Once you have climbed the 67 meters (96 steps) of the belfry, you will discover in a 360 ° tour the Monts de Flandre, the Lille metropolis and the Lys valley. Guided tour at your request from Tuesday to Saturday morning (duration : 1 hour). Booking required 24 hours in advance. In french and in english. Meeting point at the Armentières tourist office open, Tuesday - Friday : 10am - 12pm / 2pm - 6pm, Saturday : 10am - 12pm / 2pm - 5pm. Subway line 2, stop "Saint-Philibert" + bus line 79 direction "Armentières Bizet", stop "rue de Lille".
€5.00 (Child ) Free with the Pass!
The belfry, standing 104 meters high, is the higher of the region and is a part of the UNESCO World Heritage from 2005. From the terrace, enjoy a 360° view of Lille and the surroundings. Metro line 2, stop "Mairie de Lille". Open every day from 10am to 1pm and from 2pm to 5:30pm. Closed on 01/01, 01/05 and 25/12 and from 31/08 to 03/09 included. Rental of binoculars (€ 1) and audio guides (€ 2).
€7.50 (Child ) Free with the Pass!
The tourist office allows you to discover the most beautiful panorama of the town. Designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage site, this tower was erected in 1440. It was the bell-tower of Saint-Eloi church until a fire separated the two buildings in 1558. On the 5th floor there is a restored chime of 50 bells. The visit begins with a ride in the lift to the chime. The height offers a staggering view over the Dunkerque area. Visit free access from Monday to Friday from 10am to 11:45am and from 2pm to 5:45pm, Saturday from 10am to 5:45pm. Sunday: opening varies depending on the time of year. TER Train Stop : Dunkerque.
€3.50 (Child ) Free with the Pass!
The Wellington quarry plays back the history of the Battle of Arras in 1917. This network of underground galleries played a major role in the capture of German lines and saved the lives of many Allied soldiers. Open daily from 10 am to 12:30 and from 13:30 to 6 pm. Closed 01/01, from 07 to 25/01 and 25/12.
€7.20 (Child ) Free with the Pass!
The last well preserved Lille belt fortification (1873) is also the most impressive WW1 museum of the North. With the fortification tour, 400 m² of exhibit are shown up. The architecture and the verdant area will seduce you. Stop: metro CHR B Calmette + bus 52 stop "Route d'Avelin - Seclin". Guided tours Saturday and Sunday at 3 pm from the first weekend of April to November 11th. And in season according to events and temporary exhibitions.
€6.00 (Child ) Free with the Pass!
Rendezvous with ancient Rome in Bavay. The ancient Forum of Bavay, archaeological museum of the Department of the North, shelters the vestiges of the biggest forum discovered in France. Classified archaeological site of national interest and historical monument, the forum, with its 2.5 hectares is one of the largest of all the Roman Empire. In the very center of today's Bavay, go back in time and dive into the heart of the second century to meet the inhabitants of the city of Bagacum. In the museum, discover over 800 everyday objects. Then go on the forum of exceptional dimensions. Finally, travel through the past with 3D digital tools and Augmented Reality available year-round. Open every day except Wednesday morning and Saturday morning from 9am to 12 o'clock and 1pm to 6pm. Closed on January 1st, May 1st, November 1st & 11th, December 25th and the second half of January and the first half of September.
€6.00 (Child €6.00) Free with the Pass!