Avignon

Avignon is the capital of the French département of in , and is on the banks of the Rhône river. Avignon was one of the European Cities of Culture in 2000 and its historical centre has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list.
Photo: Ampon, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The , also known as the Pont d'Avignon, is a famous medieval bridge in the town of Avignon, in southern . Photo: Chimigi, CC BY-SA 2.0 fr.

Museum
The is a museum and art gallery in Avignon, southern France. Photo: Herbert Frank, CC BY 2.0.

University
is a French university, based in Avignon. Photo: HaguardDuNord, CC BY 2.5.

Museum
The is the main museum in Avignon. Since the 1980s the collection has been split… Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
is a commune in the department in the region in southeastern . Photo: Véronique PAGNIER, Public domain.

Avignon

Latitude
43.9492° or 43° 56' 57.3" north
Longitude
4.8059° or 4° 48' 21.2" east
Population
89,800
IATA airport code
AVN
United Nations Location Code
FR AVN
Elevation
31 metres (102 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1836027948
Geo­Names ID
3035681
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