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Number of Listed Historic Monuments:25
Auch's Tourist Office Web Site

tourist sitesTourist Sites (in and around the city)

Sainte Marie Cathedral Auch tourist site Lavardens Auch tourist site Auch Old Town Auch tourist site ...


Auchthings to do, activities, eventsThings to Do, Activites

"Flamme de l'armagnac" Auch activities "Jazz in Marciac" Festival Auch activities "Les marchés au gras du Gers" Auch activities "Pacherenc du Vic Bilh de la Saint-Sylvestre" wine celebration Auch activities D'Artagnan Festival Auch activities Armagnac Fest in Labastide d'Armagnac Auch activities Baïse River Cruises Auch activities Cuivro'foliz Auch activities Fleurance Astronomy Festival Auch activities Fourcès Flower Market Auch activities Hot Air Balloon Rides Auch activities Lectoure Fireworks Festival Auch activities Les Gasconnades Auch activities Madiran Wine Open House Auch activities Medieval Fest at Termes d'Armagnac Auch activities Melon Festival Auch activities Roman Festival of Eauze Auch activities Saint Mont Wineries Open House Auch activities Toques d'Oc - The great chefs cook for you Auch activities ...


Auch short historyAuch's Short History

Auch is the departmental capital of Gers.
It is a small town of just over 20,000 inhabitants.
While the town was established during the Roman occupation of Aquitaine, throughout the centuries Auch was the seat of the one of the first archdiocese of France, elevated as such in 847, the residence of the Counts of Armagnac during the 10th and 11th centuries and the capital of the old region of Gascogne.
Arguably, Auch's most famous citizen was …D'Artagnan who, even by tradition considered an "Auscii" was not born in Auch but in the village of Lupiac some 43km (26mi)...


Auch weather patternAuch Weather Pattern

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