Musée Saint Rémi

Reims

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Musée Saint Rémi

The famous benedictine abbey of Saint-Remi contains the shrine of the Holy Ampulla, which was used for French kings’ coronations. This magnificent building in classical style will satisfy anyone looking for typical examples of early/Gothic architecture.

Do & See

Reims has no less than four monuments listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites. The city is also known for its famous Champagne houses that are open to the public; many of them provide tours of their cellars, wine tastings and gala dinners. Reims is also a city of plants and flowers – it has been awarded four flowers as part of the prestigious Villes et Villages Fleuris flower competition, the highest of any French city. This city will truly leave a lasting impression.