Montpellier Méditerranée is a destination full of culture and creativity! Don’t miss the street art in the city center with the numerous “trompe l’oeil” and short-lived artworks (murals and the grafittis). If you prefer museums don’t miss the Fabre Museum with a great collection of paintings, ancient art and great exhibitions. If you like contemporary arts you should go to the Panacée.
Montpellier Méditerranée is also welcoming lots of events and festivals dedicated to arts and culture like the ZAT, Boutographies, Arabesques, Festival Radio France, Comédie du Livre, Live architecture Festival
Loss yourself on the cobblestone streets shopping for unique creations and antiques in hidden boutiques all under vaulted ceilings.
Find local artisans creating jewellery, fashion design, joaillers, ceramics, glass makers and leather product.
If you prefer the big shopping centers to small streets, the Polygone in the centre of town and Odysseum.
Montpellier is a romantic destination ideal for a short stay !
We selected 3 unavoidable romantic places in Montpellier:
- The botanic garden , the oldest garden in France, ideal for losing yourself in the middle of mediterranean plants
- The royal park of Peyrou, a great place to stroll and admire an amazing sunset and its reflection on the basin of the Château d'eau
- The beautiful place de la Comédie, the most famous in Montpellier, so as to be seduced by the fountain of the Trois Grâces or just to have a drink outside under a generous sun
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Do you prefer culture or heritage ?
Montpellier offers you a large choice of guided tours that have attracted visitors from around the world.
Stroll in the historical centre or visit Fabre museum, go to the opera or theatre, the medieval streets of the city centre, the Place de la Comédie (the
town square), the oldest medical university or the place royale du Peyrou, the famous garden.
Don't hesitate !
Did you know in Montpellier the streets are also filled with art ?
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