From Châlons-en-Champagne to Fontainebleau in passing in particular by Brienne-le-Château, Champaubert, Nogent-sur-Seine and Arcis-sur-Aube, take the steps of Napoleon, those of the soldiers of the imperial army or Members of the coalition, and discover battlefields and places of stopping place of the leaders of the armies, steles and monuments raised to the glory of the French victories as well as the museums maintaining the souvenir of the Campaign of France of 1814, introduction to Napoleon Ier's abdication and to completion of the First Empire.
From December 2013 until June 2014, this vast territory will be marked by a whole series of events: reenactments of bivouacs and of battles, expositions about the Empire, diverse activities commemorating the memory of the Emperor and this historic campaign.
Website of the Tourism Center for Champagne-Ardenne (in English)
Detailed trail if you wish to follow in Napoleon's footsteps (in English)
Langue(s) : English and French