Sightseeing route in Limoges

Limoges

【City description】

This city is located in the central region in France and famous for the pottery. It is composed the Cite area where there are old buildings and the Chateau area of the shopping area. In addition, the artist Lenoir was born in this city. As the traffic isn’t convenient, it takes long time to arrive at this city.

【Overall rating】

 ★★★☆☆

【Time required】

 5 h 30

【Budget】

 12 euros

【Fatigue】

 ★★★☆☆

【Sightseeing route】



【Start】

①Limoges-Bénédictins station

Gare de Limoges-Bénédictins

★Go to Général de Gaulle Avenue. When you arrive at Jourdan Square, go to Fleurus Boulevard. It takes 15 minutes by walk.



②Tourist Information Center

Time required: 5 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Continue to walk on the street and when you arrive at Wilson Square, turn left to go to Raspail St. Then, turn left at the end and turn right to go to Allois St. It takes 10 minutes.



③St-Etienne Cathedral

Cathédral St-Etienne

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 9 am – 6 pm (until 5 pm between November and March)

Close: 1/1

★Go to Cathédrale St.



④Art Museum

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Limoges

Time required: 90 min / Admission fee: 5 euros

Opening hour: 9 am – noon / 2 pm – 6 pm (until 5 pm between October and March)

Close: 1/1, 5/1, 11/1, 11/11, 12/25

★Continue to walk on the street in front of the museum and turn right at Georges Dumas Avenue.



⑤City Hall

Time required: 5 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Go to Haute Vienne St and go up on a rampart to visit the center street. This is the Château area. Go straight by the end. It takes 15 minutes by walk.



⑥St-Michel Church

Église St-Michel

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 9 am – noon / 2 pm – 6 pm

Close: Sunday

★Go to Motte Square and go to Darnet St. When you arrive at Aine Square, go to Victor Hugo Boulevard and turn left immediately. It takes 15 minutes.



⑦National Museum of the Porcelain Adtien Dubouché

Musée national de la porcelaine Adtien Dubouché

Time required: 90 min / Admission fee: 7 euros

Opening hour: 10 am – 12 h 30 / 2 pm – 5 h 45 pm

Close: Tuesday, 1/1, 12/25

★Go back the street and go to Turgot St at Winston Churchill Square. Turn right at the end and turn left immediately to go to Porte Tourny St. As you return to the square where you have already visited, go back to the station with the same route. It takes 30 minutes by walk.



【Goal】

Limoges-Bénédictins station

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