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Town in Gironde, Artigues-près-Bordeaux is in the urban community of Bordeaux in the Entre-deux-Mers. It is located near Floirac and Lormont.

Full of charm, the city of Artigues-près-Bordeaux offers a beautiful architectural heritage that bears witness to the rich history of this former farming town. Enjoying the radiation Bordeaux, located near this city of Bordeaux is a tourist site ideally placed to discover the charms of this sunny region.

At every street corner, one can appreciate ancient castles, beautiful bourgeois homes or ancient religious sites. The surrounding nature does not lack charm over with vines and other parks flora and diverse and varied wildlife.

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude44.8500017 (N 44° 51’ 0”)
Longitude-0.5166647 (W 0° 30’ 60”)
AltitudeFrom 30m to 81m
Surface area7.36 km²
Population7670 inhabitants
Density1042 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBordeaux (9 km, 15 min)
Insee code33013
IntercommunalityME de Bordeaux

Nearest cities & towns

Floirac3.2 km (8 min)
Cenon3.8 km (7 min)
Tresses5 km (9 min)
Carbon-Blanc5.5 km (10 min)
Lormont5.7 km (9 min)
Bordeaux6.6 km (15 min)
Pompignac6.7 km (11 min)
Carignan-de-Bordeaux6.8 km (11 min)
Fargues-Saint-Hilaire7.2 km (10 min)
Bouliac7.3 km (10 min)
Yvrac7.4 km (11 min)
Bègles8 km (11 min)
Bassens8 km (12 min)
Le Bouscat8.7 km (17 min)

Things to see and do

Artigues-près-Bordeaux presents a rich and impressive architectural heritage that bears witness to the important history of the city through the centuries.

Built in the twelfth century, St. Seurin church has a beautiful Romanesque style. Part of the nave, rebuilt in the seventeenth century, has been listed historical monument.

The city of Artigues-près-Bordeaux full of various castles that show the former wealth of the agricultural city. Built in the mid-nineteenth century, the Château de la Prairie is a vineyard which once produced red wine and white wine. Today the building houses the City Hall Artigues-près-Bordeaux, while the park is popular with runners and fishermen with its beautiful pond. Bétailhe The castle is a residence of the twelfth century whose fleet of more than 30,000 m² is open access. Former home of the seventeenth century, the castle now houses Feydeau dance schools, music or visual arts, while the park hosts the greenhouses of the city. Lestrille the castle of the seventeenth century, nor lack of interest.

Places of interest

Performance halls

Events and festivities

The Artigues-près-Bordeaux market is held every Saturday morning.

Every year in July, the Artigues-près-Bordeaux this Part des Anges, a dance festival. In addition to shows, amateurs and professionals can attend art workshops.


Friday 28 october
Min. 19°C - Max. 19°C
Saturday 29 october
Min. 20°C - Max. 20°C
Sunday 30 october
Min. 21°C - Max. 21°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Jet Ski Ride on the Garonne
Sports sensations30 € Lormont (3.4 km)
Jet Ski Introduction on the Garonne
Sports sensations70 € Lormont (3.4 km)
Discover Bordeaux by Jet Ski
Sports sensations110 € Lormont (3.4 km)
3-Hour Jet Ski Tour on the Garonne
Sports sensations220 € Lormont (3.4 km)
Sightseeing tour in a private vehicle with driver
Culture and education450 € Bordeaux (3.8 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Hike of "Prignac et Marcamps"
HikeEasy1h50Prignac-et-Marcamps (21 km)
Bossugan-Ruch through the vineyard
HikeEasy2h30Bossugan (38 km)
Mios-Bazas cycle path
Cycling itineraryEasy8h00Le Nizan (45 km)
Chêneraie Park
HikeEasy2h00Gujan-Mestras (50 km)
Heritage trail
Village visitEasy1h20Bazas (53 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals