Wazemmes is known for being walkable and economical with many neighborhood options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Broaden your horizons with some local theater. Wazemmes has hotels to suit everyone's tastes, and makes a great home base for exploring the sights in and around Lille.
Sightseeing around Wazemmes
The area's storied past is told through the monuments and historic sites, while local museums and theaters add a sense of refinement. Stroll the halls at Palace of Fine Arts, Le Palais des Beaux Arts de Lille, or Lille Natural History Museum. You can check out the local talent at Theater Sebastopol, Opera House, and L'Aeronef. Citadel of Lille, Old Stock Exchange, and Porte de Paris are monuments worth a look. Learn about the local history at Grand Place De Mouscron, Bayernwald, and Hill 60. Hours of family fun are waiting at Koezio, Bellewaerde, and Kortrijk Rose Garden.
You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. You'll find the great outdoors at parks like Jean-Baptiste Lebas Square, Henri Matisse Park, and Heron Park. Lille Metropole Public Golf, Flandres Golf, or Pierre Mauroy Stadium will provide yet another welcomed diversion.
A couple of the most popular attractions in the area are Rihour Square and Lille Grand Square. Lille Cathedral, Hospice Comtesse, and Pasteur Institute Museum are also favorite places to visit.
Getting around Wazemmes
If you want to get around the city, Cormontaigne Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Port de Lille Station and Montebello Station.
Wazemmes is 4.7 miles (7.6 km) from the airport in Lille (LIL-Lesquin).