Culture and heritage

List of the main available cultural activities around Moux.

  • Fontfroide abbey

    FONTFROIDEThe Cistercian Abbey of Fontfroide was founded in 1903 and is located on the territory of Narbonne.

    Miraculously preserved, it has preserved its abbey church, cloister, chapter house of the twelfth century .

    You can also visit the Musée Gustave Fayet, rose garden or terraces and gardens in summer.

    You can also extend your visit with a tasting of wines AOC Corbières Abbey at Caveau or a meal in the restaurant.

  • Lagrasse abbey

    LAGRASSEA Lagrasse, one of the “most beautiful villages in France, stands an ancient renowned for its elegance and refinement Benedictine abbey. Historical monument since 1923, it is the largest abbey in Aude.




  • The coast

  • Canal du Midi

  • Medieval city of Carcassonne

    carca12The medieval city of Carcassonne overlooking the valley of the Aude is one of the largest fortified cities in Europe, whose origins date back to the Gallo-Roman period.

    With a double wall 3 km in length and fifty-two towers, the city also has a castle (the Count’s castle) and Basilica (Basilica of St. Nazaire). World Heritage by UNESCO, the city of Carcassonne will offer guided tours throughout the year.

    phone: (+33) (0) 4 68 11 70 70
    Château comtal de la cité de Carcassonne
    1, rue Viollet-le-Duc
    11000 Carcassonne

  • Cathar castles

    The castles of the Cathar country are a serie of fortresses and citadels built by the King of France on the southern border of its kingdom at the end of the crusade against the Albigensians. Tours, medieval festivals and falconry shows are regularly organized.

    • Puivert castle
    • Peyrepertuse Castle
    • Aguilar castle
    • Lastours castle
    • Quéribus castle
    • Puilaurens castle
    • Saissac castle
    • Villerouge-Termenès Castle
    • Arques castle

    Website of the association of the sites of the Cathar country :