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This quintessentially Southern town has an ambience of carefree goodwill, and why not, given that it is officially “the happiest town in France”? It is a pleasure to stroll along its medieval streets bordered by half-timbered houses and through its shady squares and pedestrianised areas. The town is far from sleepy, however, and is especially lively during the last weekend of August when its renowned prune festival takes place.

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  • Museum of Fine Arts Recommended Recommended

    Place du Dr-Esquirol F - 47000 Agen

    An attractive backdrop for this museum, located in four 16C-17C residences (Estrades, Vaurs, Vergès and Monluc): medieval art (a 16C Brussels tapestry entitled The Month of March); archaeological items include the jewel of the collection, a 1C BC Gre..

  • Jasmine Square

    place Jasmin F - 47000 Agen

    With its terraced bars and brasseries, this is one of the liveliest places to go in town. This square honours a wig maker from Agen by the name of Jacques Boë or Jasmin (1798-1864), who was one of the most important poets in Langue d'oc in the 19C ( ..

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Hotels Agen

  • Hôtel Château des Jacobins Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Place des Jacobins - 2,rue Jacob F - 47000 Agen

    Prix Prices from : 80 €

    This former private mansion dating from the 19th century is located in the centre of Agen, just 500 metres from the banks of the Garonne River, and offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi. Agen SNCF Train Station is situated 1 km from the hotel...

  • ibis Agen Centre

    16 rue Camille Desmoulins F - 47000 Agen

    Located in the centre of Agen, ibis Hotel Agen Centre offers free Wi-Fi access throughout, a reception open 24-hours a day and air-conditioning. Saint Caprais d’Agen Cathedral is just 500 metres away. All rooms are air-conditioned and feature a TV, ..

  • Hôtel des Iles

    25 Rue Baudin F - 47000 Agen

    This family-run hotel is located a 5-minute walk from Agen city centre and train station. It offers air-conditioned rooms with a TV and private bathroom. A continental breakfast is served every morning. Des Iles also provides a 24-hour reception and..

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Restaurants Agen

  • Le Washington Comfortable restaurant 

    7 cours Washington F - 47000 Agen

    In this pleasant restaurant in a mansion built by architect Charles Garnier, rediscover traditional dishes. The menu features Bordeaux style lamprey, scallop cassoulet) or monkfish in puff pastry.

  • Le Margoton Comfortable restaurant 

    52 rue Richard-Cœur-de-Lion F - 47000 Agen

    In the heart of the old town, this pretty restaurant has a decor blending the charm of the old with more modern touches. Each new dish is even tastier than the last: croustillant de Camembert, pan-fried calf sweetbreads etc.

  • Mariottat Very comfortable and pleasant restaurant  A very good restaurant in its category

    25 rue Louis-Vivent F - 47000 Agen

    In this 19C mansion, everything is sophisticated and meticulous. From the staff and service, the seasonal cooking (fine and subtle) to the extensive wine menu and pretty terrace. Local gourmets, as well as those from further afield, have already been..

  • L'Atelier Quite comfortable restaurant 

    14 rue du Jeu-de-Paume F - 47000 Agen

    At L'Atelier, Marjorie cooks and Stéphane waits on the diners. The food is light and refreshing but also generous. Unpretentious fare to tantalise your taste buds.

  • La Part des Anges Quite comfortable restaurant 

    14 rue Emile-Sentini F - 47000 Agen

    Pistachio and chocolate: the colour scheme whets the appetite! You feel almost like you are dining at a friend's place as copious portions of dishes made with local ingredients are put in front of you - all at reasonable prices. Pretty, intimate terr..

  • La Table d'Armandie Comfortable restaurant 

    1350 avenue du Midi F - 47000 Agen

    Not far from the rugby stadium, La Table d'Armandie uses local flavours and ingredients to good effect. The chef goes all out to devise a great regional menu with reasonable prices. Enjoy your meal as you observe the action in the open kitchens.

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