Best Things To Do in Toulouse, France

Fourth largest city in France, Toulouse has a treasure of attractions to explore and things to experience. There are so many incredible activities to indulge in, once you're in Toulouse that it is important to plan your trip properly. Or else you might miss out on some incredible things. Museums, Cathedrals soaked in old world charm, art galleries, museums, ancient monuments and buildings, Toulouse has everything that'll keep the history lover in you hooked.

Visit the Basilique Saint Sernin, Musee Des Augustins, Church Of The Jacobins, Cathedrale St Etienne De Toulouse and get back in the good old times. You can also tour at some museums in Toulouse. The most prominent one being the Natural History Museum Of Toulouse And Henri - Gaussens Botanical Gardens and Fondation Bemberg Art Gallery. Other major attractions include Musee Saint - Raymond, Georges Labit Museum, Canal De Brienne, Hotel Le Moulin De Moissac and Le Pyreneen.

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Toulouse

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    Basilique Saint Sernin

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: Place Saint-Sernin, 31000 Toulouse, France

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    St. Sernin was the first Bishop of Tolosa (as it was known in the 3rd century), and he was murdered by a mob here for his steadfast refusal to pray to pagan gods. The site of his burial became a popul...Read more

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    Place Du Capitole

    Tags: Square

    Address: 31000 Toulouse, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located at the heart of Toulouse, parts of the Place du Capitola date back to the 16th century while the Neoclassical facade dates back to the 17th century. The square marks the place where St. Saturn...Read more

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    Fondation Bemberg

    Tags: Architecture , Sculpture

    Address: Place d'Assezat, 31000 Toulouse, France

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

    One of the most elite houses in Toulouse built for the super rich aristocrats, the Hotel d'Assezat was built around the mid 16th century. The house accommodates the Fondation Georges Bemberg that has ...Read more

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    Musee Des Augustins

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 21 Rue de Metz, 31000 Toulouse, France

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

    Consecrated in 1514, this church was converted into a museum when a bunch of art lovers got together and decided that the best of French and particularly Toulousan painting had to be saved from the pi...Read more

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    Japanese Garden

    Tags: Garden

    Address: Jardin Compans Caffarelli, Boulevard Lascrosses, 31000 Toulouse, France

    Timings: 07:45 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Peter Baudin commissioned this garden when he saw Dublin’s Japanese garden and decided that Toulouse needed its own. Still they put more effort into this particular Japanese garden than most. It...Read more

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    Museum De Toulouse

    Tags: Botanical Garden, Natural History Museum

    Address: 35 Allee Jules Guesde, 31000 Toulouse, France

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

    2.5 million items worth of natural history; if that isn’t enough of any appetite, then nothing will ever be. The permanent collections: Earth, The Tree of Life, The Staircase, The Human Needs an...Read more

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    Canal De Garonne

    Tags: Water Body, Walking Area

    Address: Canal de Garonne, Toulouse, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The idea of building this canal was toyed with by various powers for more than a thousand years before it was actually built. Its logistical importance was obviously great: a short cut between the Med...Read more

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    Pont Neuf

    Tags: Bridge, Walking Area

    Address: Pont Neuf, 31000 Toulouse, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The name of this 16th century bridge translates into new bridge. It’s 220 metres long, has seven archways, and it’s USP is that it’s not symmetrical. So what do you do here? Nothing!...Read more

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    Cathedrale St Etienne De Toulouse

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Place Saint-Etienne, 31000 Toulouse, France

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    If the cathedral looks a little lopsided from the front, it’s because it’s not one complete church; it’s two incomplete ones, one from the early 13th century and the other from the l...Read more

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    Cite De L'espace

    Tags: Theme Park, Planetarium

    Address: Avenue Jean Gonord, 31500 Toulouse, France

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

    I can’t imagine how a space-themed park can go wrong. It can’t. The park is as much about exploration as it is about first conquest. There’re full size models of the Ariane 5 rocket,...Read more

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    Church Of The Jacobins

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: Rue Lakanal, 31000 Toulouse, France

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

    Toulouse was where the Order of the Preachers was founded by St. Dominic. Coming to be known as Dominicans, they built the whole convent of Jacobins for the purpose of combating the heresy of the Cath...Read more

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    Quai De La Daurade

    Tags: View Point, Walking Area

    Address: Quai de la Daurade, 31000 Toulouse, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Quai de la Daurade offers a fabulous view of the Garonne river. The place lights-up after dark when the cityscape reflects brilliantly in the water. A romantic walk here in the evening as you see ...Read more

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    Animaparc

    Tags: Amusement Park, Park

    Address: 3000 Chemin du Pouchot, 31330 Le Burgaud, France

    Timings: 10:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Located 40 kilometres from Toulouse, the Animal Park is the perfect place if you are an animal lover or are simply looking for a good spot for a family-day out. From sheep that hop around to cows, hor...Read more

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    Canal De Brienne

    Tags: Water Body, Unesco Site

    Address: Canal de Brienne, Toulouse, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A single mile of peaceful strolling through green-shaded pathways alongside quietly flowing water – this is a heaven in any city. The was built in 1776 in the centre of Toulouse to create a navi...Read more

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    Georges Labit Museum

    Tags: Library, Museum

    Address: 17 Rue du Japon, 31400 Toulouse, France

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

    This Moorish villa contains the collections of Georges Labit, an amateur antiques enthusiasts who went around the world looking for remnants of lost civilisations. Most of the collections here are art...Read more

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