This weekend is Heritage Days. As every year, in Cambrai the program is great. The visits are numerous and revolve around different topics.
These three days will be marked by events such as, for example, the ceremonial opening of the fresco in the Immaculate Conception School, this Friday at 3 p.m. But the weekend is full of unmissable moments, some even unusual.
1 Heritage quiz
A perfect opportunity to test your knowledge of the city. This Friday at 7 p.m., Labo is organizing a “heritage quiz”. Test your knowledge of history, monuments and more buried treasure “from the city. The quiz lasts one hour and is open to everyone.
2. Take the opportunity to admire the current exhibitions
Several exhibitions are currently taking place in Cambrai. Marcoville has been exhibiting for several months – with some success – in the Jesuit chapel. The exhibition ends at the end of the month, and Heritage Days on Saturdays and Sundays from 1pm to 7pm are an ideal opportunity to discover – or rediscover – this exhibition.
But he is not the only one. And indeed, within the Museum of Fine Arts, an exhibition of paintings, drawings and works by Robert Lotiron, an artist from the interwar period, was set up. Added to this is a series of works by Venezuelan artist Raùlo Illarramendi, who is currently in residence. It will be visited on Saturday and Sunday at 4 pm.
3 “Small heritage confectioners”
” What if you became heritage managers?“. The ad is tempting. The goal of this animation is to “decorate delicious cakes”. ” With your family, observe the facades around you: the Jesuit chapel,
Spanish house, Notre-Dame cathedral, houses… It will inspire you to decorate delicious cakes“, says the program. Cakes that you can enjoy right after. This Sunday at 2:30 and 4:30 p.m. From 6 years, reservation 27.03.78.36.15.
4. Visit the courthouse
An emblematic place of the city, the castle of Selles will be open for visits. Discover its history and its secrets. Take the opportunity and walk around the courthouse. There, judges and officials will show you how the court works. This Saturday from 2 pm to 4 pm, reservations on 03.27.78.36.15.