Sights & Attractions in Provence

Advertisement

Worth Noting

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Arènes
Rivaled only by the even better-preserved version in Nîmes, the...
Archaeological Sites Arles
 
Cathédrale de la Nouvelle Major
This gargantuan, neo-Byzantine 19th-century fantasy was built...
Religious Sites Marseille
 
Cathédrale Notre-Dame et St-Castor
Destroyed and rebuilt in several stages, Nîmes Cathedral was...
Religious Sites Nimes
 
Cathédrale Notre-Dame-des-Doms
Built in a pure Provençal Romanesque style in the 12th century...
Religious Sites Avignon
 
Cloître St-Trophime
This peaceful haven, one of the loveliest cloisters in Provence...
Religious Sites Arles
 
Cryptoportiques
Entering through the elegant 17th-century City Hall, you can...
Archaeological Sites Arles
 
Église St-Jean-de-Malte
This 12th-century church served as a chapel of the Knights of...
Religious Sites Aix-en-Provence
 
Fondation Van Gogh
After being temporarily housed at 30 rue de la République, the...
Museums / Galleries Arles
 
Jas de Bouffan
Cézanne's father bought this lovely estate, whose name translates...
Houses / Mansions Aix-en-Provence
 
Le Musée du Petit Palais
This residence of bishops and cardinals before Pope Benedict...
Museums / Galleries, Religious Sites, Castles / Palaces Avignon
 
Le Port Antique
This garden in front of the Musée d'Histoire de Marseille stands...
Archaeological Sites Marseille
 
Musée Cantini
Set in a beautifully restored 17th-century house, this lovely...
Museums / Galleries Marseille
 
Musée d'Art Contemporain
Musée d'Art Contemporain is inside the Carré d'Art, along with...
Museums / Galleries Nimes
 
Musée des Beaux-Arts
The centerpiece of this early 20th-century building, stunningly...
Museums / Galleries Nimes
 
Musée des Civilisations de L'Europe et de la Mediterranée
After a lengthy renovation, the Museum of the Civilizations of...
Museums / Galleries Marseille
 
Musée des Docks Romains
In 1943 Germans destroyed the neighborhood along the Quai du...
Museums / Galleries Marseille
 
Musée des Tapisseries
Housed in the 17th-century Palais de l'Archevêché (Archbishop's...
Museums / Galleries Aix-en-Provence
 
Musée du Vieux Nîmes
Housed in the 17th-century bishop's palace opposite the cathedral...
Museums / Galleries Nimes
 
Musée Estienne de Saint-Jean
You'll find an eclectic assortment of local treasures inside...
Museums / Galleries Aix-en-Provence
 
Musée Lapidaire
Housed in a pretty little Jesuit chapel on the main shopping...
Museums / Galleries Avignon
 
Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde
Towering above the city and visible for miles around, this overscaled...
Religious Sites Marseille
 
Place de l'Horloge
This square is the social nerve center of Avignon; the concentration...
Squares, Archaeological Sites Avignon
 
Place Lamartine
Stand on the site of Van Gogh's residence in Arles—the now-famous...
Squares Arles
 
Pont Van Gogh
Van Gogh immortalized many everyday objects and captured views...
Archaeological Sites Arles
 
Théâtre Antique
Directly up Rue de la Calade from Place de la République, you'll...
Archaeological Sites Arles
Sights Overview »

Advertisement

Travel Deals in Provence

View all travel deals
* Some taxes, fees additional