If you appreciate art, Provence is the place to be. Many beloved French painters including Renoit, Picasso, Matisse and Chagall had homes here, and these have been turned into wonderful museums. Provence is also a great destination for contemporary art. Here’s our rundown on the top museums to visit while in Provence.
Opening times: Wednesday to Monday, 10am to 8pm from 8 July until 3 September; 11am to 7pm from 4 September until 1 November; 11am to 6pm from 2 November until 30 April; 11am to 6pm from 2 May until 7 July
Opening times: Daily, 10am to 7pm from 1 May until 30 September; 10 am to 6pm from 1 October until 30 April
Opening times: Daily, except Tuesdays and specific bank holidays (25 Dec, 1 Jan and 1 May). From June to September, 10am to 1pm, 2pm to 6pm (gardens 10am to 6pm). From October to March, 10am to 12pm, 2pm to 5pm. From April to May, 10am to 12pm, 2pm to 6pm.
Opening times: Monday, Wednesday to Sunday (closed Tuesday) 10am to 6pm (23 June until 15 October); 11am to 6pm (2 to 22 January/16 October to 31 December). Closed 1 January, Easter Sunday, 1 May, 25 December.
Opening times: July to August, Monday to Sunday, 11am to 8pm (Friday to 9pm); September, Monday to Sunday, 10am to 7pm; October to April, 10am to 1pm, 2pm to 6pm; closed on 1 January, 1 May, 11 November and 25 December. Closed May to June.
Opening times: Monday, Wednesday to Sunday (closed Tuesday) 10am to 5pm (from November to April); 11am–6pm (from May to October). Closed 1 January, Easter Sunday, 1 May, 25 December.
Opening times: Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 7pm; closed Monday.
Opening times: Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm; closed Monday.
Opening times: Daily, 8am to 8pm.
Opening times: Tuesday to Sunday (closed Monday) 10am to 6pm (23 June to 15 October); 11am to 6pm (2 January to 22 January/16 October to 31 December). Closed 1 January, Easter Sunday, 1 May, 25 December.
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Culture Trip launched in 2011 with a simple yet passionate mission: to inspire people to go beyond their boundaries and experience what makes a place, its people and its culture special and meaningful — and this is still in our DNA today. We are proud that, for more than a decade, millions like you have trusted our award-winning recommendations by people who deeply understand what makes certain places and communities so special.
Increasingly we believe the world needs more meaningful, real-life connections between curious travellers keen to explore the world in a more responsible way. That is why we have intensively curated a collection of premium small-group trips as an invitation to meet and connect with new, like-minded people for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in three categories: Culture Trips, Rail Trips and Private Trips. Our Trips are suitable for both solo travelers, couples and friends who want to explore the world together.
Culture Trips are deeply immersive 5 to 16 days itineraries, that combine authentic local experiences, exciting activities and 4-5* accommodation to look forward to at the end of each day. Our Rail Trips are our most planet-friendly itineraries that invite you to take the scenic route, relax whilst getting under the skin of a destination. Our Private Trips are fully tailored itineraries, curated by our Travel Experts specifically for you, your friends or your family.
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