A weekend in Épinal is ideal for exploring local history. Start by visiting the Chapitre museum, located in a medieval tower, where precious archives tracing the city’s history are on exhibit. Then expand your horizons by exploring the Château d’Épinal and its underground spaces. During this short stay, be sure to feast on local culinary specialties, either in a restaurant or at an auberge in the downtown area.
A week-long stay in Épinal will be ideal for exploring the city and its beautiful landmarks and monuments. Its numerous museums are open to visitors year-round. But it’s also interesting to discover religious landmarks such as the Saint-Maurice basilica and the Saint-Michel chapel, which date back centuries and are a testament to the city’s religious past. Enjoy a visit to the city center for a tasty meal in a restaurant and then explore the region by stopping in at one of our Campanile hotels in the department of Les Vosges.
Épinal is perfect for a family stay. Start by checking out the city and its neighborhoods, like the right bank, home to the Chapitre museum. The gothic-style Saint-Maurice basilica, dating back to the 13th century, will welcome you for a visit. Then, plan to explore the Parc du Château, a family-friendly destination in Épinal. This wildlife park covers 23 hectares around Château d’Épinal and its ruins.