Water wheels of Teinturiers

Roue à aube
Roue à aube
Roue à aube
The Rue des Teinturiers has been ranked since 1932, in the category 'natural monuments, sites of artistic, historical, scientific, legendary or picturesque character'.
In 1817, there were 23 water wheels churning here to provide power to the printed fabric industry. Silk was made here and leather was tanned.
Today, there remain 4 wheels which continue to churn along the river.
Water wheels of Teinturiers
Rue des Teinturiers
84000 Avignon
Opening : All year round, daily.
Spoken languages : French
Prices

Free of charge.