Walking along the Marne or the Seine, stopping in a guinguette, immersing yourself in the heart of companies and crafts, entering the worlds of contemporary art and street art or sharing special moments with your family... this is what the Val-de-Marne has to offer. This destination is a leading centre for contemporary artistic creation, a pioneer in the promotion of contemporary art by hosting the first museum in the suburbs representative of this trend, the MAC/VAL. From historical museums to contemporary art centres, from 12th century architecture to garden cities to the development of street art that decorates the streets, all forms of art and architecture coexist in the department. You will find many artists' studios, art galleries, contemporary creation centres. The Val-de-Marne has a rich and varied cultural heritage that allows you to immerse yourself in history and cross time by exploring majestic buildings such as the castles of Vincennes and Grosbois and museums dating back to the 1930s or the National Resistance, without forgetting one of the oldest museums in France, the Fragonard Museum. Alone, with family or friends, you will spend fabulous moments in Val-de-Marne!

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When to go to Val-de-Marne? In summer, the Val-de-Marne offers many places to stroll along the waterfront. Inspiring countless writers, painters, singers and filmmakers from the past, the banks of the Marne and Seine are ideal places for leisure activities. Cycling with the whole family along the banks, observing the fauna and flora, going on a mini-cruise, enjoying a glass of white wine in one of the guinguettes, admiring the Art Deco villas, learning about water sports... Throughout the year, the Val-de-Marne offers a multitude of festivals, artistic encounters, sporting events, concerts... for all tastes and all desires.

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