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Auch Old Town

Listed as Great Site of Midi-Pyrenees

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Auch has 25 buildings listed as historic monuments. Among them the "Monumental Staircase" built in the 19th century links the up and lower parts of the town. In the middle of the staircase can be found the statue of the most famous Gascon d'Artagnan. Right behind the Sainte Marie Cathedral and on top of the staircase is located the Senechal or d'Armagnac Tower used initially as a prison.

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