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City Hall
Coat of arms of Reims
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Marne
Arrondissement Reims
Intercommunality Reims Métropole
Mayor Arnaud Robinet
Elevation 80–135 m (262–443 ft)
Land area1 47.02 km2 (18.15 sq mi)
Population2 181,893  (2012)
 - Density 3,868/km2 (10,020/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 51454/ 51000
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Reims is a commune in France, located in the Marne department in the Champagne-Ardenne region.

Reims Cathedral

Reims Cathedral (Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Reims) is famous by coronation of almost every king of France. The cathedral was destroyed by fire in 1914 (after an attack by the German army).

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