Sights & Attractions in Provence


Things to Do in Avignon

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Cathédrale Notre-Dame-des-Doms
Built in a pure Provençal Romanesque style in...
Religious Sites Avignon
Collection Lambert
Known for the breadth of its collection as...
Museums / Galleries Avignon
Espace Saint Louis
This graceful old 17th-century Jesuit cloister...
Religious Sites Avignon
Le Musée du Petit Palais
This residence of bishops and cardinals before...
Museums / Galleries, Religious Sites, Castles / Palaces Avignon
Les Halles
By 6 every morning (except Monday) the merchants...
Markets / Bazaars Avignon
Les Luminessences d'Avignon
As if the Palais des Papes weren't spectacular...
Castles / Palaces Avignon
Les Remparts
More than 4 kilometers (2½ miles) long, these...
Military Sites Avignon
Musée Angladon
This superb collection of major 18th to 20th...
Museums / Galleries Avignon
Musée Calvet
Worth a visit for the beauty and balance of its...
Museums / Galleries Avignon
Musée Lapidaire
Housed in a pretty little Jesuit chapel on the...
Museums / Galleries Avignon
Musée Requien
Don't bother to rush to this eccentric little...
Museums / Galleries Avignon
Palais des Papes
This colossal palace creates a disconcertingly...
Castles / Palaces Avignon
Place de l'Horloge
This square is the social nerve center of...
Squares, Archaeological Sites Avignon
Pont St-Bénezet
"Sur le pont d'Avignon on y danse, on y danse...
Bridges / Tunnels Avignon
Rocher des Doms
Set on bluff above town, this lush hilltop garden...
Gardens / Arboretums Avignon


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