Apothicairerie de l’Hôtel-Dieu-le-Comte
Begun in 1262 by the Troyes-born Pope Urban IV, whose father’s shoemaker shop once stood on this spot, this church is exuberantly Gothic...
Hôtel du Chaudron
One of the founders of the Canadian city of Montréal, Paul Chomeday de Maisonneuve (1612–76), once lived in the Hôtel de Chaudron.
Cathédrale St-Pierre et St-Paul
All at once imposing and delicate with its filigree stonework, Troyes' cathedral is a stellar example of champenois Gothic architecture....
Rive Gauche Café
Attracts a lively crowd with its Belgian beer, terrace overlooking the cathedral, free wi-fi and occasional live music.
Fruit, veggies, bread, charcuterie, fish and cheese glorious cheese.
quai des Comtes de Champagne · interesting places nearby
Apothicairerie de l’Hôtel-Dieu-le-Comte information
If you come down with an old-fashioned malady – scurvy, perhaps, or unbalanced humours – the place to go is this fully outfitted, wood-panelled pharmacy from 1721. Rare pharmaceutical jars share shelf space with decorative pill boxes and bronze mortars.