Aix-en-provence is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Aix-en-provence one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Aix-en-provence is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Aix-en-provence or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Aix-en-provence. Explore the historical monuments of Aix-en-provence with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Aix-en-provence guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Aix-en-provence page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Aix-en-provence landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Aix-en-provence.
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Route du Tholonet, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
12:01 am - 12:00 am
A landmark and symbol of Aix-en-Provence, this mountain is known for its heritage buildings like Sainte Victoire monument dating back to the 17th century. The mountain reaches an altitude of 1011 metres and the offers excellent view from the top.
Adorned with peppered stone walls, this is an ideal area for walking. There are several religious sites...
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34 Place des Martyrs-de-la-Resistance, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
One of the most important religious structures in Aix-en-Provence, the Cathedral St. Sauveur dates back to 4th century. But the major part of it that stands today belongs to 15th and 16th century. A priced possession given its remarkable art works like the notable Triptch in the St Lazaire with its three panels that depict the burning bush was pain...
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40 chemin de la Badesse | 13547 Aix-En-Provence, 13547 Les Milles, Aix-en-Provence, France
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
This historical monument is one of the nine important venues of French collective memory and is only large French internment and deportation camp which is open to public.
The sections in the museum include:
The history of Shoah and genocide crimes committed during the rule of Armenians, Tziganes and the Tutsis.
Educational centre that in...