Villey le sec
Villey le sec people also locally named the Trabecs, wish you a happy new year.

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La Citadelle association

by La Citadelle

The Fort of Villey-le-Sec is the property of the Departmental Council of Meurthe-et-Moselle. Place of Villey-le-Sec is surrounded by a closed wall, making the site the only contemporary fortified village.

The purpose of the "La Citadelle" association is:

  • Maintenance of the fort (buildings, surroundings, equipment).
  • The historical and technical study as well as the conservation of the Séré De Rivières fortification, the renovation and maintenance of the battleships with a view to long-term conservation.
  • Showcase and allow the public to discover this exceptional historic site.
  • Favoriser le développement touristique de l’ensemble fortifié et promouvoir les actions de développement local utilisant le fort.
Bulletin d’adhésion 2020

"La Citadelle" has 80 members. It organizes, thanks to its volunteer guides, tours of the fort every weekend from May to October, and carries out maintenance and improvements to the site throughout the year.

Board of Directors:

  • President:
  • Vice-president:
  • Treasurer:
  • Secretary:

Other board members: , , , , ,

  • Opening of the fort

    29 December 2020

    Visits to the fort resume from May 1, 2021. Come in large numbers.