Angouleme

Angouleme, capital of the Angoumois, and today chief town of Charente, department form this old province and portions of Saintonge, the Limousin and Poitou, carries:

Sow France, with the band componnee of money and mouths.

The names of Civitas Ecolismensium, Iculisma, Engolisma which the authors give indifferently has this city, contribute has to throw darkness on its cradle. Some think that it is the old capital of Cambolectri Agesinates, people which, in the continuation, merged with Pictones or Poitevins. Ausone, the first Latin writer who mentions it, speaks about it like place isolated about the roads frequentees, and so to speak apart from the trade of the rest of the world. Clovis, after the battle of Vouille, removed it in Visigoths, to which Honorius had it cedee with Aquitaine. Under the feudal mode, it had lords who took the title of counts. During the captivity of king Jean, the English reflect garrison there; but the inhabitants leverent themselves in mass and chasserent the foreigner of their walls. Charles V, to reward this act for patriotism, granted the nobility has their municipal magistrates. Fran?ois I, when it set up Angouleme in duchy in favour of his mother, only confirmed the privilege, who was abolished however in 1667, and restored later for the mayor. The calvinists, under the orders of Coligny, being enter there in 1568, souillerent their victory by cruelties and profanations without number.

Description

angouleme, French city Department of charente with 58 historical sites listed or simply studied for their remarkable character.
Our database currently includes 58 elements for heritage angouleme. You will find the menu and footer links leading you on the description sheets.

There are 8 localities (Place called, location known as) in Angouleme : les eaux claires ; champs de la tresoriere ; baconneau ; les caves de basseau ; les jesuites ; lion de saint marc ; logis de rabion ; petite place de grelet.

listeds buildings (classified and protected) in Angouleme

Monuments in Angouleme, Angouleme has 36 buildings protected. Include :

  1. Bastion official reference : PA00104201 ;
  2. Capitainerie de l'Houmeau (Besson-Bey (boulevard) 19) official reference : PA00104202 ;
  3. official reference : PA00104203 ;
  4. official reference : PA00104204 ;
  5. Clinique Sainte-Marthe official reference : PA00104205 ;
  6. official reference : PA00104206 ;
  7. (Taillefer (rue)) official reference : PA00104207 ;
  8. (Friedland (rue)) official reference : PA00104208 ;
  9. official reference : PA00104209 ;
  10. (Friedland (rue) 24) official reference : PA00104210 ;
  11. official reference : PA00104211 ;
  12. Immeuble (Beaulieu (rue de) 79) official reference : PA00104212 ;
  13. Immeuble official reference : PA00104213 ;
  14. Immeuble official reference : PA00104214 ;
  15. Immeuble official reference : PA00104215 ;
  16. Immeuble official reference : PA00104216 ;
  17. Immeuble official reference : PA00104217 ;
  18. Immeuble official reference : PA00104218 ;
  19. Immeuble (Turenne (rue)) official reference : PA00104219 ;
  20. Lanterne des morts (ancienne) official reference : PA00104220 ;
  21. Logis de la Tourgarnier (La-Valette (rue)) official reference : PA00104221 ;
  22. Maison dite Maison Saint-Simon (Cloche-Verte (rue de la)) official reference : PA00104222 ;
  23. Maison de la Marbrerie (Juifs (rue des) 11) official reference : PA00104223 ;
  24. Porte ancienne (Minage (rue du) 59) official reference : PA00104224 ;
  25. Porte ancienne (Minage (rue du) 61) official reference : PA00104225 ;
  26. official reference : PA00104226 ;
  27. Vieux puits (Vauban (rue) 10) official reference : PA00104227 ;
  28. Remparts official reference : PA00104228 ;
  29. Remparts du duc d'Epernon (restes) official reference : PA00104229 ;
  30. Tour dite Logis du Moine blanc official reference : PA00104230 ;
  31. Halle official reference : PA00125672 ;
  32. (Bordeaux (rue de) 180) official reference : PA16000011 ;
  33. Eglise Saint-Jacques de Lhoumeau official reference : PA16000017 ;
  34. Eglise Saint-Martial official reference : PA16000018 ;
  35. (Montmoreau (rue de)) official reference : PA16000019 ;
  36. Ancienne abbaye Saint-Cybard official reference : PA16000038
Please note this list is likely to evolve, the data presented are from 2013.

