The walled city of Carcassonne
The walled city of Carcassonne

Nowhere in Europe exists such a complete and such a formidable whole of defense of the VI°, XII° and XIII° century, such an interesting subject of study and a more picturesque situation.
Eugène Viollet Le Duc

The city is registered by UNESCO with the World Inheritance of Humanity. (December 1997)

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