Poster of Narbonne

    Narbonne City Map Poster

  • Name:Narbonne
  • Country:France
  • Continent:Europe
  • Label:Narbonne, France
  • Coordinates:43.18N / 3.00W
  • Price:$24.99
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Quality

Printed on premium quality, glossy, photo paper

Sizes

Available in 3 sizes

Origin

Printed in the USA


About Narbonne

The commune of Narbonne is part of the Aude department and borders the departments of Pyrénées-Orientales, Ariège, Haute-Garonne, Tarn. The first known human settlement in what is now Narbonne dates from approximately 400 BC. It was at this time that the area became a port giving access to trade routes across the Mediterranean Sea.[2] The Romans established a presence there and named it "Narbo Martius", which was subsequently shortened to "Narbona". After his death in 496 AD, Nîmes was also sometimes known as "Narbōna" (or Arbūna) after him.[3] In 1144,[4][5] Raymond IV granted several rights on territory belonging to his possessions: Saint Mary's Church (in Occitan Sant Miquel de la Catedral),[6][7][8] where he built its bell tower;[9]:p.