Aix-en-Provence Attractions

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  • Cours Mirabeau
  • Saint Sauveur Catherdral
  • There is certainly no shortage of things to do in this lovely French town. Take the first day and stroll around the town, taking in the small quaint shops and fresh bakeries. Walk down Le Cours Mirabeau, the most popular street in Aix-en Provence. This main thoroughfare is lined with trees planted during the early 1800’s. Next, walk through town to visit Paul Cézanne’s home and painting studio, also known as the Atelier Paul Cezanne. This picturesque property is sure to put you in the artistic mood. Afterwards, head to one of the many art museums in the area, such as the Musee Granet, located in the heart of the historic district. Or, if your interests lie in more locally produced art, check out the Galerie d’Art du Consiel General, which showcases Southern French artists specifically. You can also head to the Cathedrale Saint-Sauveur, which is a beautiful combination of architectural styles popular during various time periods in Southern France. No matter where you choose to wander on your visit to this small, picturesque town, you’ll be happy with its charm, liveliness, and mystique. This town is meant for walking, so put on your good shoes, pick up a croissant from a classic French bakery, and enjoy a relaxing day wandering around this beautiful town.

    Salle de Bois de l'Aune

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    1 place Victor Schoelcher

    Venue benefits Aix's culture and arts, plays and concerts... read more

    Musee Granet

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    Place Saint Jean de Malte

    Enjoy French fine art dating back to the 16th century... read more

    Musee Paul Arbaud

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    2 Rue du 4 Septembre

    Connect with the rich literary heritage of Aix-en Provence... read more

    Cours Mirabeau (Le)

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    1 Cours Mirabeau

    A popular, lively stretch with sidewalk cafes and fountains... read more

    Atelier Paul Cezanne

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    9 av. Paul-Cézanne
    Outside town

    Cézanne's studio, preserving his legacy, a peek at his life... read more

    Fondation Vasarely

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    1 Avenue Marcel Pagnol

    Dazzling retro-futurist museum of Op Artist Victor Vasarely... read more

    Montagne Sainte-Victoire (La)

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    Route de Cézanne

    A monumental ridge made famous by Cézanne's paintings... read more

    Galerie Claude Petitjean

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    10 Rue Laurent Fauchier

    A modern gallery housing pop and contemporary art...
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    Galerie d'Art du Conseil General

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    21 bis Cours Mirabeau
    Hôtel de Castillon

    Free exhibits dedicated to artists in the South of France... read more

    Cathédrale Saint-Sauveur

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    34 Rue Jacques de la Roque

    Ancient national monument with Romanesque and Gothic styles... read more

    Brûlerie Richelme

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    Enjoy coffee from all over the world!... read more

    Eglise Saint Paul

    27 avenue de l'Europe Encagnane

    Church and concert hall for classical music...
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    Chapelle des Jésuites - Lycée Sacré-coeur

    22 rue Lacépède

    Jesuit chapel, first church by Laurent Vallon in the 1690's... read more

    Chapelle de la Visitation, Sainte-Catherine-de-Sienne

    12 rue Mignet

    17th-Century monastery with a remarkable baroque facade... read more

    La Place de l'Hotel de Ville

    Place de l'Hôtel de Ville

    A square with markets overlooks the historic city hall... read more

    Observatoire de la Sinne

    1185 Chemin du Puits d'Auzon

    Observatory... read more

    Indian Forest Sud

    Les Petites Bastides

    Adventure Park... read more

    Colorado Aventures

    Colorado Aventures

    Adventure Park... read more

    Parc Animalier L'Arc en Ciel


    Charming Zoo... read more

    Domaine Du Grand Saint Jean

    4855 Chemin du Grand Saint

    Historic Estate... read more
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