European heritage days 2023

This event is a must-do if you are a #cultureaddict. This is an opportunity to discovers Lille's most secret buildings that are usually not open to anyone!


September 16 and 17 2023


Lille are surroundings

3 recommandations for you
Location : Place de la République, Lille. Bus/Subway stop "République Beaux-Arts"

1. Le Palais des Beaux Arts

This monument is a municipal museum dedicated to fine arts, modern art, and antiquities. It is one of the largest art museums and one of the first museums built in France, established under the instructions of Napoleon I at the beginning of the XIXth century. 

7 guided visits are planned « Les Incontournables », « 4 nouvelles gravures de Goya pour le musée », « Monnaies et médailles : un trésor méconnu ». There will also be the Video Game Open Museum and a  special artistic workshop for families (and friends).



Location : Archives de la MEL, 1 rue des Sciences, 59790 Ronchin. Bus stop "Carnot"


Lille’s subway celebrates its 40 years old this year. It is the very first underground to use the light automatic vehicule technologies (called VAL in French). It now serves Lille and its neighboring towns with its 2 lines.


  • Virtual exhibition « La fabrique du métro : le VAL ;
  • Board games ARCHI’DOUBLE – MÉTRO ;
  • « Il était une fois le métro », the tale.
  • Backstage visits of the Archives de la MEL ;
  • Flash visits of the « Archives & Archivistes, kaléidoscope des Archives de la MEL » exhibition.
Location : 23 Rue de l'Espérance, Roubaix. Subway stop "Roubaix Grand Place"

3. La Piscine à Roubaix

La Piscine is a municipal museum which opened in 2002. You will find fabrics, sculpture, painting, ceramics, drawings and decorative arts there.

Guided visits on different topics:

  • Sport et hygienism / 13h30 – 14h45 et 16h00
  • An olfactory itinerary / 14h – 15h15 – 16h30
  • Rehabilitation of the building / 14h30 – 15h45

Enjoy your weekend!

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