Villeneuve-lez-Avignon

Tour Philippe-le-Bel

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Standing tall like a sentinel at the entrance to the town of Villeneuve-les-Avignon, the tower was built between 1292 and 1307 on orders from King Philip the Fair, who sought to impose respect from neighbouring Avignon.
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The tower has three levels, each with lovely rooms with vaulted ceilings. During the 15th century, a watchtower was added. From the top, a magnificent view of the Rhône River and surrounding countryside.

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Dates and times

From 19/05 to 30/11/2021.
Closed on Monday.
Closed exceptionally on November 1st and November 11th.

Prices

Full price: 4 €
Reduced price: 3 €.

Free entry for children < 18 years.

Languages spoken

  • French

Contact

Tour Philippe-le-Bel
Montée de la Tour
30400 Villeneuve-lez-Avignon
Tel : View number +33(0)4 32 70 08 57
E-Mail : tourphilippelebel@villeneuvelezavignon.com

Coordinates

Longitude : 4.797603
Latitude : 43.958578

Did you know?

This site is included in the Vaucluse Provence Pass.