Number of Listed Historic Monuments:205
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A nice way to visit Toulouse center is by foot. Toulouse has a well developed network of subway stations that reach the four corners of the city.
A good way to visit Toulouse is also by bike. Bikes can be rented from one of the 253 bike renting posts of VélôToulouse. A bike ticket can be bought for 1 day, for 7 days, for a month or for 1 year on Internet (velo.toulouse.fr) or at the renting posts (first 30 min are free!)
It is however also an ancient city where history is written on almost each of its stones!
Toulouse was founded 4th centuries BC by Celtic people called the Volques Tectosages.
During the 1st century BC the Romans occupy it and give the city the name Tolosa.
During the roman occupation Tolosa became one of the most important cities of the empire. At the collapse of the Roman Empire the region of Tolouse comes under Visigoth rule, and becomes the...
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