Tour of the Cité Roman quarter

Interesting
This is the site of the old Roman city of Vesunna, which later became a modest Cité while the Episcopal town of Puy-Saint-Front flourished with pride. The district had to accept uniting with its powerful rival to form Périgueux. It retains numerous Gallo-Roman vestiges.

Useful information

Address : 

rue de la Cité

Nearby tourist attractions

Maison Romane
Maison Romane
This 12C building stands next to the
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Porte Normande
Porte Normande
This gateway is one of a few remaining
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Château Barrière
Château Barrière
This building features a 12C keep on top
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Vesunna, Gallo-Roman site / museum
Vesunna, Gallo-Roman site / museum
This museum was designed by architect
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Mataguerre tower
Mataguerre tower
This round tower topped with a
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Vésone tower
Vésone tower
The 27m Tour de Vésone is the only
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Maison Romane
Maison Romane
This 12C building stands next to the
0:15
Porte Normande
Porte Normande
This gateway is one of a few remaining
0:30
Château Barrière
Château Barrière
This building features a 12C keep on top
0:30
See all