Historic town centre

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  • 1 Cercle de Paras

    1 impasse des vignes
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    Every day throughout the year between 2 PM and 8 PM.
    Closed on Sunday.
  • 2 Hospital chapel

    Built in 1704, thanks to the profits of a woollen stockings factory, it remains a worship place. Its decoration is typical of the 19th century.
    Rue Saint-Prix Barou
    07100 Annonay
    Set price group adults: 5 €
    Adult: 5 €
    Teenager: 3 €. Free entry for children < 12 years.
    All year round, daily.
    Closed exceptionally on January 1st, Easter Monday, May 1st, November 1st, November 11th and December 25th.
    Ask the Tourist Information Office to visit this monument.
  • 3 Sainte-Claire chapel

    Saint-Claire's chapel is Gothic style. It contains only a single nave. Over an old gate, there is a very beautiful oculus. It is originally the chapel of a convent reserved to the weathly girls of the city.
    Rue Sadi Carnot
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round, daily.
  • 4 Trachin chapel (14th century)

    Trachin Chapel is the town's oldest chapel, dating from the 14th century. It can be visited by request.
    Rue Boissy d'Anglas
    07100 Annonay
    Set price group adults: 5 €.
    All year round, daily.
    Closed exceptionally on January 1st, Easter Monday, May 1st, November 1st, November 11th and December 25th.
    Ask the Tourist Information Office to visit this monument.
  • 5 Sainte Marie chapel

    The last vestige of Sainte Marie Convent, built in the XVIIth century.
    Rue Sainte Marie
    07100 Annonay
    Prices not available.
    All year round, daily.
    Only visible from the outside.
  • 6 Varagnes domain

    Magnificent property having belonged to Marc Seguin. There are a large park, a greenhouse with mural paintings, a chapel, laboratories, a library, an observatory..., all register as Historic Monuments since 1992.
    Varagnes
    07100 Annonay
    Prices not available.
    All year round, daily.
    Opening on demand for a group.
  • 7 Notre-Dame church

    The church dates 1912 ( 1904-1912 ). It was previously situated place de la Liberté, since 584. It was destroyed to leave more space to the market and to facilitate the traffic.
    Place des Forges
    07100 Annonay
    Adult: 5 €
    Teenager: 3 €. Free entry for children < 12 years.
    All year round, daily.
    Closed exceptionally on January 1st, Easter Monday, May 1st, November 1st, November 11th and December 25th.
    Ask the Tourist Information Office to visit this monument.
  • 8 Grenette square, its fountain and grain market

    This square is created in 1480 to leave more space to the market, place de la Liberté. Here will take place from now the grain market. The fountain dates 1726.
    Place Grenette
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round, daily.
  • 9 Mayol square

    In Mayol square, you can see an ancient house of the 16th century adjoined by a tower (monogram on the balcony), and a very beautiful door studed in parecloses. The tower confers it a small medieval charm.
    Place Mayol
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round, daily.
  • 10 The castle door

    Remains of the 1105 castle, you can catch sight of the the carved door which allowed to reach the enclosure of the castle as well as the door of Bourgville, a little farther.
    Montée du Château
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round, daily.
  • 11 Colonjon tower

    The Colonjon tower, just like the Martyrs tower, is one of the last vestiges of the old ramparts of the city.
    Rue Melchior de Voguë
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round, daily.
  • 12 The Hospital tour

    The Hospital tower framed the primitive hospice, dating 1686. The chapel and the tower, date 1704.
    Rue Saint-Prix Barou
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round, daily.
  • 13 Martyrs tower

    The Martyrs' Tower is one of the last remaining parts of the former town walls. It can be visited only from the outside and dates from the 11th / 12th century.
    Rue de la Valette
    07100 Annonay
    All year round, daily.
  • 14 Commemorative plaque of the 1st hot-air balloon flight

    This plaque reminds that in this square, place des Cordeliers, took place the first flight of a hot-air balloon on June 4th 1783 by the brothers Etienne and Joseph de Montgolfier.
    Square des Cordeliers
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round, daily.
  • 15 Valgelas bridge

    The bridge dates from the Middle Ages, and more exactly from the 13th century. It was one of the front doors of the city.
    Avenue de l'Europe
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round, daily.
  • 16 Boissy d'Anglas statue

    Boissy d'Anglas bronze statue, illustrious Protestant lawyer appointed by the inhabitants of Ardèche to sit in the Constitution, was inaugurated in 1862.
    Place du Champ de Mars
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round, daily.
  • 17 Marc Seguin statue

    Statue of the illustrious inventor, inaugurated by Alexandre Millerand in 1923, President of the Republic at that time.
    Place de la Liberté
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round, daily.
  • 18 Brothers Montgolfier statue

    Statue of the two brothers : Etienne and Joseph de Montgolfier who realized in 1783 one of the old dreams of Man: rise and fly freely in the air thanks to the first flight of the hot-air balloon.
    Place de la Libération
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round, daily.
  • 19 Tannery of Annonay

    Annonay, city of leather from the 13th century, maintains a tradition in the manufacturing of calf leathers, historic supplier of Hermès brand.
    5, route de la Roche Péréandre
    07100 Annonay
    Prices not available.
  • 20 Protestant church

    Thanks to the illustrious Boissy d'Anglas, this old chapel of Notre-Dame de l'Aumône hospital, the first hospital of the city (1188), will become an official place of worship for the Protestants.
    Rue Franki Kramer
    07100 Annonay
    Group adults: 5 €.
    From 01/01 to 2016/12/31, daily.

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