Guided tours of Lille proposed by Anne Duquesne

Lille guided tours
Lille, the Old City,"Le Vieux Lille", the tour you must not miss

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This visit is a MUST ! I will take you through the “Vieux Lille” to discover its beauty and its history. This is the most requested guided tour, I am never tired of it and I assure you that it is never the same twice !

This visit is accessible to all and can be flexible according to your wishes. Contact me through the contact form for any specific request.

 

Euratechnologies , digital services area. Lille

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Digital Excellence Centre, Euratechnologies opened in 2009. This visit will allow you to discover the successful rehabilitation of a former textile industrial site (Le Blan-Laffont) which is now a hub for digital startups and companies. Thanks to Euratechnologies, the “Bois Blancs” district was modernised .

This visit is accessible to all and can be flexible according to your wishes. Contact me through the contact form for any specific request.

Lille Fine Arts Museum ( Le Palais des Beaux Arts) and the Townhall (L' Hôtel de Ville)

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Lille has strong industrial roots but is now a classy and cultural hub. Lille Fine Arts Museum, one of the largest art museums in France, is dedicated to fine arts as well as modern art… I can show you major works by Donatello, Van Dyck, Jordaens, Goya, El Greco, David, Corot, Delacroix, Rubens, Rodin…If you have time, I can suggest a quick visit  to the Town Hall, a masterpiece of Art Deco architecture.

This visit is accessible to all and can be flexible according to your wishes. Please contact me through the contact form in order to book the museum tickets.

Rue Royale, French Mansions of the XVII th - XVIII th centuries and Saint André Church

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Rue Royale, there are so many mansions, wonderful examples of French architecture. Let’s take time to admire them!  We can also visit Saint André church where Charles de Gaulle (born in Lille) was baptised.

This visit is accessible to all and can be flexible according to your wishes. Please contact me through the contact form for any specific request.

Sainte Catherine Church (XIII th century) and the Vauban Citadel (XVII th century)

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A visit which combines religious and military architecture ! St. Catherine’s Church is home to, amongst other things, exceptional stalls. After crossing the Deûle Canal, we go to the Royal Entrance Gate of the Citadel, which Vauban himself called  “the “Queen of Citadels”. 

This visit is accessible to all and can be flexible according to your wishes. Please contact me through the contact form for any specific request.

"La Catho", Lille private Catholic University

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Founded in 1875, “Little Oxford”,  the ” Université Catholique de Lille” is one of France’s major educational training Institutions. A place I know quite well: I studied and I worked there for a while.

This visit is accessible to all and can be flexible according to your wishes. Please contact me through the contact form for any specific request.

Wazemmes District, its markets and bars, a vibrant day and night life

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Wazemmes market is one of the largest markets in France. Come and feel the atmosphere ! Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from 7.00 am to 2.00 pm. The covered market is open from Tuesday to Saturday.

This visit is accessible to all and can be flexible according to your wishes. Please contact me through the contact form for any specific request.

Euralille, Lille Europe train station

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Euralille : a hyperactive business district and service-sector hub. This new district was built around the Lille Europe fast train station with connections to Brussels, London and Paris. Welcome to Lille !

This visit is accessible to all and can be flexible according to your wishes. Please contact me through the contact form for any specific request.

Tours by bus

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A comfortable way to discover Lille!  Euralille, monuments like Paris Gate ( La Porte de Paris), the Citadel, so many emblematic places the city offers…We can combine part of the visit by bus and on foot to discover “Le Vieux Lille” (the Old Town).

This visit is accessible to all and can be flexible according to your wishes. Please contact me through the contact form for any specific request.

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