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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Address : 

pl. Jean-Jaurès

Nearby tourist attractions

Quai des Jacobins
Quai des Jacobins
The Quai des Jacobins affords the nicest
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Castres Town Hall
Castres Town Hall
Housed in the former bishop's palace
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Musée Goya - Museum of Hispanic Art
Musée Goya - Museum of Hispanic Art
The museum is housed in the bishop's
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Castres Cathedral
Castres Cathedral
Castres Cathedral (Cathédrale Saint
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Hotel de Nayrac
Hotel de Nayrac
The three façades with mullioned windows
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Hotel de Poncet
Hotel de Poncet
Strange caryatids support the balustered
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Castres Town Hall
Castres Town Hall
Housed in the former bishop's palace
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Castres Cathedral
Castres Cathedral
Castres Cathedral (Cathédrale Saint
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Hotel de Nayrac
Hotel de Nayrac
The three façades with mullioned windows
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