Things to see and do - Limoges
Unmissable tourist sites
Limoges Travel guide
Limoges : Michelin's recommendations
French capital of the firing arts, celebrated worldwide for its porcelain and it enamels, Limoges is one of the most misunderstood towns in France. Its alleyways and its medieval houses do not lack charm. Furthermore magnificent flora and fauna await you along the River Vienne and out towards the Millevaches plateau.
Tourist attractions Limoges : Things to see and do
8bis pl. Winston-Churchill F - 87000 Limoges
More than 12 000 pieces of porcelain make up this collection; fine faience by Théodore Deck (1823-1891), Chinese porcelain (central room on the first floor), and medieval maiolica (Talavera, Faenza, Moustiers, Delft). The left wing displays 18C Frenc..
22 Rue du Consulat F - 87000 Limoges
The Rue du Consulat flanked by 18C buildings is linked to the Rue du Temple by a corridor that opens out on to this attractive collection of 16C half-timbered houses with arcaded galleries.
r. de la Cathédrale F - 87000 Limoges
Laid out in terraces above the river Vienne, these are gardens flanked by age-old trees they have an attractive view over the cathedral and the Episcopal palace. Near to the Orangery you can admire the botanical garden.
Place de la République F - 87007 LIMOGES
Prix Prices from : 95 €
The four star Hotel Mercure Limoges Royal Limousin is located in the centre of the city, in the Préfecture district. Close to Limoges Bénédictins railway station, this modern hotel boasts fully equipped guest rooms with a terrace giving on to a ped..
2, 3 et 4, av. de Turenne. F - 87100 LIMOGES
Prix Prices from : 75 €
"The hotel ""Marceau"" bears the arctitectural hallmarks of the 1880s. On Place Marceau, opposite the military barracks. The hotel has been under the same ownership for 22 years now, offering traditional cuisine, its menus gi..
25 Place Jourdan F - 87000 Limoges
Hotel de la Paix is located in Limoges city centre, 400 metres from Limoges-Bénédictins TGV train station. It offers comfortable, individually decorated guest rooms, some featuring an ornamental fireplace. Each guest room is luminous and has a simpl..
21 r. Montmailler F - 87000 Limoges
Bistro inspired decor and gastronomic menu. The young chef is passionate about fine produce and concocts tasty, inventive and fresh cuisine.
20 r. de la Boucherie F - 87000 Limoges
A friendly atmosphere is guaranteed in this 14C house, serving fashionable cuisine with a touch of the exotic. For those with small - and not so small - stomachs (petits ventres).
20 pl. d'Aine F - 87000 Limoges
This brasserie opposite the courts of justice dates from 1932. It is a very lively place and has a very nice chef's set menu, with a large selection of meats from the local region.
15 r. Neuve-des-Carmes F - 87000 Limoges
The charm of a Carmelite convent combined with contemporary daring. Somewhere to stop for lunch, take a cookery course, or do some shopping in the tableware shop. Anything is possible here!
14 r. A. -Dubouché F - 87000 Limoges
They say variety is the spice of life, and you will certainly find that here. The recipes range from contemporary to old-school gastronomy via 'bistronomie'. For example, razor clams in parsley butter with risotto, or wild turbot served with a fricas..
5 pl. de la Motte F - 87000 Limoges
Hearty and generous bistro, serving fresh market produce. Authentically French - just like the homemade terrine, brought out whole to the table!
162 bd de Vanteaux F - 87000 Limoges
This chef likes to stir things up - and diners delight in his fashionable and playful take on regional classics. Note the mouthwatering chariot of mini desserts. In the summer, sit on the roof under the shade of the cherry trees.