On May 1st, the many potters of St Quentin open their studios to visitors. There are many traditionnal crofts to be discovered such as basket work, wood carvings, metal work..


You will taste mediterranean cooking : olives, tapenade, brandade, pélardons ( goast’s cheese ), vegetables, fruits of the season accompanied by recommended wines such as Côtes du Rhône, Vins du Duché d’Uzès, Costières de Nîmes
On the 3rd Sunday in January, the Duchy of Uzès organises a day of truffles in Place aux Herbes. There are lectures and demonstration by dogs hunting for truffles. Plants that encourage the growth of truffles are available.

Historical sites

The departement of Gard is steeped in Roman, Celt, Huguenot history.
This is evident by one of the most important ancient monument in the world, the Pont du Gard and the important Roman capital of Nîmes, with its arena, and perhaps the most beautiful Roman temple outside Italy, the Maison Carrée.