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".
(Child €5.00) 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!
A convertible coach equipped with audio and video system takes you on a discovery tour of the city, passing the most famous sites of Lille. Metro line 1 : stop "Rihour". Until October 31st: every day at 10:30 am, 12 o'clock, 2:30 pm and 4 pm (except 01/01, 01/05, 25/12 and 1st weekend of September). From November to March: every day at 11:30 am, 2 pm and 3:30 pm.
(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!