Antibes 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 Antibes one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Antibes 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 Antibes 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 Antibes. Explore the historical monuments of Antibes with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Antibes guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Antibes page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Antibes landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Antibes.
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Chemin de la Garoupe, Antibes, France
Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes is a walking area we bet you can’t avoid. The beauty of the path is but obviously the magnificent surrounding amidst which the path for walking was constructed. What will catch your eye are the historic structures, snow crowned mountain peaks and crystal clear rock pools along the path. The path is very well maintained and is completely worth a visit.
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Usee du Fort Carre, Avenue du 11 novembre, 06600 Antibes
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Fort Carre was built in the second half of the 15th century on the orders of King Henry 2. The fort is witness to the history of the most fought over region of Antibes. If you choose to take a walk down the history lane of the city of Antibes and glance through the work of Marquis de Vauban, Fort Caree is a much recommended Attraction.
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Quai des Milliardaires, 06600 Antibes, France
Le Nomade is a one of its type sculpture that beautifully stands out as a landmark in the city of Antibes. Pay a visit to this magnificent piece of art during your random coastal stroll to enrich your experience in the city of Antibes. Jaume Plensa the hand behind Le Nomade is one of the most important sculptors on the existing art scene.
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Le Cap d'Antibes, Boulevard John F Kennedy, 06160 Antibes, France
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Musee Napoleonien is a famous museum in the heart of Antibes. The museum houses paintings, sculptures, prints and various other art works. It also offers a panoramic view of the Cap d'Antibes from its spacious terrace. Be it for the museum of the breathtaking view, the Musee Napoleonien is a much recommended visit in Antibes.
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635 Route du Phare, 06600 Antibes, France
Notre-Dame de Bon Port is a historic attraction that depicts the cultural side of Antibes. The port is pretty interesting to teenagers as well. Around the Notre-Dame de Bon Port is a lighthouse that you can climb up to. There is also a beautiful chapel around the port that houses drawings, paintings, models, medals; etc. The port is perfect to carr...
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173, chemin du Valbosquet, 06600 Antibes
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Fondation Hartung-Bergman is a historic property that was once purchased by two artists by the names of Hans Hartung and Anna-Eva Bergman with a plan of designing their own architecture and defining the villa with their abstract paintings. The stretch of land brought stretched over a hill in the city of Antibes. Today, the attraction comprises ...
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1 Rue du Saint-Esprit, 06600 Antibes, France
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Antibes cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral located on the French Rivera. The cathedral is considered as a national monument of France. The church once destroyed by the barbarians was reconstructed in the 13th century. The the carved portal by Jacques Dole which belongs to the 18th century is the main highlight of the Antibes cathedral.