Musée d’Histoire Naturelle
Nîmes' Natural History Museum has the usual displays of stuffed beasties, fossils and skeletons, as well as a few menhirs (standing...
Musée du Vieux Nîmes
Inside Nîmes’ 17th-century episcopal palace, the town museum delves into the history of Nîmes from Roman times through to the modern...
Topped by twin towers reaching 70m, Nîmes' largest church (accommodating up to 3000 worshippers) was built in neogothic style between...
La Grande Bourse
A spectacular location directly opposite Les Arènes means this opulent 19th-century cafe gleaming with chandeliers and mirrors gets...
Just off place aux Herbes, this deli stocks products from small, regional French producers such as tapenade, Cévennes honey, local...
Musée Archéologique information
Nîmes’ archaeological museum has a collection of Roman tombs, mosaics and other artifacts unearthed around the city. There’s an intriguing display on the city’s Iron Age origins and its massive transformation during the Roman era.