History of the town of Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Situated in the department of Nord and Nord-Pas-de-Calais, Avesnes-sur-Helpe is common in France. The name of the town was created from a medieval form of the word "oats" whose meaning lean ground. In the eleventh century, fortifications were made in the town of Avesnes-sur-Helpe. His Town Hall was built between 1757 and 1758 years. In 1814, she was half destroyed by the Russians. Rebuilt in less than a year, the village was invaded by them since 1816 until 1818. She was connected to Sars-Pottery by railway in 1901. In 1907, another line connecting it to Solesmes was built. Avesnes-sur-Helpe was occupied by the Germans during World War II and released in 1944.
Tourism and activities in Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Avesnes-sur-Helpe has many remarkable historical monuments. You have the benefit of discovering the town hall of the municipality. It is a building that was built in the eighteenth century. You would also fascinated by the Saint-Nicolas and Villien institute. Natural Heritage Village will satisfy those like rides and walks in a green and peaceful place. You can explore the wooded and grassy environment of the town. To relax, you can choose to go to the swimming pool of this destination. You will also discover the benefit of theaters that are in Avesnes-sur-Helpe.
To visit the city of Avesnes-sur-Helpe, you need an effective means of transport. So we suggest you to book a comfortable car that will ensure your move between the different sights of this city. Choices, collective shuttle, private car and VIP luxury car. A competent driver will be available at the course.
Transfer from Avesnes-sur-Helpe to Paris airports
Avesnes-sur-Helpe is at a distance of 17 km south-west of Maubeuge and 181 km from Paris. It is situated 232 km from Paris Beauvais airport, 232 km from Charles de Gaulle airport and 181 km from Orly airport.