Musée Mémoire 1939–1945
Housed in a massive concrete bunker built as a German naval headquarters, this WWII museum displays thousands of period artefacts,...
Beffroi de Calais
Gilded statues glint in the sun atop Calais' 78m-high belfry, inaugurated in 1925, which like the adjacent hôtel de ville melds Flemish...
Burghers of Calais
In front of Calais' ornate city hall stands the first cast of Rodin's famous sculpture Les Bourgeois de Calais (The Burghers of Calais;...
Le Grand Bleu
Run by talented avantgardiste chef Matthieu Colin (formerly of Paris institution Ledoyen), this eatery – renovated in 2016 – is known...
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Histoire Ancienne information
Bistro-style French dishes, made with fresh ingredients, are served in a classic dining room that feels like 1930s Paris. Our favourites include mushroom cream soup and pepper-steak flambé with brandy. Service is prompt and friendly.