Limoges

Limoges, as of the time of the Roman domination, and especially with the Middle Ages, was one quotes rich, industrial and commercial. To the XV E century, the trade of the merchants limousins had taken such an amount of increase, and their reputation of probity was so widespread that Louis XI, wanting to vivify the trade of the town of Arras, made come in this city from the traders from Limoges, Andre Roger and Elie Dinematin. The trade of warehouse, which made the richness of Limoges a long time, has slowed down much for one century. But the manufacture of the porcelain has replaces it fortunately.

Limoges is the fatherland of several famous men, such as Jean Daurat, poet of the XVI E century; Low wall, one of the Masters C Montaigne; the lieutenant of police force Reynio, the poeto Saint-Aulaire epicurean, the Vergniaud speaker, the Venlenat botanist, the Jourdan marshal, Dupuytren and Gay-Lussac.

The weapons of Limoges are: of gutules to the chief of saint Martial decorates with the money antique, shade of sand; with the chief of azure charges with three flowers of gold lily.

Limoges, Lemovices, Augustoritum, Limodia, chief town of the department of High-Vienna, the 2nd district and 2 cantons; eveche, imperial court, county courts and of trade, with imperial college, company of agriculture, etc, etc, were formerly I capital of the province of the Limousin, depended on the Parliament of Rordeaux, el had general information, election, seneschalsy, presidial, prevote, royal justice, etc, etc; has 380 kilometers in the south of Paris, peuplee C 16,503 equipping.

Description

limoges, French city Department of haute vienne with 91 historical sites listed or simply studied for their remarkable character.
Our database currently includes 91 elements for heritage limoges. You will find the menu and footer links leading you on the description sheets.

There are 65 localities (Place called, location known as) in Limoges : la renardiere ; la garde ; les essarts ; les landes ; la couture ; beausejour ; beauvais ; le grand bois ; bellegarde ; plaisance ; la ribiere ; le treuil ; magenta ; la vergne ; le coudert ; les larges ; la petite vergne ; l age ; les rivailles ; les viradis ; les cambuses ; les bruges ; maison froide ; crochat ; le grand theil ; le poudrier ; le moulin roux ; le moulin rabaud ; aeroport de bellegarde ; basse mazelle ; betoulle ; carmel de crochat ; chamberet ; champs de beauvais ; chantelauve ; chatreix ; gate soleil ; la baconie ; la bravine ; la chabeaudie ; la coupole ; la deliade ; lande de chez fournier ; landes de beauvais ; le bas coudert ; le cavou ; le mas bilier ; le mas chartier ; le mas rome ; le mas vergne ; le mauzelet ; le moulin du mas blanc ; le petit landouge ; le puy ponchet ; le verdoyer ; les coussades ; les fayanneaux ; la reserve du fraud ; le beaupre ; le pelissou ; montevert ; petit bellegarde ; petit beaune ; petit faubourg manigne ; vergnes de crochat.

listeds buildings (classified and protected) in Limoges

Monuments in Limoges, Limoges has 63 buildings protected. Include :

