Undoubtedly Lille’s most picturesque and chic district. Following major conservation work, Vieux-Lille has become a veritable eldorado, attracting many curious visitors every year. What could be better than to lose yourself in its streets and alleys, filled with history? You’ll be captivated by the pretty colors of this idyllic setting, as beautiful in summer as it is in winter.
Immerse yourself in 800 years of history, in this former hospital in the heart of Vieux-Lille, founded in 1237 on the initiative of Countess Jeanne de Flandres. The remains of this authentic building are still very well preserved. Step through the doors of this museum to discover the chapel, the patients’ ward, the medicinal garden, the coat of arms, paintings and antiques recounting the life of the Augustinian nuns.