Lourdes is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Lourdes one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Lourdes is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Lourdes or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Lourdes. Explore the historical monuments of Lourdes with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Lourdes guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Lourdes page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Lourdes landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Lourdes.
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1 Avenue Monsiegneur Theas, 65108 Lourdes, France
08:30 am - 06:30 pm
The Sanctuary of our Lady of Lourdes or the Domain (as it is commonly known) is considered as the most spiritual place of Lourdes, a destination for pilgrimage. People from all over the world come to take a dip in the icy-cold Lourdes water. At present, the ground is owned and looks after by Roman Catholics Church. They hold various religious...
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25 Rue du Fort, 65100 Lourdes, France
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
It is a thousand year old castle, situated at the top of a rocky cliff offering a great view of the Marian Sanctuary and the Pyrenees. Its origin is said to be dated back to Roman age. You get to see few of the remaining from that age, preserved within the castle. The history says, the castle worked as a strong defense for its neighbors where peopl...
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12 rue Bernadette Soubirous, 65100 Lourdes
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
It is Boly Water-mil where Bernadette (St. Bernadette Soubirous- before whom Virgin Mary appeared ) was born in January, 1844, one year after her parents (Louise Casterot and Francois Soubirous) got married. She spent 10 years of her childhood in that mill. You can still see the bedroom where Bernadette was born.