Nemours, Seine-et-Marne Département, Île-de-France Region, France

🇫🇷 Nemours is a commune in the Seine-et-Marne department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France.

Nemours is located on the Loing and its canal, c. 42 km (26 mi) south of Melun, on the Paris-Lyon railway.

Sights The church, which dates mainly from the sixteenth century, has a handsome wooden spire. The feudal castle, erected around 1120 was turned into a museum in the 20th century. It has a central keep with four rounded towers.

A statue of the mathematician Bézout (d. 1783), a native of the town, was erected in 1885. In the vicinity is a group of fine sandstone rocks, and sand is extensively quarried.

Hospital Nemours has a campus of the Centre hospitalier Sud Seine et Marne.

Image: Adobe Stock Philippe Prudhomme #401263490

Nemours has a population of over 13,088 people. Nemours also forms part of the wider Fontainebleau Arrondissement which has a population of over 156,193 people. Nemours is situated near Fontainebleau.

Twin Towns, Sister Cities Nemours has links with: 🇩🇪 Mühltal, Germany; 🇺🇸 Wilmington, United States.

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