About Nancy

Nancy is renowned for its rich history and vibrant cultural scene. This charming city is located in the Grand Est region and is known as the capital of the French province of Lorraine.
Nancy’s heart beats around Place Stanislas, a grand square that’s a UNESCO World Heritage site, famed for its magnificent 18th-century architecture, gilded wrought-iron gates, and lively atmosphere.
For nature lovers, the Parc de la Pépinière offers a tranquil escape in the city center with its beautiful gardens and mini-zoo.
Additionally, Nancy’s culinary scene reflects its rich heritage, with local specialties and fine wines adding to the allure of the city.
Nancy transforms into a winter wonderland during Christmas time, featuring a charming Christmas market that adds a festive sparkle to the city.
Nancy is not just a city of beauty and history; it’s a dynamic hub that effortlessly blends its illustrious past with a vibrant, modern lifestyle.

Humanoids 2024 will take place during the inaugural weekend of the Saint Nicholas festivities, which attracts every year thousands of tourists from all over Europe.

Open-air museum Place Stanislas
Restaurants in Place Stanislas
Musée des Beaux-Arts
Nancy old town with Porte de la Craffe
Saint Nicolas Christmas village
Historical Excelsior restaurant
Parc de la Pépinière
Restaurants in the old town
2024 IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots