"The municipality of Villar d'Arène is built on a land crossed by several streams. The first inhabitants were created catchments and pipelines. seven fountains feed the village".
Over the fountains
Over the fountains (1)
Over the fountains (2)

Description: Over the fountains

The 7 fountains that feed the village are named : "Fontjirle", "Fonton", "Du Four", "De la cime", "De la forge", "De la place" et "Lavoir St Martin".

"Depending on their location, and use, they have got different forms and depths: wash-houses, fountains low to feed the garden or give to the animals, high basins for domestic use."
Heritage signage "over the water" and a plan - created by the Enseignes of Villar d'Arène - to guide you."

Source: Madame Martine Albert of the Vannoir of Villar d 'Arène


  1. Pets welcome

Individual tours

Unguided individual tours available permanently

Group tours

Unguided group tours available permanently

Opening periods

All year round, daily.


Free access.


Over the fountains
Villar d'Arène