Although a small village, Lagrasse is recognized for its exceptional town spirit, hosting many regional events, including Bastille Day fireworks, a literary festival, a music festival, and other terrific cultural gatherings.
Lagrasse is a medieval village in the South of France, overlooking the Orbieu river. A bridge was originally built over the river in the 12th century. The Benedictine Abbey in the town was founded in 880AD. Many of the houses in Lagrasse date back to the 11th century.