• Montpellier - The city - Patrimoine - Visits - Tourism - History

Montpellier - All the charm of the south of France...

An history and an architecture...
The city of Montpelier due to its historic inheritance proposes a wide choice of monuments and museums. The Churches of the city are particularly beautiful whereas the mansions of XVIIth and XVIIIth centuries are worth seeing. Some were even transformed into museums. Conducted tours of the city are organized, however the small size of the historic center also allows the tourists curious to discover the old town to roam through lanes full of hidden treasures. There are thus two manners to discover Montpelier, by visiting the historical heritage or by strolling in the district of Ecusson.
> Discover the history of Montpellier

The tourist visits to be made...
Let's discover the architectural history of Montpellier city : museums, parks, churches etc...
> Discover the patrimoine of Montpellier

The district of "Ecusson"...
The historic center of Montpellier also called the "Ecusson" is a maze of pedestrian lanes and shaded places where settled down small restaurants and cafes allowing the tourists to rest to pursue their discovery of unusual Montplelier.
> Discover the district of Ecusson

Modern architecture inspired by the antiquity...
Since the sixties in particular, the city knew a strong demographic growth leading to the construction of whole districts to accommodate the newcomers. An audacious urban policy was led...
> Discover Antigone district

- Montpellier Churches
- Parks
- Museums
- Montpellier Castles

Montpellier Ecusson
- Places
- Shopping

- "Promenade du Peyrou"
- Zoo of Lunaret