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Old town

With its cobblestone streets and fountains, Aix-en-Provence old town is an ideal area to stroll and enjoy the sun in its lively terraces.

From the Place de l’Hôtel de Ville (City Hall) to the Mazarin Quarter, you can contemplate the architectural heritage that the city has to offer and get carried away in the traditional markets.

Cours Mirabeau

Renowned for its four fountains and rows of trees, the Mirabeau avenue is the most prestigious in town.

Recently refurbished, the promenade has many cafés and stores that date back to the nineteenth century. The pedestrian area is perfect for strolling and contemplating the beauty of this city.

Place de la Rotonde

With its majestic fountain, the Place de la Rotonde is a must-see in the city.

The fountain is governed by three statues representing Justice, Agriculture and Beaux Arts. Connected to the Cours Mirabeau, this square is the convergence point of the main avenues in the city.

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WHAT TO DO

 

Fabienne Verdier

Fabienne Verdier

From 21st June to 13th October

The Museum Granet the first to presents an exhibition of Fabienne Verdier's work in a French museum. An occasion to admire 50 pictures of this great artist of the contemporary painting.

Comic Festival

Comic Festival

From 6th April to 25th May

If you’re a fan, this is a great opportunity to do workshops, performances, or have a meeting at the symposia organized during the festival. Aix is always colored but, this weekend, it's even more.

Festival d'Aix-en-Provence

Festival d'Aix-en-Provence

From 3rd to 22nd July

The most prestigious opera festivals in Europe. This year’s programme includes: operas, offering an extremely wide variety of musical styles, voices, orchestral flavours and dramatic situations.

CONNECTIONS​

The largest metropolis in the Midi area is located between the Mediterranean Sea and the Estaque mountain range. ​​

At the heart of Provence, Avignon is a medieval city that has preserved a rich religious heritage with scores of churches, chapels, and the famous Palais des Papes.​​​

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