The Roman Nîmois amphitheatre is widely recognised as the symbol of the capital of the Gard. These arenas are in an exceptional state of preservation, as are the Maison Carrée and the Tour Magne.
Nimes was once an important city of the Roman empire. A stroll through the historic squares and streets reveal the influence of the Roman occupation. Take the time for a good look around, you will never be disappointed and sure of a few surprises!
Some of the city’s must see attractions are: the arenas, the Maison Carrée, the Roman Museum, the Fountain Gardens, the Temple of Diana and the Magne Tower.