Jewel of the region, this cathedral has hosted many coronations of the Kings of France from the 11th century. Come to discover Reims and its monuments seen from very high! Guided tour of the towers and the upper parts (paying access): Contact the Palais du Tau next to the Cathedral.
“Explore at your own pace the immersive and interactive course of PRESSORIA. Discover the wine of kings through your 5 senses. Geology, climate, the hidden side of the vine, harvesting, champagne elaboration, effervescence… With this playful experience, these words take a whole new dimension. Come and discover the mysteries of Champagne and the surprises we have in store for you. Open every day from 9:30 am to 6:30 pm except Thursday (closed)
Live a new experience in Epernay: a 360° panoramic discovery in a balloon at 150 meters high! Sensations guaranteed! Unique in Champagne, this attraction is located on the Charles-de-Gaulle esplanade, in the heart of Epernay and at the foot of the Avenue de Champagne. During each flight, which lasts between 12 and 15 minutes (20 minutes taking into account the boarding and disembarkation), thirty people (maximum) can be safely
welcomed in the basket.
With more than 2,000 exhibits, the Epernay museum tells the story of the Champagne region, since the formation of its subsoil several million years ago… Open every day except Tuesday, January 1st, May 1st and December 25th From April 1st to October 31st : 10am-7pm (closing time from 6.30pm) From November 1st to March 31st: 10:30am-12:30pm and 2pm-5:30pm (room closed from 4:30pm) Except Friday and Saturday: museum closes at 7pm.
“We invite you to discover Mercier’s heritage 30 meters under the chalky soil of Epernay. Aboard the little train, travel through part of the 18 km of cellars, witnesses of the unique history of this non-conformist brand, then go back to the surface to taste a flute of Mercier champagne. Tours are available in French, English, Spanish, Italian, German, Dutch, Portuguese, Chinese (Mandarin), Japanese and Russian thanks to the audio guide system.”
End of March
The Épernay Vins de Champagne Rally will once again see modern competition vehicles and historic competition vehicles compete through the vineyards. Several thousands of spectators are expected in Épernay and in Champagne hillsides.
During a weekend, taste, live and share fun and unusual activities in the Champagne vineyard. An oeno-festive program awaits you! Tastings, gastronomy-champagne agreements, playful activities, festive evenings, music, walks in the vineyards on foot, scooter, electric scooter, vintage van, bike or buggy… With friends, family, sporty or relaxing, there is something for everyone!
Regalia, a breathtaking multimedia show! Through a scenario in several acts, relive the emotion and fervor of the day of the coronation of a king! Duration: 15 minutes of show. Open-air show on the facade of Reims Cathedral, free and without reservation. Check their website for exact dates and times.
July – every two years
Two days of festivities await you, including: open wine yards, “grégeois” fireworks on Saturday evening and the Grand Parade on Sunday afternoon.
Let the party begin!
The Johannine Festivals pay tribute to Joan of Arc, who delivered Reims from the English yoke and had Charles VII crowned in the Cathedral on July 17, 1429! For one weekend, Reims recaptures the excitement of the 33 royal coronations that the city has known in the course of its history and attracts nearly 100,000 visitors each year!
July 14 th
Picnic concert, champagne bars, fireworks… On the occasion of the 14th of July, the white night is always festive on the Avenue de Champagne. Several animations from 7pm and throughout the evening are proposed on all the Avenue de Champagne…at 11pm a big fireworks is launched from the vineyards of the Maison Mercier, at the level of 71-73 “La Demeure d’Elodie”. You will be able to attend this show in private from the windows of your guest apartment, or if you prefer, come and join us on our terrace with a flute and a gourmet, slate. A sparkling July 14th not to be missed.
Late August – early September
Become a picker for a day. Discover the first step of grape transformation. From picking to pressing, let yourself be amazed by this know-how of Harvesting-Handling. Please contact us for dates.