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Joyeuse village

Discover Joyeuse, the city of our place !

Unique duchy of Ardeche, Joyeuse is essential from a historical and geographical point of view

A PROUD OLD CITY

According to the legend, Joyeuse was founded par Charles the Great. It used to be a fortified city, whose remains can be seen all over the town.

A FRAGANCE FROM THE XVIIITH CENTURY

Strolling around its narrow streets, you’ll discover Joyeuse is brimming with houses and mansions dating back to the XVIIth-XVIIIth centuries. Two most remarquable buildings are the Hôtel Tardy de Montravel and the hôtel d’Allamel de Bournet. Also notice the Oratorians’ Convent, where the very interesting Chesnut Museum is located today.

A LITTLE OF PROVENCE

What a nice pleasure to take a walk around in the old Joyeuse, through its little streets and its “goulajous”, so dark and fresh. You’ll be delighted by the ivy vines, the wisterias, the large view on the Cévennes Mountains, conveying a charming and refreshing atmosphere.

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