Nancy, city of Art and Science
Nancy is located in North-East of France, in the heart of Europe, not far from Luxembourg, Germany and Belgium. Nancy is a city of Art and Science. With its 18th century UNESCO World Heritage Sites, its rich “Art Nouveau” heritage, outdoor terraces and relaxed way of life, you are guaranteed to fall in love with our city.
The “Place Stanislas” is on the UNESCO World Heritage list since 1983 and is one of the most beautiful squares of the world. Famous Place Stanislas will never fail to impress you. Its striking beauty and lively ambiance gives an Italian air to the city, year round. The Place d’Alliance, which resembles a mini Place des Vosges in Paris and The Place de la Carrière also received the honour.
The artistic mouvement “Art Nouveau” was created in Nancy, this style celebrated the beauty of Nature in a novel decorative art. Manufactures of luxury decorative arts such as Daum or Baccarat are still present around Nancy.