Place Stanislas, Place d’Alliance, Place de la Carrière : three squares, three works of art, three unique monuments which together are inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Art Nouveau

Art Nouveau

The artistic movement Art Nouveau flourished in Nancy and across Europe from the late 19th century, its influence is particularly visible in Nancy architecture.



If you are searching for options for an evening out, you will always find what you are looking for in Nancy! Bars, restaurants, theatres, concerts, nightclubs, bowling…

Be charmed by Nancy

Be charmed by Nancy

Fairytale cobbled streets, elaborately decorated monuments, a village atmosphere in the centre city and the surrounds, Nancy’s personality always shines through.



Nancy is a surrounded by forest, green rolling hills and winding rivers. It is green and leafy, with a botanic culture.



Discover the flavours behind Lorraine’s reputation for quality produce, products and dining options. Why not tour the markets or take a cooking class?



Love to shop ? In Nancy you can shop ‘til you drop! From food to fashion, ornaments, art, world renowned glassware or souvenirs, you will always find what you are looking for!



Business events, conferences and conventions. Nancy has all the required assets, right in the heart of the city, to make your event world class.

River tourism

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River tourism

The Marina

Pavillon Bleu au port de Nancy

The Nancy-Saint-Georges Marina each year welcomes more than 2000 boats of all nationalities and offers a city break destination rich in heritage and culture. Museums, hiking or biking, opera or theater and many quality restaurants await you for a relaxing break.

Since 2005, the port has been a successful recipient of the Blue Flag (confirmed 2012), which recognises ports with a policy for sustainable environmental development.

For holiday-makers, the Port’s main attraction is its exceptional position in the centre of Nancy, only five minutes from the famous Place Stanislas. The marina itself also has a wide range of facilities making it a very enjoyable port-of-call, the ideal spot to go exploring or to just. Saint-Georges’ quay on one side of the canal, Sainte-Catherine’s on the other, backed by green open spaces, with the Water Gardens nearby. The port is on the border between Nancy’s City-Centre/Charles III and Stanislas/Meurthe wards.

Activities near the Port

port de plaisance à Nancy

- VelOstan, a bicycle-hire service, is available a few yards away. This association also offers a series of walks.
- Why not spend Sunday on the canal? Great fun for the whole family! 
- Come jogging, walking, cycling and mountain-biking on the banks of the canal and in the nearby parks.
- There is a swimming-pool nearby and several cyber-cafés and cyberspace areas.

Port operating periods and opening times :

In the tourist season, the port is open when the locks are working. If you arrive outside these times, just moor your boat and call at the Harbour Master’s Office as soon as it opens.

Opening times of the Harbour Master’s Office:

  • May and June : 8am to midday & 2pm to 7pm
  • July and August: 8am to midday & 3pm to 8pm
  • September and October: 8am to midday & 2pm to 7pm
  • November to April : 9am to midday & 2pm to 6pm


An information desk is available at the Harbour Master’s Office with all the information you need for your stay in Nancy.

Services included in the daily charge:
Washrooms, showers, WC (disabled access), rubbish collection, and day and night security. 
Four selective waste disposal bins are available (2 for glass, 1 for paper, 1 for plastics) and a container for used batteries. There is a phone-box next to the Harbour Master’s Office. 

Information and mooring bookings

Nancy-Saint-Georges Marina
Boulevard du 21e Régiment d'Aviation
54000 Nancy

Harbour Master’s Office
Tel.: +33(0)383 376 370 
Fax: +33(0)383 206 708
E-mail: portdeplaisance@nancy.fr


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