Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Avignon

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Avignon is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Avignon a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Avignon.

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  1. Pope's Palace

    #1 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
    Pope's Palace

    Tags: Historical Site, Palace, Architecture , Nature

    Address: Place du Palais des Papes, 84000, Avignon

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    This historical palace at Avignon and is one of the biggest and vital medieval Gothic Buildings in Europe. A UNESCO world heritage site, it was the residence of Western Christianity during the 14th ce...Read more

  2. Ile De La Barthelasse

    #2 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
    Ile De La Barthelasse

    Tags: River, Walking Area, Historical Site, Tourist Center

    Address: Avignon, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This place in France is all about nature activities for the visitors. They can swim, camp, canoe and horse ride. Its natural beauty claims to give it the name as ‘green lung’ of Avignon. I...Read more

  3. Musee Du Petit Palais

    #3 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
    Musee Du Petit Palais

    Tags: Art Museum, Garden, Historical Site, Palace

    Address: Palais des archeveques, Place du Palais, 84000 Avignon, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This art museum was built for the 1900 Exposition Universelle. Presently, it also includes the City of Parish Museum of Fine Arts. It is situated on one side of the Grand Palais which was built for th...Read more

  4. Eglise Saint Pierre

    #4 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
    Eglise Saint Pierre

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Place Saint-Pierre, Avignon 84000

    Timings: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Details

    Eglise Saint Pierre shows vivid variations of architectural features from three centuries of 14th, 15th and 16th. There was a church named Saint Pierre that dates back to 7th century. It was built alo...Read more

  5. Avignon Cathedral

    #5 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
    Avignon Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Tower, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Place du Palais, 84000 Avignon, France

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This Roman Catholic Church is situated beside the Palais des Papes and it seats the Archbishop. It was in the second half of the 12th century that the cathedral building was built. The bell tower had ...Read more

  6. Place De L'horloge

    #6 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
    Place De L'horloge

    Tags: Cafe, Restaurant, Square, Architecture

    Address: Avignon, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Place de l'Horloge is the Clock Tower Square, and is located amidst the city. There are important buildings situated on the square and that includes Avignon’s 19th century city hall and oper...Read more

  7. Musee Calvet

    #7 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
    Musee Calvet

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Educational Site, Archaeological Site

    Address: 65 rue Joseph Vernet, Avignon, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    La Fondation Calvet is the present name of Musee Calvet, an art museum. It is named after Esprit Calvet who bestowed his collection and library here, in 1810. There are several museums with paintings,...Read more

  8. Foundation Angladon-dubrujeaud

    #8 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
    Foundation Angladon-dubrujeaud

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: 5 rue Laboureur, 84000 Avignon, France

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    The Angladon-Dubrujeaud museum includes a collection of work done by renowned artists from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. These have been stored by Jean and Paulette Angladon-Dubrujeaud who were t...Read more

  9. Musee Louis Vouland

    #9 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
    Musee Louis Vouland

    Tags: Museum, Outdoors, Garden, Architecture

    Address: 17 Rue Victor Hugo, 84000 Avignon, France

    Timings: 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    The Louis Vouland Museum is situated near the Saint-Dominique gate of the city walls. It is set up on the residence of Villeneuve-Esclapon and had been open to the public since 1982. It has a beautifu...Read more

  10. Hotel De Ville

    #10 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
    Hotel De Ville

    Tags: Palace, Square, Tower, Architecture

    Address: Place de l'Horloge, 84045 Avignon, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Avignon City Hall also known as Hotel de Ville stands on the Horloge Square. It is located in the middle of the city. It had been built in 1844 and portrays the typical architectural style of the ...Read more

  11. Golf De Chateaublanc

    #11 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
    Golf De Chateaublanc

    Tags: Outdoors, Golf Course, Architecture

    Address: Route de Chateaublanc, 84310 Avignon, France

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    There are 18 holes that stretch across 72 golf courses built over 6161 meters at Golf de Chateaublanc. It had been opened in 1989. Gery Watrine and Thierry Sprecher were the architects of the place. H...Read more

  12. Church Of Scientology Mission Of Avignon

    #12 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
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    Tags: Church

    Address: 20 Rue Bonneterie, 84000 Avignon, France

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  13. Paroisse Saint-ruf

    #13 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
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    Tags: Church

    Address: 27 Boulevard Gambetta, 84000 Avignon, France

  14. Eglise Saint Didier

    #14 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
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    Tags: Church

    Address: 10 Place Saint-Didier, 84000 Avignon, France

  15. Temple St Martial

    #15 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Avignon
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    Tags: Church

    Address: 2 Rue Jean Henri Fabre, 84000 Avignon, France

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