Rue de l'Aiguillerie (Needlework Street), Montpellier
Needlework Street in Montpellier shares this name with a street in Paris. The "needlework" is all types of craftsmanship with fabrics; handicrafts. In former times the Needlework Street was a street featuring handicraft tradesmen, working mostly from home. The craftsmen are long gone. Only the name remains.
The street is among the largest and well known streets in Montpellier. It is a popular and busy street of shops, restaurants and fast-food stalls and student hang-outs. It is easy walking at any time.
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Rue de l'Aiguillerie (Needlework Street) on Map
Sight Location: Montpellier, France (See walking tours in Montpellier)
Sight Type: Shopping
Guide(s) Containing This Sight:
Walking Tours in Montpellier, France
The... view more
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.8 Km or 0.5 Miles
Montpellier was an important trading center in the 12th century and... view more
Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.2 Km or 1.4 Miles