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Meet on Sunday May 26, 2024 at 15 p.m. at the Mitry-Claye station square (RER B) for an enriching walk.

A journey through history

Sunday May 26, 2024 at 15 p.m., don't miss the opportunity to discover the working and urban history of the railway town of Mitry-Mory. This guided tour for free will take you through the streets and historic buildings of this emblematic district, reflecting the days when railway companies created facilities and accommodation for their employees in the form of garden cities.

A little bit of history

In the interwar period, the Northern Railway Company, like other companies, developed garden cities for its employees, thus promoting a pleasant and functional living environment. The urban heritage mission invites you to explore this rich working and urban history through a immersive walk. In connection with the theme of spring of the garden cities, the visit will cover the sports equipment, leisure activities and games practiced in this popular district, offering a unique perspective on the daily life of railway workers and their families.

Postcard Cité du Nord Mitry-Mory 1937

An unmissable and free visit

Roissy Country of France, in partnership withregional association of garden cities of Ile-de-France, offers you this visit of a duration of 1h30 as part of the 13th edition of the garden city spring. Take advantage of this opportunity to enrich your knowledge and discover a little-known but fascinating heritage.

Garden city of Mitry-Mory

Pratical information

Date and hour : Sunday May 26, 2024 at 15 p.m.
Meeting place : Mitry-Claye station square (RER B)
Duration 1h30
Price : Free

Booking is recommended

To guarantee your place, it is recommended to reserve in advance:

Come together to discover the fascinating history of the railway town of Mitry-Mory and spend an enriching afternoon in the heart of this unique heritage.