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Donjon Gilles, Narbonne

4.3
#4 of 6 in Historic Sites in Narbonne
Once home to a watchtower and prison, Donjon Gilles today serves as a medieval keep where you can explore an archaeology museum with Roman art and prehistoric items. You'll have the opportunity to climb a narrow spiral staircase of 162 steps to the top of the tower for a 360-degree view of the surrounding territory. Plan to visit Donjon Gilles during your Narbonne vacation using our convenient Narbonne tour itinerary planner .
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  • October 6, 2017
    150 steps more or less, worth climbing. The views of the town from there are breathtaking. Be prepared for strong winds  more »
  • October 4, 2017
    For a small entrance fee you can look round a number of the small museums as well as climb the steps to the top of the tower and take in the lovely views and admire the architecture of the building. I...  more »
  • September 30, 2017
    Go up, it's worth. But be careful to do a day of blue sky. Only downside: the tickets cost 6 euros because it also pays for the new Palace and the old palace etc., which is a lot less interesting. Small Tip: you can keep the tickets and other museums for a year.
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  • July 13, 2013
    Excellent
  • January 20, 2017
    A beautiful "building" and a beautiful point of view
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  • May 1, 2014
    After climbing its 138 markets the show upstairs is gorgeous: a dazzling panoramic view of Narbonne and its Cathedral.
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