| "La Grande Expo" of the Pont du
On the left bank, "la Grande Expo" presents a new perspective on this
- The history of the Pont du Gard and the Roman aqueduct: a multimedia exhibit
in a 2500 m2-space, in an amazing setting that combines original artefacts, reproductions,
images, sounds, and recreations.
- Ludo: a place of discovery for our youngest visitors and for families, where
a child can be a Gallo-Roman schoolboy one moment, and the next moment a budding
archeologist, studying the evidence from the past.
- "Le Vaisseau du Gardon" (The Vessel of the Gardon), a film devoted
to the Pont du Gard, projected on a giant screen in cinemascope.
When you buy tickets for the Grande Expo (which gives you access to all three
activities), parking is free.
You can also buy tickets separately for any of these three activities, but without
A place for relaxation
This completely pedestrian site has many hidden trails that may lead you to the
banks of the Gardon, the panoramic viewpoints, or the ruins of the aqueduct.
You can also enjoy a drink, have a meal with friends, or shop in the boutiques.
When night falls in the summertime, the nocturnal lights of James Turrell, an
American lighting expert, reveal all the splendor and magic of the bridge in
its natural setting.
Upcoming events in 2002
In the spring of 2002, we will present the following outdoor activites: the "Mémoire
de Garrigue" trail, which explores the themes of landscapes and agriculture,
and other guided tours.
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