Top Historical Places in Toulon

Are you looking to explore the history of Toulon through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Toulon including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Toulon. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Toulon ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Toulon, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Toulon for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Toulon with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Place De La Liberte

    Historical Site, Monument, Statue, Square

    This place was commissioned in 1858 by the Toulon Ministry of War. It’s said to represent the spirit of modern Toulon, but it wasn’t until 1889 that it became known as Freedom Square. The highlights here are: The Grand Hotel – Once requisitioned by occupying forces in WWII, the building now holds the Liberty theatre. Tower of the Caissed'Epargne. The Fountain of The Federatio...Read more
  2. Statue Of Men Playing Cards

    Statue, Square

    It’s a charming enough square, but the highlight is definitely the statue right in the middle of it. Two seated sculptures are playing cards against each other, and your tourist bucket list absolutely demands that you click a picture of them with you in it.
  3. The Royal Tower And Museum

    Historical Site, Monument

    This landmark historical monument is one of the city’s most enduring sights. Believed to be dating back to the 16th century, built by King Louis the XII, this is a classic example of a Torrioni, a round tower with cannon, constructed around Renaissance Italy. 60 m in diameter, and 7 m thick, the fort has a long military history. This is described in the fort’s own museum. In 2006, t...Read more