Found at the heart of a natural park, the city of Narbonne is in a pleasant geographical location, surrounded by a magnificent natural environment with vineyards, and near the coast. Founded by the Romans in 118, this city in the South of France seduces among other things because of its Roman remains like Via Domitia, and its laid-back and festive lifestyle.​


Highlights

The archbishops' palace

Located at the heart of Narbonne, this architectural ensemble features a Roman older part and a newer Gothic part.

The façade of this historic monument has three square towers that date back to the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. This building is currently home to the City Hall, the Musée d'Art et d'Histoire as well as to the Musée Archéologie.

Vía Domitia

First road built by the Romans in Gallia, this fragment of the Via Domitia in Narbonne was found in 1997. It was restored following the discovery.

A witness to Antiquity, this road linked Italy to the Iberian Peninsula crossing the Gallia Narbonensis during the second century BC. Although this path was designed for the circulation of Roman Legions, it was soon used by traders.

San Justo & San Pastor Cathedral

The most prestigious building in the city, this Gothic cathedral drawing from the great cathedrals in the North of France was built between 1272 and 1340.

Its peculiarity is that it was not finished, only the choir and its domes were built, over 131.2 feet tall.

Agenda

Exhibition of  René Herpe

Exhibition of René Herpe

From 2th february to 2th april

Artworks exhibition of René Herpe. The artist, who is qualify in the expressionists family, painted on the canvas the feelings he experiences; his revolts, his joys, his pains, sometimes his memories.

MARKET DE PLEIN VENT

MARKET DE PLEIN VENT

Every Sunday

Works of artisans and creators of art in the region based on the theme of travel and the Mediterranean.

​Connections

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​Stations

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Narbonne

1, Boulevard Frédéric Mistral​
11100 Narbonne​​​​


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