The town is best known for the impressive 13th century Amiens Cathedral of Notre-Dame, the largest gothic style cathedral in France. The town has been much fought over, being attacked by barbarian tribes, and later by the Normans.

hotels nearby

map and directions

Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady

UNESCO world heritage

Jules Verne House

french writer

Amiens Zoo

small zoo

Samara Village

ancient civilization

Picardie Museum

archaeology, art