Verzenay

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Verzenay
View over Verzenay with the lighthouse in the background
View over Verzenay with the lighthouse in the background
Location of Verzenay
Verzenay is located in France
Verzenay
Verzenay
Verzenay is located in Grand Est
Verzenay
Verzenay
Coordinates: 49°09′33″N 4°08′46″E / 49.1592°N 4.1461°E / 49.1592; 4.1461Coordinates: 49°09′33″N 4°08′46″E / 49.1592°N 4.1461°E / 49.1592; 4.1461
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMarne
ArrondissementReims
CantonMourmelon-Vesle et Monts de Champagne
IntercommunalityCU Grand Reims
Government
 • MayorJacques Gragé
Area
1
10.62 km2 (4.10 sq mi)
Population
(2006)2
1,076
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
51613 /51360
Elevation86–283 m (282–928 ft)
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.

Verzenay is a commune in the Marne department in north-eastern France.

Champagne[edit]

The village's vineyards are located in the Montagne de Reims subregion of Champagne, and are classified as Grand Cru (100%) in the Champagne vineyard classification.

Verzenay is the location of Phare de Verzenay, a "Lighthouse" (Phare) which houses a Champagne museum.

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