A gem of gothic architecture, the Popes’ Palace reveals throughout the visit a history as fascinating as it is gripping. Seat of the popes in the 14th century, Avignon became the centre of the Western world for the time of a century. Influencing art and architecture throughout Europe, the palace was host to many a conspiracy and political manipulation while the population was undergoing radical changes. Go through the gates of time and encounter the splendour of Europe’s largest gothic palace.