The Animals in the City
Tour for the little ones (and for the grown-ups)
Can you spot the fantastic and folkloric animals hidden in the decor of the streets of Rouen? As a family, embark on this quest and discover their secrets.
Two routes are possible: one from 5 years old and the other from 8 years old.
Saint-Ouen la lumineuse
The Saint-Ouen Abbey draws its grandeur from the balance that exists between its architecture and light. Thanks to this sensory and participatory tour, rediscover the luminosity of this building tinted by the poetry of its stained glass windows. As a family, look up, mix the colors, complete the stories, let yourself be carried away in this colorful discovery.
Accompanied by a guide, come and flush out little creatures in the streets of Rouen. Between riddles and games, observe the heritage and learn from a different angle.
Two routes are possible: one starting from Place Barthélémy in front of the Saint-Maclou Church and the other starting from Place du Vieux-Marché.
Name of name
Below the name of a street hides a whole history… Take advantage of this original tour of Rouen to learn the origin of the names of the streets. The anecdotes and legends of Rouen will no longer have any secrets for you.
Two routes are possible: one to the west and south of the cathedral (Place de la Calende, Haute Vieille Tour, Place Jacques Lelieur, Rue aux Ours…) and the other to the north and east of the cathedral (Rue Saint-Romain, Saint-Amand, du petit-Mouton, Eau-de Robec…).
The little train
Discover Rouen’s historic districts
As a family, hop on board the little train and enjoy a panoramic roof, a screen and touchless headphones to appreciate the city in a different way.
Go to Place de la Cathédrale and buy your tickets directly from the driver. Enjoy your visit!