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Palaces of cardinals

Historical Monument

The cardinals of the Pontifical Court built luxurious palaces on this side of the Rhone river. Fourteen sumptuous residences were erected in Villeneuve lez Avignon. Abandoned after the Pope returned to Rome, they were damaged, but you can still admire many of these remarkable homes while strolling around the city.

Centre historique
Villeneuve lez Avignon

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