  1. Ancienne abbaye Saint-Martial official reference : PA00100328 ;
  2. (Orsay (place d')) official reference : PA00100329 ;
  3. (Carmes (place des)) official reference : PA00100330 ;
  4. Borne milliaire Borne milliaire : classement par liste de 1900 official reference : PA00100331 ;
  5. (Pont-Saint-Martial (rue du) 13) official reference : PA00100332 ;
  6. official reference : PA00100333 ;
  7. official reference : PA00100334 ;
  8. official reference : PA00100335 ;
  9. official reference : PA00100336 ;
  10. Ancien couvent des Filles-Notre-Dame (Filles-Notre-Dame (rue des) 11) official reference : PA00100337 ;
  11. Couvent des Soeurs de la Providence (Neuve-Saint-Etienne (rue) 5) official reference : PA00100338 ;
  12. Ancien couvent des Visitandines official reference : PA00100339 ;
  13. Croix de pierre official reference : PA00100340 ;
  14. Croix en pierre official reference : PA00100341 ;
  15. Eglise de Beaune official reference : PA00100342 ;
  16. Eglise Saint-Michel-des-Lions official reference : PA00100343 ;
  17. Eglise Saint-Pierre-du-Queyroix official reference : PA00100344 ;
  18. official reference : PA00100345 ;
  19. (Champ-de-Foire (place du)) official reference : PA00100346 ;
  20. Fontaine des Barres (Barres (place des)) official reference : PA00100347 ;
  21. (Donzelot (rue) 28) official reference : PA00100348 ;
  22. official reference : PA00100349 ;
  23. Halles centrales (Motte (place de la)) official reference : PA00100350 ;
  24. official reference : PA00100351 ;
  25. (Cruche-d'Or (rue de la) 11 ; Consulat (rue du) 5, 7) official reference : PA00100352 ;
  26. official reference : PA00100353 ;
  27. official reference : PA00100354 ;
  28. (Turgot (rue) 32) official reference : PA00100355 ;
  29. (Consulat (rue du) 12 ; Temple (rue du) 11) official reference : PA00100356 ;
  30. (Carnot (boulevard) 8) official reference : PA00100357 ;
  31. (Ferrerie (rue) 7 ; Motte (place de la) 20) official reference : PA00100358 ;
  32. (Consulat (rue du) 18) official reference : PA00100359 ;
  33. official reference : PA00100360 ;
  34. official reference : PA00100361 ;
  35. Ancienne Intendance du Limousin official reference : PA00100362 ;
  36. official reference : PA00100363 ;
  37. Maison (Bancs (place des) 12) official reference : PA00100364 ;
  38. Maisons official reference : PA00100365 ;
  39. Maison official reference : PA00100366 ;
  40. Maison (Clocher (rue du) 43) official reference : PA00100367 ;
  41. Maison (Consulat (rue du) 22) official reference : PA00100368 ;
  42. Maison (Cruche-d'Or (rue de la) 3) official reference : PA00100369 ;
  43. Maison (Raspail (rue) 14) official reference : PA00100370 ;
  44. Maison (Raspail (rue) 25) official reference : PA00100371 ;
  45. Maison dite des Templiers (Temple (rue du) 19, 21) official reference : PA00100372 ;
  46. Maison (Temple (rue du) 28 ; Clocher (rue du) 39) official reference : PA00100373 ;
  47. Mur gallo-romain (fragment) official reference : PA00100374 ;
  48. (Winston-Churchill (place)) official reference : PA00100375 ;
  49. Ancien pavillon frigorifique, dit pavillon du Verdurier official reference : PA00100376 ;
  50. (Jean-Pierre-Timbaud (rue) ; Blanqui (place) ; anciennement rue de la Caserne) official reference : PA00100377 ;
  51. official reference : PA00100378 ;
  52. official reference : PA00100379 ;
  53. Pont Saint-Etienne official reference : PA00100380 ;
  54. Pont Saint-Martial official reference : PA00100381 ;
  55. Substructions gallo-romaines et vestiges de thermes official reference : PA00100382 ;
  56. Ancien atelier de sculpture-marbrerie Boirlaud (Fonderie (rue de la) 11) official reference : PA00100522 ;
  57. Villa gallo-romaine de Sainte-Claire (Sainte-Claire (rue) 119) official reference : PA00100536 ;
  58. Immeuble (Boucherie (rue de la) 38) official reference : PA00125513 ;
  59. Immeubles (Boucherie (rue de la) 44, 46 ; Charreyron (rue)) official reference : PA00125514 ;
  60. Ancien couvent des Carmes (Saint-Eloi (avenue) 36 ; Neuve-des-Carmes (rue) 7) official reference : PA00132885 ;
  61. official reference : PA87000001 ;
  62. official reference : PA87000018 ;
  63. (Porte-Panet (rue) ; Saint-Etienne (place)) official reference : PA87000029
Please note this list is likely to evolve, the data presented are from 2013.

