Brest is a resolutely maritime city and is always active ! 

Rade de Brest © Océanopolis

Rade de Brest © Océanopolis 

Grouping together 8 collectivities, Brest is Brittany's 2nd largest university town with 23 000 students in higher education.  

Key figures
  • 60 % of French marine research is based in Brest.
  • 45% of new information and communiacation technologies are based in Brittany : Brest, Lannion & Rennes.
  • Brest is home to France's 2nd largest Naval base. 

A town which opens onto the ocean, Brest is lucky enough to have an exceptional environment, being located on one of the most beautiful bays in Europe. 

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The ports

Breathe in the sea air in Brest bay !
Located at the crossroads of many maritime routes (both north-south and east-west), Brest has nautical installations and port equipment of an exceptional standard, both for pleasure boats, marine transportation and commercial shipping.

  • The recently renovated Moulin Blanc marina.
  • An incredible seafront envrionment with one of Europe's most beautiful bays.


  • Conservatoire Botanique (botanical garden at 1 km),
  • Azenor (Brest Bay Cruise at 100 m),
  • Marine Museum (at 3 km),
  • Le Quartz - Scène nationale de Brest (at 3 km),
  • Skating rink (Rinkla Stadium) (at 6 km),
  • Train Station / City center (at 3 km),
  • Airport (at 10 km).

Conferences, meetings, private visits, symposiums, lunches, dinners, drinks parties, etc... Océanopolis will provide the perfect solution to all your corporate event requirements.  

To find out more, and for a tailor-make proposal in under 24 hours, contact us now !  


Questions/Bookings/Quotes :
Océanopolis Corporate Events
Tel: +33 2 98 34 40 65
Fax: +33 2 98 34 40 49


To find out more : 

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