Collégiale Notre Dame

Begun in 1260, a few years after the foundation of the Bastide, the site was completed at the end of the XNUMXth century with the construction of the bell tower.

In the collegiate church, you can discover the stalls: particularly active in Villefranche, the workshop of the sculptor André Sulpice worked at the Collegiate Church of Notre Dame between 1473 and 1487. He created a set of flamboyant stalls there which are particularly remarkable for the representation made there scenes of daily life, fantastic animals or grotesque characters..., In summer, possibility of climbing the bell tower to have a breathtaking view of the Bastide (163 accessible steps). Free visit for the collegiate and guided or free tour of the bell tower.

ACCESS for people with reduced mobility: partial access: a few steps

We speak French


  • Collegiate
  • Church

Location details

  • Downtown



Suitable for: All audiences, Children


Opening hours from January 01 to December 31, 2024
MondayOpen from 08:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.
TuesdayOpen from 08:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.
WednesdayOpen from 08:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.
ThursdayOpen from 08:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.
FridayOpen from 08:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.
SaturdayOpen from 08:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.
SundayOpen from 12 a.m. to 18 p.m.


Payment methods

  • Cheque
  • Cash



  • Access for disabled
  • Parking
  • Coach parking


Activities on site

  • Hiking
  • Hiking trails


Notre Dame Square
12200 Villefranche-de-Rouergue
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