The Arena, the Maison Carrée, the Tour Magne: experience Nîmes’ Roman age
From the tiered seating to its galleries, explore the Nîmes Arena, the best preserved Roman amphitheatre in the world. Free audio guide available in 10 languages and free children’s booklet available in French and English.
Open every day (excluding ferias and shows): www.arenes-nimes.com to find out when it’s closed.
At the Maison Carrée, the only ancient temple which has been preserved in its entirety, watch the historical film “Nemausus, the birth of Nîmes”.
The Tour Magne, or Great Tower, is the only remaining part of the city’s Roman wall and offers a striking panoramic view of Nîmes.