Living + Teaching in Verdun, France

Population: 18,327
Département: Meuse

Where to Drink

Where to Eat


8 rue des Rouyers

Bar Le Windsor
7 Quai de Londres

Where to Party + Dance

Best Spot to Grab a Coffee


a Halte Gourmande
3 rue des Rouyers

Le K Bar
9 Place Chevert

Le Borsalino
26 Avenue de Paris


Must-See | Must-Do

Sites to Visit


Ossuary of Douaumont
(Commemorating fallen soldiers during the
WI Battle of Verdun)

The Trenches used during WWI

  • he somber + breathtaking war battlefields + ossuary

Ideas for Day + Weekend Trips

Day Trips:

Weekend Trips (from Metz): Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg,
Strasbourg, and Paris

Pleasant Walks

Outdoor Activities

  • uai de Londres
  • Along the Meuse River

Housing Examples

  • 0€ per month living in the school residences

Worst Things About

Best Things About Verdun

  • Friendly locals
  • Not much English spoken here, so great opportunity to practice French
  • Cold and gray winter weather
  • Some not-so-nice parts of town

Pro-Tips from Past + Current Teaching Assistants

  • 160€ per month for a furnished room in a 6-bedroom house provided by the school
    (all assistants - German, English, and Spanish - live together)


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