The town of Verdun is situated in the historical and cultural region of Lorraine. Its heart lies on a promontory in the left side of the river Meuse.
It is well known for the two battles that took place there during World War I. Verdun is also a town rich in antique and medieval heritage. Verdun is a symbol : it is a city rich in history, but also a city of memory.
Yellow, green, pink, purple or blue, Verdun’s dragée (sugared almond) has as many colours as a rainbow.
This candy, famous worldwide, was created in 1220. In Verdun, you’ll have the opportunity to discover the secrets of production of this candy.