Places of Culture

Museums angouleme, angouleme has 3 Museums :

  • Musée des Beaux-Arts (1, rue de Friedland 16000 angouleme)
    Ouvert du mardi au dimanche de 10h à 18h
    closed : 1er janvier, 1er mai, 1er novembre, 25 décembre
  • Atelier - Musée du Papier (134, Rue de Bordeaux 16000 angouleme)
    Ouvert du 1er septembre au 30 juin du mardi au vendredi de 10h à 12h et de 14h à 18h, samedi et dimanche de 14h à 18h et du 1er juillet au 30 août du mardi au dimanche de 12h à 18h30
  • Musée Archéologique et Historique (44, Rue de Montmoreau 16000 angouleme)

Libraries angouleme, angouleme has 7 Libraries :

  • bibliotheque centrale adultes (1 rue jean jaures 16000 angouleme)
  • bibliotheque annexe de basseau bibliotheque espace jeux jouets (6 rue saint-vincent de paul 16000 angouleme)
  • bibliotheque annexe de la grande garenne (42 rue pierre aumaitre 16000 angouleme)
  • bibliotheque annexe de ma campagne (allee du champ brun 16000 angouleme)
  • bibliotheque annexe de saint-cybard (chemin du halage 16000 angouleme)
  • videotheque (place saint-martial 16000 angouleme)
    located espace franquin
  • bibliotheque centrale des jeunes (place saint-martial 16000 angouleme)

Cinemas de angouleme, angouleme has 2 cinemas :

  • mega cgr (30 rue saint- roch, 16000 angouleme)
  • cite intern de la bande dessinee et de l'image (ex-cnbdi) (121 route de bordeaux, 16000 angouleme)

Statistics for Angouleme

Town or city :
Postcode of city : 16000
Insee code : 16015
Longitude : 0.145144
Latitude : 45.645672
Total population : 46324 people
place called : 8
alley : 25
avenue : 14
boulevard : 35
path : 37
hamlet : 2
dead : 99
small path : 1
place : 61
bridge : 2
roundabout : 1
route : 2
st : 472
path : 4
square : 3

Manufacture of paper Hébert, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 33
The company, founded in 1878 by Liu and Hébert as Manufacture of papers of Angoulême, settled in 1906, 180 rue de Bordeaux, in premises of the funeral from the (...) Manufacture of paper Hébert, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

Abbey, factory packing and conditioning, so-called printing factory packing and packaging Lacroix, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 1
Workshops (A1 and A2) built on the floor, stone size, pillars in cast iron and metal beams with skylight, roof mechanical tile and joint unit brick facades and (...) Abbey, factory packing and conditioning, so-called printing factory packing and packaging Lacroix, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

Saint-André Church, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 10
« Saint-André Church » is a construction of the city of Angouleme (France, Charente). Saint-André Church, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

Church Santiago de Lhoumeau, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 11
« Church Santiago de Lhoumeau » is a construction of the city of Angouleme (France, Charente). Church Santiago de Lhoumeau, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

Church Saint-Martial, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 12
Project designed in 1849 by Paul Abadie. The architect uses the plane extended with tower-porch in front of the building with the first floor opens onto the (...) Church Saint-Martial, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

So-called Church Chapel of Notre-Dame of Obezine (or Bezines), French Heritage monument to Angouleme 13
This neo-Gothic building built in lieu of an 18th century chapel demolished. The building extends from 1895 to 1960, since projects of architects Raymond (...) So-called Church Chapel of Notre-Dame of Obezine (or Bezines), French Heritage monument to Angouleme

(Former) Diocese, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 14
« (Former) Diocese » is a construction of the city of Angouleme (France, Charente). (Former) Diocese, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

Foundry plant of electrical industrial equipment known as Foundry Leroy Sommer and engines Leroy, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 15
« Foundry plant of electrical industrial equipment known as Foundry Leroy Sommer and engines Leroy » is a construction of the city of Angouleme (France, Charente). Foundry plant of electrical industrial equipment known as Foundry Leroy Sommer and engines Leroy, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

Halle, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 16
« Halle » is a construction of the city of Angouleme (France, Charente). Halle, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

Hospital, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 17
« Hospital » is a construction of the city of Angouleme (France, Charente). Hospital, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

Hotel Mousnier-Longpré, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 18
« Hotel Mousnier-Longpré » is a construction of the city of Angouleme (France, Charente). Hotel Mousnier-Longpré, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

City Hall, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 19
The two towers: 4th quarter 13th century, 4th quarter 15th century; Town Hall: 3rd quarter 19th century, by ABADIE (...) City Hall, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

Bastion, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 2
« Bastion » is a construction of the city of Angouleme (France, Charente). Bastion, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

Building, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 20
« Building » is a construction of the city of Angouleme (France, Charente). Building, French Heritage monument to Angouleme

Building, French Heritage monument to Angouleme 21
« Building » is a construction of the city of Angouleme (France, Charente). Building, French Heritage monument to Angouleme