Nîmes is a city with a population of around 137,000 in the département of in the south of . It has a stunning Roman temple whose pristine condition is unmatched by any extant ones in . There are a few other fine Roman relics and Diana's Palace.
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The is an ancient Roman temple in Nîmes, southern ; it is one of the best preserved Roman temples to survive in the territory of the former Roman Empire. Photo: Danichou, Public domain.

Art museum
The at Nîmes in southern houses a museum of contemporary art and the city's municipal library. Photo: Robert Schediwy, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Archaeological site
The so-called is a 1st-century ancient Roman building in Nîmes, , built under Augustus. Photo: Przsak, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a Roman amphitheatre, situated in the city of Nîmes. Photo: Daniel VILLAFRUELA, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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