Places of Culture

Museums limoges, limoges has 2 Museums :

  • Musée Municipal des Beaux-Arts de Limoges - Palais de l'Evêché (1, Place de l'Evêché 87000 limoges)
    Ouvert du 1er avril au 30 septembre de 10h à 18h du mercredi au lundi et du 1er octobre au 31 mars, le lundi et du mercredi au samedi de 10h à 12h et de 14h à 17h et le dimanche de 14h à 17h
    closed : les 1er janvier, 1er mai, 1er et 11 novembre, 25 décembre
  • Musée de la Porcelaine Adrien Dubouché (8 bis, Place Winston Churchill 87000 limoges)
    Ouvert du mercredi au lundi de 10h à 12h30 et de 14h à 17h45

Libraries limoges, limoges has 2 Libraries :

  • conservatoire à rayonnement régional (9 rue fitz-james 87000 limoges)
  • bibliotheque departementale de pret de la haute-vienne (45 rue de l'ancienne ecole normale 87000 limoges)

Cinemas de limoges, limoges has 3 cinemas :

  • grand ecran ester (rue aristide briand, 87000 limoges)
  • horizon grands ecrans (11 place denis dussoubs, 87000 limoges)
  • lido 2 (3 av charles de gaulle, 87000 limoges)

Statistics for Limoges

Town or city :
Postcode of city : 87000
Insee code : 87085
Longitude : 1.251002
Latitude : 45.821350
Total population : 137502 people
place called : 65
alley : 292
avenue : 70
boulevard : 24
path : 12
current : 5
dead : 93
place : 55
dock : 4
roundabout : 2
route : 12
st : 1104
square : 18

St. Stephan's Cathedral, French Heritage monument to Limoges 20
Succeeding a Romanesque building which remain only the belfry-porch and the crypt, Gothic construction of the Cathedral began to 1273 by the bedside, which (...) St. Stephan's Cathedral, French Heritage monument to Limoges

Town Hall and fountain, French Heritage monument to Limoges 39
A monumental City Hall project developed in the year VIII of the Republic (1800) failed, the municipality had, in 1811, a simple one-storey building, to (...) Town Hall and fountain, French Heritage monument to Limoges

Pont-Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to Limoges 57
« Pont-Saint-Étienne » is a construction of the city of Limoges (France, Haute vienne). Pont-Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to Limoges

distillerie l. lescuras, puis chaumanet, puis usine de chaussures péricaut lionet et cie, puis imprimerie brégéras, puis usine liée au travail du bois (usine de formes de chaussures) perfecta, actuellement entrepôt commercial de la fondation emmaüs, édifice sportif et immeuble à logements 72


blanchisserie industrielle baron, puis maine, puis elis 66


atelier de maître-verrier l'atelier du vitrail 65


Convent of the Sisters of Providence, French Heritage monument to Limoges 25
« Convent of the Sisters of Providence » is a construction of the city of Limoges (France, Haute vienne). Convent of the Sisters of Providence, French Heritage monument to Limoges

House, French Heritage monument to Limoges 47
« House » is a construction of the city of Limoges (France, Haute vienne). House, French Heritage monument to Limoges

Flour mill, then plant explosives (powder mill) called mill Poudrier, and preparation of mineral product factory (kaolin mill), then flour, then hydroelectric power, spinning, currently House and concert hall, French Heritage monument to Limoges 99
« flour mill, then plant explosives (powder mill) called mill Poudrier, and preparation of mineral product factory (kaolin mill), then flour, then hydroelectric power, spinning, currently House and concert hall » is a construction of the city of Limoges (France, Haute vienne). Flour mill, then plant explosives (powder mill) called mill Poudrier, and preparation of mineral product factory (kaolin mill), then flour, then hydroelectric power, spinning, currently House and concert hall, French Heritage monument to Limoges

