Promenades Populle

In 1814, the town resisted the Austrian army for seven days with just two cannons. Following its capitulation, Mayor Populle succeeding in avoiding the ransacking of Roanne. A public garden is named in his honour.

Useful information

Address : 

Promenade Populle, 42300 Roanne

Nearby tourist attractions

Joseph-Déchelette Museum
Joseph-Déchelette Museum
The wealth and variety of the museum's
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Place de Lattre-de-Tassigny
Place de Lattre-de-Tassigny
Beyond St Stephen's Church you'll notice
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Église St-Étienne
Église St-Étienne
Here in the second crossing of the nave
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Chapelle St-Nicolas-du-Port
Chapelle St-Nicolas-du-Port
Could the sailors escape the plague?
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Roanne Marina
Roanne Marina
You'll see more than «cabanes», oak
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