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Doors of Briançon

Historic site and monument, Military Patrimony, Classified, UNESCO World Heritage, Town of Art & History, 17th C, 18th C in Briançon

  • The doors of cities were the object of a particular care in the defense of fortified towns. It was necessary to be able to come and go in peacetime while checking the accesses and to be able to femer completely in case of enemy attack.

  • Door of Pignerol
    Door of Embrun
    Door of Durance
    Door Méane
    Door Dauphine
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