The name of the city comes from Drancy Terentiacum which means a rural area owned by the Gallo-Roman Terentus. This name later became Derentiacum and its translation into French gave Drancy. The history of the city dates back to the Neolithic. The location of a megalith documented evidence of human presence in this destination at this time. The first written reference the name of the town dates back to the late eleventh century, in the form of a bull of Pope Urban II confirming to the monks of Saint-Martin-des-Champs in Paris possession of the altar to Drancy. The city of Drancy had extensive destruction to the year 1870 for lack of war. Houses, the castle and the church were rebuilt after this constraint.
Tourism and visits to Drancy
The city of Drancy has many historical monuments. The Cité de la Muette Drancy camp or a concentration camp is. Asylum at Drancy is part of a hospital registered monuments in the city. Monument Shelomo Selinger is to explore this territory. It is the same for car light memorial. They are symbols of the German occupation and the Holocaust. You can also visit the castle and the park Ladoucette. It was built by the lord Pierre Séguier to the year 1553. Other attractions to explore in the city of Drancy include: the Mausoleum of Baroness Ladoucette The ball park Ladoucette Tomb of the Countess.
To ensure a tourist in the city of Drancy, we offer a variety of quality car. In this case you can choose between collective shuttle, the vehicle and the luxury VIP private car. A reservation is required in advance to benefit from a course with a super atmosphere around the city. It is possible to transfer you from the city to the airports of Paris.
Shuttle from Drancy to the Paris airports
The city of Drancy is 4 km from Aulnay-sous-Bois, 10 km from Paris. It is located 12.6 km from Charles de Gaulle Airport and 22.9 km from Orly airport.