The venues


13 rue de l’Hospice, 59100 Roubaix

The Salle Watremez in Roubaix offers various cultural events throughout the year, including numerous concerts and live shows.


301 avenue des Nations Unies, 59100 Roubaix

L’ARA is a non profit organisation that helps the music practice by bringing musicians, music fans, music teachers together! The main values are: equal opportunity, collective spirit and respect of different cultures!

Multi-Media Library – La Grande Plage

2 rue Pierre Motte, 59100 Roubaix

Books, records, movies, Internet, advices for parents and children, concerts, workshops, coffee… You can find everything at La Grand-Plage. The access to the Media Library of Roubaix is completely free for everyone.
Take a break with a magazine and a coffee, have a good time with the kids, discover books, movies or CDs, learn about computers, attend a show, do your homework, connect to the Wifi… There are lots of reasons to visit La Grand-Plage.

National Archives of the Working World (ANMT)

78 Boulevard du Général Leclerc, 59100 Roubaix

Located since 1993 in the heart of Roubaix in the former Motte-Bossut spinning mill, a jewel in the crown of the 19th century textile industry, the Archives Nationales du Monde du Travail (National Archives of the World of Work) are under the authority of the Ministry of Culture.
Their mission is to collect, classify, preserve, communicate and promote the archives of economic and professional actors: companies, unions, works councils, professional organizations, associations working in the world of work.
The archives are composed not only of written, handwritten or printed documents, but also of photographs, posters and other audio and audiovisual documents.