Posts Tagged ‘ Centre des Monuments Nationaux ’

A lottery to help preserve France’s heritage

Sep 16th, 2018 | By

France has no National Trust. It has no English Heritage, Cadw or Historic Scotland. What it does now have is the Loto du Patrimoine.

French tourism in the night

May 3rd, 2013 | By

In our countries there is a time of the year when museums stay open at night and visitors see places in a completely new light. But in France there is the opportunity to see museums, churches and other heritage sites thoughout the summer bathed in lights or just open to view. Two years ago, Frederic wrote and captured images of the lights that envelop the cathedral at Rheims twice a night during summer. The effect is quite dramatic, quite stunning and Frederic wrote that the
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