Malaucène is a large town, with the newer part built around the walled old town.
The huge 14th century fortified church has an interesting multi-pillared clock tower, and there's an old bell tower on one of the entrance gates through the old wall.
Many of the old buildings in town are abandoned, but many others restored. There are quite a few shops and terrace cafés shaded by plane trees that are several hundred years old.
It is famous known also because located just at the foot of the famous Mont Ventoux, one start of the climb for cyclist !