The second town in the Northern Department, Roubaix is the second town in the region by its population. It is now part of the European metropolis of Lille, including Lille, Tourcoing, and Villeneuve d’Ascq. The City of Art and History is famous for its wonderful architectural heritage that bears witness to the golden age of this northern city.
Lively and deliberately turned to culture and history, the city of Roubaix charms all its visitors with its rich offer of entertainment and is full of life. How can you resist this city where the warmth of the people and the good life are everywhere?
Once known for its textile industry, this old medieval city is now looking to the future, demonstrating unparalleled audacity for its architecture and cultural sites. Beer lovers will be seduced by the specialties of this city rich in gastronomy, including the presence of many breweries with the typical flavors of northerners.