© Jl Nogues Aubert, Office De Tourisme (3)© Jl Nogues Aubert, Office De Tourisme (3)
©© Jl Nogues Aubert, Office De Tourisme (3)

Old Bridge

remarkable building spanning the Tarn
At the gates of the city, its great arches elegantly span the Tarn River.
Photo spotlight

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The setting is ideal for your memories photographic.

On one side, admire the charismatic parade of the Pont Vieux, the Ingres Bourdelle Museum and the bell tower of the Eglise Saint-Jacques.

On the other, be charmed by the facades of the old private mansions of the Quai Villebourbon that paint their reflections in the ripples of the Tarn.

To be discovered on both sides of the

Old Bridge

Turn your head to the left and the Ingres Bourdelle Museum and the entrance to the city center await you. Turn your head to the right and discover the Villebourbon district and its art-deco houses. The Pont Vieux is the dash connecting the two banks of the Tarn.

The inhabitants of the place will build a bridge over the Tarn. And when the bridge is built, the lord count will agree with six prudhommes, of the best advisers, inhabitants of the said place, on the rights that they will have to establish there, so that the said bridge can be maintained and repaired.

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Charter of foundation of the city, October 9, 1144

Focus

Old Bridge

Take a tour of the history of the Old Bridge with the CIAP thanks to the brochure “Focus the Old Bridge.”