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City:Agen

Bonaguil* Castle Medieval Show

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Dates: July 9th and 10th 2016
* For more information about Bonaguil castle click here
eyecandyWeb Site:www.medievalesbonaguil.fr
eyecandyAddress:Fumel, Lot-et-Garonne
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Marmande Tomato Festival

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Every year in July, the town of Marmande -some 60km north west of Agen in the Lot-et-Garonne department - celebrates the tomatoes in all its varieties, shapes, colors, tastes! For two days, the city dressed in red, receives Michelin starred chefs, parades to the sound of music bands and rends homage to the famous "Apple of Love" - the tomato.
Dates: July 22nd to 24th 2016
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eyecandyWeb Site:www.valdegaronne.com
eyecandyAddress:Marmande, Lot-et-Garonne
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Gavaudun Medieval Festival

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Animations at the feet of the Gavaudun fort ruins recreating a medieval atmosphere.
Date: Sunday July 17th 2016.
eyecandyWeb Site:www.chateaudegavaudun.com
eyecandyAddress:47150 Gavaudun, Lot et Garonne
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Agen Museum

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The Agen Museum is one of the most important art and history museums of Aquitain region. It features 5 Goya paintings, Sisley and Tintoret art as well as Roman art. The museum can be visited free the first Sunday's of the month as well as during the Grand Pruneau Show that takes place the last weekend of August (begining of September).
eyecandyWeb Site:www.ot-agen.org/fr/visiter/musee_beaux_arts.asp
eyecandyAddress:Place du Docteur Esquirol 47000 AGEN
eyecandyPhone:05.53.69.47.23