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International Congress Centre

Avignon, an outstanding venue for every event...

Salle du Conclave

The International Congress Centre is one of the first in France to be certified AFAQ ISO 9001, a guarantee of quality service and expertise..

From your first contact a personal advisor will give you all the information on the various options best suited to your needs :
- Welcome and assistance
- Organisation of activities (excursions, guided tours, receptions, leisure activities…)
- Complete management of your event The International Congress Center, situated right



Florence Jullian

Sales Director

T. +33(0)4 90 27 50 56

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Marketing Department

Tél +33 (0)4 90 27 50 52

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In the heart of the Palais des Papes, the largest Gothic palace in Europe listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage, is a prestigious meeting place.


16 congress halls are at your disposal for your congresses, conventions, exhibitions, committees meetings, gala evenings ( catering possible for 10 to 540 people ) and meals ( catering possible for up to 700 people ) in the city center with easy access (airport, TGV high speed train station), parking facilities nearby and hotels of various different categories within walking distance.



A personal advisor for the organisation of your project, from its conception right up to the actual event.
The Congress Center has all the necessary assets for the organisation of your events.. It forms an integral part of AVIGNON TOURISME which groups in one corporate body :
• The Tourist Office
• The guided tours and visits services
• The Palais des Papes and the Pont d’Avignon
• The official catering company for the Palais des Papes
• The wine cellar
• Les Halles and Palais des Papes car parks
It also ensures an exceptional logistical support to make your event a success..

A team of professionals put their experience at your disposal for the organisation of your Congress.  The International Congress Center is one of the first in France to be certified AFAQ ISO 9001, a guarantee for quality service and expertise.

- Welcome and assistance – full organisation : we provide a complete package service, from the filling in of your registration form to your hotel bookings on line , restaurant arrangements, and project assistance.

- Activities (excursions, visits, receptions, leisure facilities…) : the guided tour service organises private tours on a particular theme :  palace secrets, wine and divine, Palais des Papes and bridge, excursions through the city center and in Provence … in ten different languages.

The official caterers of the Congress Center offer all the necessary restaurant facilities during your event, from coffee breaks to gala dinners.

- Prestige Evenings in the Palais des Papes Dinners on a theme with appropriate entertainment (mediaeval,, Provençal, Renaissance…) in one of the staterooms of the monument :  the Benoit XII cloister, Grand Tinel (the banquet hall) … an unforgettable experience for your clients!
Customised estimate, for 50 to 700 people


The incentives :
To motivate and surprise your work teams, the congress center offers a wide range of products : team building (treasure hunt through Avignon  and sports activities in the heart of Provence), private cocktail parties, private dinners, cookery classes...


The Wine Cellar of the Palais des Papes
This is where you discover the “art de vivre” in Provence through the Côtes du Rhône wines : wine tasting, oenological activities, organisation of  visits to vineyards and wineries, company gifts, sale, packaging and posting. Selection of 50 AOC (quality legislation for controlled origin) Côtes du Rhône and Chateauneuf-du-Pape wines at wine producer prices.


The Wine Cellar of the Palais des Papes is open every day from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m (closes at 5.30 p.m. from November to March ) e
Free access through the main entrance to the Palais des Papes or by the Place de l’Amirande.

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