Cité de Carcassonne

Carcassonne, France

The Cité de Carcassonne is a medieval citadel located in the French city of Carcassonne, in the department of Aude, Occitanie region.
Founded during the Gallo-Roman period, the citadel derives its reputation from its 3 kilometres long double surrounding walls interspersed by 52 towers. The town has about 2,500 years of history and has seen the Romans, Visigoths, Saracens and Crusaders.
The citadel was restored at the end of the 19th century and in 1997 it was added to UNESCO's list of World Heritage Sites.

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Address

Cité de Carcassonne
1 Rue Viollet le Duc
11000 Carcassonne
France
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Transport

Car:
From Toulouse or Narbonne via A 61 or national road RN 113, exit Carcassonne Ouest or Est.
The historic town is car-free.
Chargeable parking spaces within walking distance.

Train:
With the TGV from Paris Montparnasse to Toulouse. Change to the regional train (TER) to Carcassonne.

Seating Information

Cité de Carcassonne, 100 Seats