Gwern ar Sec'h
|Community association||Rennes metropolis|
|surface||19.7 km 2|
|Residents||7,911 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||402 inhabitants / km 2|
Place du Marché in front of the church
Vern-sur-Seiche ( Breton : Gwern ar Sec'h ) is a commune with 7911 inhabitants (as of January 1 2017) in the department of Ille-et-Vilaine in the region of Brittany . It belongs to the Arrondissement of Rennes , the canton of Janzé and is a member of the Rennes Métropole municipal association . The inhabitants are called Vernois (es) .
The community is located in the greater area nine kilometers southeast of Rennes on the banks of the Seiche River . The neighboring municipalities of Vern-sur-Seiche are Chantepie in the north, Domloup in the northeast, Nouvoitou in the east, Saint-Armel in the southeast, Bourgbarré in the south, Saint-Erblon in the southwest and Noyal-Châtillon-sur-Seiche in the west.
The place has a train station on the Châteaubriant – Rennes railway line .
- Saint-Martin church, built in the 17th century on the foundations of an 8th century church, remodeled in 1834
- Pont de Vaugon, bridge over the Seiche, built in 1757 instead of a bridge built in the 14th century, today used as an overpass for Route nationale 163
- Bois de Sœuvres, wooded area of 170 hectares in the north of the municipality
- Wash house (la Lavoir)
A partnership has existed with the German community of Schwalbach in Saarland since 1989.
- Le Patrimoine des Communes d'Ille-et-Vilaine. Flohic Editions, Volume 2, Paris 2000, ISBN 2-84234-072-8 , pp. 1304-1308.