Orange

Orange, arausio, town of France (Vaucluse), place chief of the Orange district, has 30 kilometers North of Avignon. County court, communal college, and library, Ruins of an amphitheatre, and Roman triumphal arch, sets up, believes one, in memory of the victory of Marius on Teutons close to Aix, the year 102 av. J.C.

The Orange district has 7 canton Beaumes, Bollene, Malaucene, Orange (2), Vaison and Valreas, 48 communes.

After belonghaving belonged to the country of Cavares, in the Viennese, this city belonged successively to the kingdom of Burgundy and French monarchy. It was erigee with the Middle Ages as a count, and had for first count Giraud d' Adhemar, whose house died out in 1175. Become principality, it passed in 1393 of the house of Beams in that of Trawl-net, whose last prince, Philibert de Chalon, celebrate captain with the service of Charles-Quint, keep silent in front of Florence in 1530, bequeathed it has Rene de Nassau-Dillen-burg, of the branch, the house of Nassau which founded the reference mark. Dutchwoman of the United Provinces, and who reigns aujoud' today on the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Guillaume III of Nassau-Orange, king d' Angleterre, having died without posterity in 1702, the Orange succession was reclamee by several applicants, with the number of which were Frederic Ier king de Prusse, under the terms of the will of his/her maternal grandfather, prince Henri-Frederic of Nassau-Orange, and Jean-Guillaume Frison, prince de Nassau-Dietz. The king of Prussia yielded by the draft of Utrecht, in 1713, his rights on the Orange principality to France, which has it gardee. But prince de Nassau-Dietz had taken, with died of Guillaume III, the title of prince d' Orange, whom conserverent combine them of the branch of the house of Nassau to which it belonged, and which is now that of the hereditary prince in the Kingdom of the Netherlands. This principality, formerly joined together with the government of Dauphine, is included/understood today in the department of Vaucluse.

old source attention:

  • Titrate: Gazetteer and administrative of France and its colonies.
  • Editor: Hatchet (Paris)
  • Go back to edition: 1890-1905

Description

orange, French city Department of vaucluse with 19 historical sites listed or simply studied for their remarkable character.
Our database currently includes 19 elements for heritage orange. You will find the menu and footer links leading you on the description sheets.

There are 17 localities (Place called, location known as) in Orange : la roseraie ; grande place ; les graves ; la calade ; le pont neuf ; placette du levant ; nogent ; le clos des saules ; chat de clavin ; le clos des thermes ; le prat rose ; le provence ; les maisons du soleil ; la bertaude ; traversier de pradines ; petit martignan ; portail lancon.

listeds buildings (classified and protected) in Orange

Monuments in Orange, Orange has 15 buildings protected. Include :

  1. official reference : PA00082096 ;
  2. Arc antique official reference : PA00082097 ;
  3. Centre hospitalier (Pourtoules (cours)) official reference : PA00082098 ;
  4. official reference : PA00082099 ;
  5. official reference : PA00082100 ;
  6. Fontaine publique du 18s (Bois (place du)) official reference : PA00082101 ;
  7. Gymnase romain official reference : PA00082102 ;
  8. (Petite-Fusterie (rue) 12bis-14) official reference : PA00082103 ;
  9. official reference : PA00082104 ;
  10. official reference : PA00082105 ;
  11. Maison (Tourre (rue de) 4) official reference : PA00082106 ;
  12. Rempart romain (Route de Roquemaure) official reference : PA00082107 ;
  13. Colline Saint-Eutrope official reference : PA00082108 ;
  14. official reference : PA00082109 ;
  15. Ilot Pontillac (Pontillac (rue) 7, 9) official reference : PA84000038
Please note this list is likely to evolve, the data presented are from 2013.

Places of Culture

Museum orange, orange has 1 Museum :

  • Musée Municipal (Société Culture Espace 84100 orange)

Libraries orange, orange has 2 Libraries :

  • mediatheque municipale amedee de pontbriant (rue des princes d'orange 84100 orange)
    located bp 141
  • bibliotheque municipale georges ducord (place de la mairie 84100 orange)

Cinema de orange, orange has 1 cinema :

  • forum (rue du parlement, 84100 orange)

Statistics for Orange

Town or city :
Postcode of city : 84100
Insee code : 84087
Longitude : 4.801822
Latitude : 44.153831
Total population : 28889 people
place called : 17
alley : 22
old road : 4
avenue : 29
boulevard : 1
path : 115
current : 2
hamlet : 8
dead : 79
place : 30
area : 24
roundabout : 3
route : 16
st : 279
square : 4

Ring hotel, French Heritage monument to Orange 9
« Ring hotel » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Ring hotel, French Heritage monument to Orange

Hotel Monier-Velu (former), French Heritage monument to Orange 8
« Hotel Monier-Velu (former) » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Hotel Monier-Velu (former), French Heritage monument to Orange

Roman gymnasium, French Heritage monument to Orange 7
« Roman gymnasium » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Roman gymnasium, French Heritage monument to Orange

Public fountain of the 18s, French Heritage monument to Orange 6
« Public fountain of the 18s » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Public fountain of the 18s, French Heritage monument to Orange

Church Notre-Dame-de-Nazareth (former Cathedral), French Heritage monument to Orange 5
« Church Notre-Dame-de-Nazareth (former Cathedral) » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Church Notre-Dame-de-Nazareth (former Cathedral), French Heritage monument to Orange

Saint-Eutrope Hill, French Heritage monument to Orange 4
« Saint-Eutrope Hill » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Saint-Eutrope Hill, French Heritage monument to Orange

Centre hospitalier, French Heritage monument to Orange 3
« Centre hospitalier » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Centre hospitalier, French Heritage monument to Orange

Wash-house, French Heritage monument to Baubigny 24
Building open on three sides. Rectangular basin stone. The roof covers that part (in fact, roof impluvium on one side). (...) Wash-house, French Heritage monument to Baubigny

Garden of Allauzun, French Heritage monument to Orange 19
« Garden of Allauzun » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Garden of Allauzun, French Heritage monument to Orange

Agricultural cooperative (cooperative fruit) Provencia fruit, French Heritage monument to Orange 18
The original building is covered by a steel and glass shed roof. The agricultural warehouse is located in the South. The cooperative is built in 1960 by an (...) Agricultural cooperative (cooperative fruit) Provencia fruit, French Heritage monument to Orange

Cooperative agricultural (grain cooperative), French Heritage monument to Orange 17
The original silo and the side shops with shed roofs are covered with flat tiles. The initial concrete silo includes a desk, a grain reception area, 10 (...) Cooperative agricultural (grain cooperative), French Heritage monument to Orange

Former Park of the Brunette, French Heritage monument to Orange 16
« former Park of the Brunette » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Former Park of the Brunette, French Heritage monument to Orange

Municipal theatre, French Heritage monument to Orange 15
« Municipal theatre » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Municipal theatre, French Heritage monument to Orange

Roman wall, French Heritage monument to Orange 14
« Roman wall » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Roman wall, French Heritage monument to Orange

Medieval house, known as Romanesque house, French Heritage monument to Orange 13
« Medieval house, known as Romanesque house » is a construction of the city of Orange (France, Vaucluse). Medieval house, known as Romanesque house, French Heritage monument to Orange