Flour mill says mill Ford, then plant for the preparation of commodity (kaolin mill) big, spinning and weaving Duboucheron, then canning, then plant of plywood, then factory furniture, currently office building and commercial warehouse, French Heritage monument to Limoges 97
« flour mill says mill Ford, then plant for the preparation of commodity (kaolin mill) big, spinning and weaving Duboucheron, then canning, then plant of plywood, then factory furniture, currently office building and commercial warehouse » is a construction of the city of Limoges (France, Haute vienne). Flour mill says mill Ford, then plant for the preparation of commodity (kaolin mill) big, spinning and weaving Duboucheron, then canning, then plant of plywood, then factory furniture, currently office building and commercial warehouse, French Heritage monument to Limoges

Said flour mill of the Auzette mill, then plant for the preparation of commodity (kaolin mill) Nénert Latrille and Ruaud, then Tauty, and then mill of animal hair Boyer and Tharaud, and Beaulieu, currently establishing medical and building units, French Heritage monument to Limoges 96
« said flour mill of the Auzette mill, then plant for the preparation of commodity (kaolin mill) Nénert Latrille and Ruaud, then Tauty, and then mill of animal hair Boyer and Tharaud, and Beaulieu, currently establishing medical and building units » is a construction of the city of Limoges (France, Haute vienne). Said flour mill of the Auzette mill, then plant for the preparation of commodity (kaolin mill) Nénert Latrille and Ruaud, then Tauty, and then mill of animal hair Boyer and Tharaud, and Beaulieu, currently establishing medical and building units, French Heritage monument to Limoges

Moulin Blanc said flour mill, then plant in paper, then plant casings Babolat brothers and Jersey, French Heritage monument to Limoges 95
« moulin Blanc said flour mill, then plant in paper, then plant casings Babolat brothers and Jersey » is a construction of the city of Limoges (France, Haute vienne). Moulin Blanc said flour mill, then plant in paper, then plant casings Babolat brothers and Jersey, French Heritage monument to Limoges

Mill said flour mill of the guard, then plant preparation of product mineral (kaolin mill) Alluaud, then society of Kaolins and pasta ceramics of the Limousin, currently House, buildings of offices and housing, French Heritage monument to Limoges 94
« mill said flour mill of the guard, then plant preparation of product mineral (kaolin mill) Alluaud, then society of Kaolins and pasta ceramics of the Limousin, currently House, buildings of offices and housing » is a construction of the city of Limoges (France, Haute vienne). Mill said flour mill of the guard, then plant preparation of product mineral (kaolin mill) Alluaud, then society of Kaolins and pasta ceramics of the Limousin, currently House, buildings of offices and housing, French Heritage monument to Limoges

Pabot flour mill, and mill called moulin de la Monnaie, and then forge English Parant, then flour, then porcelain factory and plant for the preparation of commodity (kaolin mill) Parant, and industrial laundry mégisserie, currently shop trade, establishment of dance and House, French Heritage monument to Limoges 93
« Pabot flour mill, and mill called moulin de la Monnaie, and then forge English Parant, then flour, then porcelain factory and plant for the preparation of commodity (kaolin mill) Parant, and industrial laundry mégisserie, currently shop trade, establishment of dance and House » is a construction of the city of Limoges (France, Haute vienne). Pabot flour mill, and mill called moulin de la Monnaie, and then forge English Parant, then flour, then porcelain factory and plant for the preparation of commodity (kaolin mill) Parant, and industrial laundry mégisserie, currently shop trade, establishment of dance and House, French Heritage monument to Limoges

Martinet, Moulin du Martinet said flour mill, then spinning, then cardboard, then plant fertilizer, then mégisserie, French Heritage monument to Limoges 92
« Martinet, Moulin du Martinet said flour mill, then spinning, then cardboard, then plant fertilizer, then mégisserie » is a construction of the city of Limoges (France, Haute vienne). Martinet, Moulin du Martinet said flour mill, then spinning, then cardboard, then plant fertilizer, then mégisserie, French Heritage monument to Limoges