Aurillac

Aurillac, chief town of the Cantal, department form high Auvergne, carry: Mouths, has three money shells, two and one, with the bent chief of France.

The time of the foundation of Aurillac (Auriliacum) is extremely dubious. Some authors allot it has Marc-Aurele, without pleading some of another proof that the analogy of the name of the city with that of this emperor. Others claim, on the contrary, which it was thus nommee only because of its situation on a lake, in water of which one found gold spangles, but which one would seek the site in vain today. Lastly, it is which makes go back the history to Aurillac only of the ninth century, and want that this city has its origin with the abbey founded into 894 per Geraud saint, which became soon, as one knows, one of the most famous schools of the kingdom, and produced, inter alia scientists, Gerbert, since pope under the name of Sylvestre II.

Description

aurillac, French city Department of cantal with 39 historical sites listed or simply studied for their remarkable character.
Our database currently includes 39 elements for heritage aurillac. You will find the menu and footer links leading you on the description sheets.

There are 36 localities (Place called, location known as) in Aurillac : la sabliere ; l hermitage ; les marnieres ; les 4 chemins ; condamine ; les plots ; braqueville ; veyrac ; la borie haute ; fabregues ; veyraguet ; noalhac ; anjony ; aron ; barra ; boudieu ; cantuel ; caussac ; coissy ; conthe ; cuelhes ; escanis ; gazard ; guerguet ; ilot marcel carne ; la moissetie ; lascanaux ; le croizet ; le grangeou ; le puech d issarts ; montayou ; montroucou ; mourou ; roussy ; toulousette ; verniols.

listeds buildings (classified and protected) in Aurillac

Monuments in Aurillac, Aurillac has 26 buildings protected. Include :

  1. official reference : PA00093448 ;
  2. Chapelle d'Aurinques official reference : PA00093449 ;
  3. official reference : PA00093450 ;
  4. Eglise Notre-Dame-aux-Neiges official reference : PA00093451 ;
  5. Gendarmerie (Square (place du) 19) official reference : PA00093452 ;
  6. (Noailles (rue de) 5) official reference : PA00093453 ;
  7. (Monthyon (cours) ; Transparot (rue) ; Maillard (place)) official reference : PA00093454 ;
  8. (Vernemouze (rue) 35) official reference : PA00093455 ;
  9. Immeuble de Surrel official reference : PA00093456 ;
  10. Immeuble (Consulat (rue du) 8) official reference : PA00093457 ;
  11. (Vernemouze (impasse) 5) official reference : PA00093458 ;
  12. official reference : PA00093459 ;
  13. Maison consulaire official reference : PA00093460 ;
  14. Maison (Consulat (rue du) 10) official reference : PA00093461 ;
  15. Maison official reference : PA00093462 ;
  16. Maison (Vernemouze (impasse) 1) official reference : PA00093463 ;
  17. Maison Capelle (Vernemouze (rue) 20) official reference : PA00093464 ;
  18. official reference : PA00093465 ;
  19. Palais de Justice (Square (place du) 18) official reference : PA00093466 ;
  20. Prison (Square (place du) 17) official reference : PA00093467 ;
  21. Statue du Pape Gerbert (Monthyon (cours)) official reference : PA00093468 ;
  22. Temple gallo-romain de type fanum official reference : PA00093469 ;
  23. official reference : PA00093745 ;
  24. (Vermenouze (rue)) official reference : PA15000028 ;
  25. official reference : PA15000030 ;
  26. Villa Suzanne (Henri-Mondor (rue) 3) official reference : PA15000043
Please note this list is likely to evolve, the data presented are from 2013.

Places of Culture

Museum aurillac, aurillac has 1 Museum :

  • Musée des Sciences (Château Saint Etienne 15000 aurillac)
    Ouvert du 5 janvier au 19 juin et du 7 septembre au 31 décembre du mardi au samedi de 14h à l8h et du 21 juin au 5 septembre du lundi au samedi de 10h à 18h30 et le dimanche de 14h à 18h30
    closed : 1er janvier, 1er mai, 1er novembre, 25 décembre

Libraries aurillac, aurillac has 2 Libraries :

  • mediatheque departementale du cantal (45 boulevard de canteloube 15000 aurillac)
  • mediatheque communautaire francois miterrand ( 15000 aurillac)

Cinema de aurillac, aurillac has 1 cinema :

  • normandy (17 rue des carmes, 15000 aurillac)

Statistics for Aurillac

Town or city :
Postcode of city : 15000
Insee code : 15014
Longitude : 2.438789
Latitude : 44.929470
Total population : 32718 people
place called : 36
alley : 4
avenue : 22
boulevard : 12
path : 21
current : 2
dead : 41
place : 18
bridge : 1
route : 4
st : 300
square : 1

Abbey Saint-Géraud, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 1
The Abbey Church retains more, Romanesque and the 13th century, that of foundations: the building has been completely redesigned in the 15th century. To the (...) Abbey Saint-Géraud, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

Cebie hotel, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 8388607
Mansion built in the middle of the 18th century to the family Cebie, the nobility of the robe of Aurillac. Then, it was owned by baron Perret, Mayor of (...) Cebie hotel, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

Hotel de Noailles, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 10
The 16th century House, enlarged and equipped for the Noailles in 1609-1614, then in the middle of the 17th century. The facades on Court have unbalanced (...) Hotel de Noailles, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

Hotel of the Prefecture, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 11
Building built from 1800 to 1806 on the plans of the engineer Gordon, then completed in 1814 by engineer deGroot, representing the first prefecture built as (...) Hotel of the Prefecture, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

Hotel President-Maynard, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 12
House president Maynard, one of the first members of the Académie française (1582-1646), poet and courtier. The portal is made up of two very slender Ionic (...) Hotel President-Maynard, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

Building, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 13
Building with 18th century door, Oak molded in large frame. It is two doors opening in the middle. It is framed by Doric architecture constituted by two (...) Building, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

Building located at the bottom of the deadlock Vernemouze, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 14
Portal of the 18th century, stone paired and consisting of a low arc molded relying on the jambs. Two pilasters decorate. The capitals and the key to the CRA (...) Building located at the bottom of the deadlock Vernemouze, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

Building located at the bottom of the deadlock Vernemouze, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 15
Portal of the 18th century, stone paired and consisting of a low arc molded relying on the jambs. Two pilasters decorate. The capitals and the key to the CRA (...) Building located at the bottom of the deadlock Vernemouze, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

House, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 16
Border stone paired, Portal formed by two pilasters moulded supporting a pediment. This this interrupted fronton in its centre a rectangular transom. This (...) House, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

House, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 17
Romanesque house which was probably of dependency to the Abbey of Aurillac. On the ground floor of the facade, presence of a part arcade and other which opened (...) House, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

House, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 18
House with a door of the 18th century opening onto a courtyard with arcades. On the first floor, Gallery with arched Windows. Ribbed Vault. Probable underground (...) House, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

House Capelle, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 19
Gothic gate banister with eardrum in curly brace that had to receive a carved pattern or a fenestration today missing. (...) House Capelle, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

Former Castle Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 2
The Tower of the castle is the last vestige of a fortress dating back to the Carolingian era. Square in plan, it stood until 1747 more than thirty metres, date (...) Former Castle Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

Consular House, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 20
« Consular House » is a construction of the city of Aurillac (France, Cantal). Consular House, French Heritage monument to Aurillac

Palace of Justice, French Heritage monument to Aurillac 21
« Palace of Justice » is a construction of the city of Aurillac (France, Cantal). Palace of Justice, French Heritage monument to Aurillac