Cites of Art and History
Montauban and MoissacPreserve and promote its heritage
Art is life, history is memory
Learn and admire!
In Tarn-et-Garonne, two cities can bennefit the label Ville d’Art et d’Histoire : Montauban la ville rose et Moissac le joyau roman.
Montauban and Moissac thanks to their rich heritage, were awarded the Ville d’Art et d’Histoire label in 2009 and 2012.
Through their heritage departments, the towns of Moissac and Montauban offer, throughout the year, moments of exchange, encounters and discoveries to promote their architectural, archaeological, but also environmental and intangible heritage.
In addition to the different guided tours of the two cities, the Heritage departments organize the Rendez-vous du samedi (for Moissac), but also conferences and expositions. They also take parts to the National meetings like la Nuit des Musées, les Rendez-vous au jardin, les Journées du Patrimoine…
Heritage center in Montauban
- Ancien Collège – 2 rue du Collège
Open from monday to saturday : 10am to 12pm and from 2pm to 4pm
Heritage department in Moissac
- Abbey of Moissac – 6 place Durand de Bredon
- Novembre à Mars : 1:30pm to 5pm
- April to June and October : 10am à 12pm and from 2pm to 6pm
- Jully to September : 10am to 7pm