The Best Things To Do in Toulouse

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, France

Must see places in Toulouse ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Toulouse and point of interests to visit.

  1. Basilique Saint Sernin

    #1 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  2. Place Du Capitole

    #2 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    Place Du Capitole

    Tags: Square

    Address: Capitole, 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

  3. Fondation Bemberg

    #3 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  4. Musee Des Augustins

    #4 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  5. Japanese Garden

    #5 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  6. Museum De Toulouse

    #6 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  7. Canal De Garonne

    #7 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  8. Pont Neuf

    #8 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  9. Cathedrale St Etienne De Toulouse

    #9 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  10. Cite De L'espace

    #10 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  11. Church Of The Jacobins

    #11 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  12. Quai De La Daurade

    #12 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  13. Animaparc

    #13 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  14. Canal De Brienne

    #14 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    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

  15. Georges Labit Museum

    #15 of 145 Things To Do in Toulouse
    Georges Labit Museum

    Tags: Library, Museum

    Address: 17 Rue du Japon, 31400 Toulouse, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 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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  • Rue Alsace-Lorraine

    1 rue d'Alsace-Lorraine

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Place Salengro

    20 place Roger Salengro

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Bibliothèque municipale

    1 rue du Perigord

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Hôtel d'Assézat et Clémence Isaure

    place Assezat

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Le Dôme de la Grave

    rue du Pont Saint-Pierre

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Perrine

    rue Tronchet

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Fondation Georges Bemberg

    place d'Assezat

    Museums
  • Musée Georges Labit

    17 rue du Japon

    Museums
  • Musée des Augustins

    21 rue de Metz

    Museums
  • Musée Départemental de la Résistance et de la Déportation

    52 allée des Demoiselles

    Museums
  • Les Abattoirs

    76 Allées Charles de Fitte

    Museums
  • Musée Paul Dupuy

    13 rue de la Pleau

    Museums Landmarks
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  • Laser Game Evolution Toulouse

    172 avenue de Muret

    Amusement Parks Arcades
  • Ecole Long Tao

    Cosec de Rangueil Cheminement Canal

    Amusement Parks
  • Fenix Toulouse Handball

    54 rue des Sept Troubadours

    Amusement Parks
  • L'Art et le Geste

    3 rue des Lanternières

    Amusement Parks
  • Laser Toulouse

    172 avenue de Muret

    Amusement Parks
  • Football Club Toac Toec Rugby

    9 rue Gaston Ramon

    Amusement Parks
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  • Le Bistrologue

    2 place du Ravelin

    Restaurants Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Café Restaurant la Maison

    9 rue Gabriel Péri

    Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses French
  • L'apéro

    21 boulevard de Strasbourg

    French Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Beaucoup

    9 place du Pont Neuf

    Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses French
  • Le Bar de la Lune

    22 rue Jean Palaprat

    Bars Fast Food Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Killarney Pub Irlandais

    14 rue Alfred Dumeril

    Bars Fast Food Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
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  • Casino Barrière de Toulouse

    18 chemin de la Loge

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants
  • Stambouli Olivier

    101 boulevard Deodat de Severac

    Casinos and Gaming Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Fast Food
  • PMU City

    2 rue du Taur

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Le Cercle des Pyrenees

    24 boulevard Lazare Carnot

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Casino Barrière de Toulouse

    1 chemin des Courses

    Casinos and Gaming Hotels and Motels
  • Midi Pyrenees Animation

    1 chemin de Pompertuzat

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Club Agility Cugnalais

    Dog Parks
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  • Berges de la Garonne

    Hiking
  • La Coulée Verte

    Hiking
  • Domaine de Brioudes

    Hiking
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  • Fédération Départementale des Chasseurs de la Haute-Garonne

    17 avenue Jean Gonord

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Fédération Départementale Haute-Garonne pour la Pêche et la Protection du Milieu Aquatique

    395 route de Saint-Simon

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Pastor Thierry

    254 rue Henri Desbals

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Fédération Régionale des Chasseurs Midi-Pyrénées

    17 avenue Jean Gonord

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Grauvell Fishing

    19 rue Gaston Evrard

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Association de Pêche de Toulouse

    9 Cité André Daste

    Hunting and Fishing
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  • Fossat Frédéric

    9 rue des Feuillants

    Skydiving
  • Chutextrem

    94 chemin des Fontanelles

    Skydiving
  • Parachutisme 31

    22 chemin du Coin de la Moure

    Skydiving
  • Go Parachutisme

    5 rue Ella Maillart

    Skydiving
  • Parachutisme Sud Ouest

    9 rue des Feuillants

    Skydiving
  • Boulongne Patrick

    3 Impasse du Muscat

    Skydiving
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  • Stadium Municipal

    1Bis allée Gabriel Biénès

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • Stade Sergent Vigné

    22 rue de Lille

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • T.F.C.

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • Stadium de Toulouse

    Pont Pierre de Coubertin

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • ASCM Montaudran

    3 impasse Gaston Genin

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • Stade des Merlettes

    allée de la Guyenne

    Stadiums and Arenas
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