Located in a green and pleasant environment, Baccarat is constantly charming generations of visitors with its many different facets.
First, the “Musée du Cristal”, on the ground of the factory, relates its history with exquisite pieces of lead cristal made by hand over the last two centuries.
In other part, jewellery is on display in all different forms and shapes in the Pôle Bijou gallery. With many local artists’ creations, visitors enjoy original theme-based exhibitions and events throughout the year.
On site, visitors must discover the modern Saint Remy Church. The interior features stained-glass windows in over fifty different colors of Baccarat crystal on the theme of the creation of the world. According to the day light, the reflected colors offer a different spectacle.
Your stay in Baccarat is the opportunity to visit the Museum “les sources d’Hercule”. The most important sanctuary dedicated to the god “Hercules” ever found in Europe is reconstructed in a museum open to the casual visitors as well as passionate lovers of history.
Finally, do not leave the crystal city without a small detour to the typical village of “Fontenoy-la-Joûte, famous for the many bookshops set in the former farms.