festival du film francophone

Festival du film francophone

Taking advantage of the last rays of sunshine in August, the FFA celebrates French-speaking cinema. Whether in theaters or in public squares, films and their spectators invade the city of Valois, Angoulême for this occasion. Dates of the 17th edition: from August 27 to September 1 Thanks to the […]

La BD à Angoulême tout l’été !

La BD à Angoulême tout l’été !

Capital of comic strips and UNESCO creative city, Angoulême is offering a rich program this summer where the 9th art is in the spotlight! Comic Strip Museum The “Treasures of the collections” are available to visitors. Since spring 2024, the Angoulême Comics Museum has presented over 400m² more than 100 boards […]

Une journée à Vélo

Une journée à Vélo

At the crossroads of the Flow Vélo and the Transibérique, you can discover the Pays d'Angoulême by Bike The green flow The green flow is an old towpath which runs along the Charente river for nearly 20 km between Saint-Yrieix-sur -Charente and Nersac. This green setting also crosses Angoulême, particularly at […]

Festival Les soirs Bleus

Festival Les soirs Bleus

Les Soirs Bleus take place from June 15 to September 29, 2024 in Greater Angoulême. All 38 municipalities share the adventure and shape this summer cultural program of 60 dates and 78 performances: concerts and street arts shows, circus and free dance. Workshops, walks, visits and exhibitions will complete these evenings. In carefree […]

La navette 100 % cœur d’agglo

La navette 100 % cœur d’agglo

100% electric, 100% free, 100% practical Since May 6, 2024, two 100% electric shuttles have been in circulation for an 18-month experiment! They serve the Angoulême plateau quickly and free, leaving from the Saint Cybard district or the 'Houmeau Monday to Saturday from 7 a.m. to 19 p.m. The N1 lines […]

Angoulême metavers

Angoulême metaverse

dive into the metaverse Welcome to the future of tourism! Immerse yourself in a virtual universe where physical borders disappear and Angoulême becomes a destination accessible to all. Discover a selection of its painted walls, emblematic places, key monuments. Then, embark on an exciting quest with puzzles to solve and […]

On April 17, 1524, the navigator Jean de Verrazano discovered the Hudson Bay and named it “Land of Angoulême”, in honor of François I. This is how New York was called “Angoulême” for a hundred years! On the occasion of the 1th anniversary of this formidable epic, relatively little known until recently, the City of Angoulême […]

Food Aventura, le premier « Food Tour » Charentais

Food Aventura, le premier « Food Tour » Charentais

Accompanied by a “Food Guide”, the Food Aventura walk, lasting around 4 hours, crisscrosses the “plateau”. It introduces you to the Halles, the town hall, the cathedral, and the streets of old Angoulême. The walk is punctuated by six gourmet breaks: savory, sweet, tastings of regional alcohols or other original discoveries… Since this […]

L’Hôtel de Ville

L’Hôtel de Ville

The town hall of Angoulême is a public building built from 1858 to 1869 in the heart of the upper town of Angoulême. Designed by the architect Paul Abadie in a fairly eclectic style largely inspired by medieval aesthetics and punctuated by a few references to the Renaissance or Classicism, it stands on the site of the former castle […]

Le Trésor de la Cathédrale

Le Trésor de la Cathédrale

Saint-Pierre d'Angoulême Cathedral is remarkable both for its Romanesque architecture dating from the 2016th century and for its Treasury created by the visual artist Jean-Michel Othoniel. Since XNUMX, the Cathedral Treasury has revealed in three rooms part of the important collection of religious objects from the diocesan repository. Colored blown glass is at the heart […]