The Centre of
The Monday market is held in the Town centre where
the cross- fertilisation of history and culture is reflected
in a strong community life. All the local schools, colleges,
and the Secondary College can be found there.
The serried rows of old narrow
coloured houses of three or four storeys have been enhanced
by a Town Plan which happily mixes the old and the new.
The new Media Library
is focusing on the 3rd Millenium, and the Maison
des Arts displays the richness of it’s collections
of paintings, of botany, of geologie, and it’s meticulous
reconstructions of 19th century Middle-Class daily life.
It houses the works of two famous Bedariciens the
writer Ferdinand FABRE and the painter Pierre-Auguste
It has information about the
construction of The Prospective built at the end of the 18th
century to protect the Town from floods, and has a working
model of the Railway.
Since the beginning of the 19th
century Bedarieux has been proud of it’s Railway
and it’s structures, the tunnel , the viaduct, and
the pure lines of the Station’s glass roof.
Today the Town is dynamic,
with many businesses and services, and is a pleasant place
for cultural and leisure activities. Throughout the year
there are events open to everyone. Cinéma, Boules
competions, Concerts and numerous sporting activities are
offered to satisfy all ages and all tastes.
Close to Bedarieux are two
reputable vineyards creating Vins de Pays and
Cépage wine. A Goat farm produces cheese with the
flavour of the Garrique
Bedarieux’s hamlets: Palagret,
Campotel of the Three Valleys
Boulevard Jean Mill Bedarieux
Hamlet of the Country house
Plain Country house Bedarieux
and also: http://www.lamaloulesbains.com
1 street of Clairac Bedarieux
Hotel de l'Orb
route de Saint Pons 34600 Bedarieux
Phone: +334 67 23 35 90 fax :+334 67 23 98 46