Jean Jaurès Square

A fine classical ensemble with sandstone façades. The statue of Castres native Jean Jaurès by sculptor Gaston Puech dominates the square, where a colourful market is held every Saturday.

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Adresse : 

pl. Jean-Jaurès

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Castres Town Hall
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Housed in the former bishop's palace
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Castres Cathedral
Castres Cathedral
Castres Cathedral (Cathédrale Saint
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