Around this square stands the other monuments listed as World Heritage sites: the Hôtel des Monnaies (the Mint) that faces the Palace, the Notre Dame des Doms Cathedral and the Petit Palais complete this palatial perspective.
Hôtel des Monnaies
Dating back to 1619, its richly decorated façade contrasts with the Papal Palace. The building takes its name from the mint workshop it once housed. It then became barracks until 1840 and a municipal services bureau until 1860. It now houses the Conservatory of Music.