Cayeux-sur-Mer is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.
The commune is a seaside town, situated on the D102 road, some 14 miles (23 km) northwest of Abbeville.
Historical population of Cayeux-sur-Mer
|From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.
Places of interest
- The boardwalk (quite famous and probably the longest of Europe), with about 400 cabins. Unfortunately the number diminishes with each passing year.
- The station of the preserved railway, the Chemin de Fer de la Baie de Somme.
- The remains of the lighthouse, built in 1835, destroyed in August 1944 by the Germans.
- "Benoît Champy", a 19th-century lifeboat that one can visit (Intersection Boulevard General Sizaire - Rue de la Halle).
- Woodwork decorating the marriage room of the town hall, that originate from a former church.