The Old Bridge

Historic site and monument at Montauban

  • Foreseen in the founding charter of the city of 1144, the bridge is built at the beginning of the fourteenth century, with the approval and support of King Philip the Fair. Formerly protected by towers, he was part of the defensive of the city ...

    205 m along the bridge deck has a fantastic flat for the time. Its seven arches fitted with nozzles and drilled high openings allowed him to resist the most terrible floods of the Tarn.