Wirwignes3.9 mi (7 min)
Crémarest4.2 mi (9 min)
Bournonville4.3 mi (9 min)
Selles4.4 mi (10 min)
Wierre-au-Bois4.4 mi (9 min)
Alincthun4.5 mi (8 min)
Vieil-Moutier4.5 mi (11 min)
Henneveux4.7 mi (9 min)
Bécourt4.7 mi (10 min)
Lottinghen5.1 mi (11 min)

Things to see and do

A Desvres to see the new museum opened in 2008 at 114 rue Jean Jaurès, the museum has the Belle Epoque of faience Desvres, located in the old workshops Gabriel Fourmaintraux.

La Maison de la Faience Museum of Ceramics: A must place to visit with family or friends! La Maison de la Faience Museum of Ceramics, you traces the history of earthenware Desvres, you described the different stages of manufacturing and presents through original staging some of a major productions desvroises. In addition, temporary thematic exhibitions of ancient and contemporary pieces are on offer throughout the year. Workshops for children are offered during school holidays.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres

Photos

Maison de la Faience Museum of Ceramics
Maison de la Faience Museum of Ceramics
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Weather

Saturday 25 march
Min. 6°C - Max. 10°C
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Sunday 26 march
Min. 3°C - Max. 12°C
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Monday 27 march
Min. 5°C - Max. 13°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

The forest of Desvres.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Hire a traditional boat
Nature and the great outdoors35 € to 62 € Attin (13.2 mi)
Laser Quest
Sports sensations9 € to 20 € Berck (21 mi)
Hiking in the Bay of Somme
Nature and the great outdoors6 € to 13 € Favières (30 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Epitaph Walk
HikeEasy2h00Widehem (9.2 mi)
The Mont Saint Frieux Dunes
HikeEasy3h00Dannes (11.4 mi)
The River Canche
HikeEasy2h30Montreuil (15 mi)
Booneghem Circuit
HikeEasy2h00Nieurlet (21 mi)
Around Sainte-Mildrède
HikeEasy2h10Volckerinckhove (24 mi)

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Hotels

Your holidays
A hotel
A vacation rental
A bed & breakfast
A campsite
A leisure activity
A restaurant
A rental car
A plane ticket
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