Sights & Attractions in The French Riviera

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Things to Do in Nice

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Cathédrale Orthodoxe Russe St-Nicolas
This magnificent Russian Orthodox cathedral was...
Religious Sites Nice
 
Cathédrale Ste-Réparate
An ensemble of columns, cupolas, and symmetrical...
Religious Sites Nice
 
Chapelle de la Miséricorde
A superbly balanced pièce-montée (wedding...
Religious Sites Nice
 
Chapelle Sainte Rita
This 17th-century Carmelite chapel, officially...
Religious Sites Nice
 
Cimetière du Château
This solemn cluster of white tombs looms...
Cemeteries Nice
 
Colline du Château
Although nothing remains of this once-massive...
Parks Nice
 
Cours Saleya
This long pedestrian thoroughfare—half street,...
Neighborhoods / Streets Nice
 
Eglise du Gésù
If Nice's other chapels are jewel boxes, this...
Religious Sites Nice
 
Église St-Martin
Also known as St-Augustin, this serene Baroque...
Religious Sites Nice
 
Jardin Albert Ier
Along the Promenade des Anglais, this luxurious...
Gardens / Arboretums Nice
 
Le Ruhl Casino Barrière Nice
Renovated to the tune of €5 million by the...
Casinos Nice
 
Monastère de Cimiez
This fully functioning monastery is worth the...
Museums / Galleries, Religious Sites, Gardens / Arboretums Nice
 
Musée Archéologique
This museum, next to the Musée Matisse, has a...
Museums / Galleries Nice
 
Musée d'Art Moderne
The assertive contemporary architecture of the...
Museums / Galleries Nice
 
Musée des Beaux-Arts
Originally built for a member of Nice's Old...
Museums / Galleries Nice
 
Musée Masséna
This spectacular Belle Époque villa houses the...
Museums / Galleries, Castles / Palaces Nice
 
Musée Matisse
In the '60s the city of Nice bought this lovely,...
Museums / Galleries Nice
 
Musée National Marc Chagall
Having just celebrated its 40th anniversary in...
Museums / Galleries Nice
 
Musée Terra Amata
During the digging for the foundation of a...
Museums / Galleries Nice
 
Opéra de Nice
A half-block west of the Cours Saleya stands a...
Arts / Performance Venues Nice
 
Palais Lascaris
The aristocratic Lascaris Palace was built in...
Museums / Galleries, Castles / Palaces Nice
 
Place Garibaldi
Encircled by grand vaulted arcades stuccoed in...
Squares Nice
 
Place Masséna
As Cours Saleya is the heart of the Vieille...
Squares Nice
 
Port de Nice
In 1750 the Duke of Savoy ordered a port to be...
Marinas / Piers Nice

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