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Palace of the Popes is a must see in Avignon

The Palais des Papes - Palace of the Popes. in the Papal City of Avignon is largest surviving... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cindy P
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Very interesting

Bought a combined ticket for the Pont d'Avignon and the Palace. The Palace is very interesting... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
westie23
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Milford on Sea, United Kingdom
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“Palace of the Popes is a must see in Avignon”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Palais des Papes - Palace of the Popes. in the Papal City of Avignon is largest surviving Gothic palace in Europe. The French Pope moved the papal operation to Avignon in 1309 & it remained there until 1403. The palace was heavily fortified and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bought a combined ticket for the Pont d'Avignon and the Palace. The Palace is very interesting with grand rooms and exhibits. However, there are a lot of steep steps and high narrow walkways, not good if you have a fear of heights. I only managed...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2018

France has the best history,a great learning place for history lessons.If you visit the areas from Arle to Paris,do not overlook any town on the Rhone.....Just amazing

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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Without the audio visual ‘histopad’ the visit would be quite average . This gizmo turns the experience into five stars . It really does he biz for adults and children alike . The former are amazed and the kids just expect it these days ....More

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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Logistics awful. It is 22.48 and the show should have started 28 min ago. Treated like cattle no excuses being presented . I hope the show will be worth it !

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