List of sites to visit

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Chartreuse, Villeneuve lez Avignon

Villeneuve lez Avignon

Founded by Pope Innocent VI in 1356, one of the largest and most remarkable monasteries of the Carthusian order with a church, three cloisters and forty cells, each with its garden and the frescoed chapel of the famous painter of the Palace of the...

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Fortress of Saint André, Villeneuve lez Avignonneuve lez Avignon

Villeneuve lez Avignon

Only a few kilometres from Avignon, this masterpiece of military architecture offers a breathtaking view of the Mont Ventoux, the Alpilles and the Luberon !

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Gardens of the Abbey of Saint André, Villeneuve lez Avignon

Villeneuve lez Avignon

A rare place that harmoniously combines the art of gardening, a mosaic of heritage and the history of Languedoc and Provence since the 6th century! The abbey's gardens, which have been awarded the "Remarkable Garden" label, are set between the...

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Lambert Collection, Avignon

Avignon

An exceptional, heritage and contemporary site!

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Palace of the Popes, Avignon

Avignon

Do you really know the Palace of the Popes in Avignon? Did you know that it is the biggest Gothic palace in the world! That it was built in less than 70 years by the Popes, and that today there are 25 rooms open to your visit? That it also served ...

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The Avignon Bridge (Saint Bénezet), Avignon

Avignon

The most famous Bridge in the world ! The Saint Bénezet bridge, a major witness of the history of Avignon, is known throughout the world thanks to the famous song. Built from the 12th century, it was washed away several times by the floods of t...

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Angladon Museum, Avignon

Avignon

Since 1996, in city mansion in the heart of Avignon, the home of the museum's founders, the Angladon museum displays works from the collections of the great Parisian couturier Jacques Doucet. According to the will of the donors, the rest of the h...

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Museum Louis Vouland, Avignon

Avignon

Come and discover this little jewel of Avignon! This private mansion, former home of the collector Louis Vouland (Noves 1883 - Avignon 1973), is located in an area that was built up at the end of the 19th century to the west of Avignon, near th...

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Museum of Pierre-de-Luxembourg, Villeneuve lez Avignon

Villeneuve lez Avignon

In an old mansion classified as a Historic Monument, the museum presents two masterpieces of the medieval West: the PRECIOUS IVORY SCULPTURE OF THE VIRGIN A CHILD (circa 1310) and the CELEBRE TABLE OF THE CORONATION OF THE VIRGIN, d'Enguerrand Qua...

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Pope's Palace Garden, Avignon

Avignon

The gardens of the Palace of the Popes regain their splendour!

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The Tower of Philippe le Bel, Villeneuve lez Avignon

Villeneuve lez Avignon

This imposing dungeon is the only remnant of a fortress built in the 13th century, at the entrance of the famous Pont d'Avignon, to control access. Strategic location and capital, in the medieval south of France.