HIGHLIGHTS

 

The Castellet

Perpignan's landmark, Le Castellet is the ancient main gate along the city walls, built in 1368 by master builder Guillem Guitard.

Today, this building houses the Catalan Museum of Popular Art and Traditions.

Palais des Rois de Majorque

Located in the heart of the city, this majestic Gothic palace is one of the most important monuments in the region of Roussillon.

Home to the Kings of Majorca, it houses both a lower and upper chapel inside its tower and three charming inner courtyards. Discover its wise combination of Romanesque and Gothic style.

Saint John the Baptist Cathedral

Drawing from the southern French Gothic style, construction of the Cathedral Basilica of Saint John the Baptist of Perpignan began in 1324, originally envisioned as a three-nave church.

The church later became a cathedral in 1601, consisting of a single nave of great breadth, several vaults in Gothic style and Neo-Gothic stained glass. A key religious temple in the history of Perpignan.

​WHAT TO DO

 

Festival of Sacred Music

Festival of Sacred Music

From 22nd to 31st March 2019

From his creation in 1987, the festival has managed to create one symbiosis of intercultural. The public will enjoy the actions of big artists and in addition holding permit visits of churches will be organized.

Exhibition

Exhibition "CLAVÉ SUR LE FRONT DE L'ART"

From 2nd February to 12th May

In February, 1939, the fall of Barcelona provokes an exodus without precedents. It is the retreat and Antoni Clavé, young painter draws his fellow sufferers in the refugee camps.

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CONNECTIONS AND RELATED DESTINATIONS

Found at the heart of a natural park, the city of Narbonne is in a pleasant geographical location, surrounded by a magnificent natu​ral environment with vineyards, and near the coast.​​

​On the banks of the Aude River, Carcassonne captivates with its two sites designated as World Heritage by UNESCO.​​​​

STATION

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Perpignan

35, Boulevard Saint Assiscle​
66000 Perpignan​


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