in Carcassonne - Places to visit...
Ramparts and Medieval City: The hilltop was first fortified by the
Romans in 100BC. UNESCO World heritage Site.
Basilica of St Nazaire: 11th. century Romanesque church in the
Museum of the Middle Ages: How people lived in the middle ages.
Address: Rue des Ramparts.
Military Museum: French military history. Address 102 Rue Trivalle.
Museum of Torture: History of torture with videos, models and
torture instruments. Situated in the old city.
Museum of Fine Arts: European paintings, 17th. - 19th. century.
Address: 1 Rue de Verdun.
Canal du Midi: This famous canal flows through the city.
Markets - Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
Carcassonne Festival: One of France's biggest Festivals. 120
shows with music, opera, theatre and dance. From 22nd. June to 5th.
Cathar Castle: Chateau Comtal (Count's Castle) in the old city.