Grande Île

The Grande Île is an island that lies at the historic centre of the in . Its name means "Large Island", and derives from the fact that it is surrounded on one side by the main channel of the Ill River and on the other side by the Canal du Faux-Rempart, a canalised arm of that river.

Landmarks in the Area

The Temple Neuf in is a Lutheran church built on the site of the former Dominican convent where Meister Eckhart studied. Photo: Robert Cutts, CC BY 2.0.

Au Crocodile is a Michelin Guide starred French restaurant in , named after a stuffed crocodile. Photo: Ctruongngoc, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Jean Sturm Gymnasium is a private Protestant school in , teaching children from the third year of secondary education through to the Baccalaureat. is situated 110 meters northeast of Grande Île. Photo: Ctruongngoc, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Movie theater
is situated 130 meters west of Grande Île. Photo: Ji-Elle, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

La Petite France is a historic quarter of the in eastern France. Photo: Ctruongngoc, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kehl is a town in southwestern in the Ortenaukreis, . is situated 5 km east of Grande Île. Photo: Barghaan, CC BY 3.0.

Neuhof, is a suburb in the southern district of the French city of . is situated 5 km south of Grande Île.

is situated 9 km east of Grande Île. Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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