Anniversaire de la mort de Frédéric Mistral

Maillane - Centre ville, musée et centre Mistral - Meeting - In April - Dates and program to be confirmed - Free

Traditionally, every year, ceremonies tribute to the poet maillanais, Nobel Prize for literature. Thus, on 25 March, held the commemoration of the death of Frédéric Mistral (in 1914). After the mass in Provençal, the traditional pilgrimage accompanied the riders of the Nacioun Gardiano to the cemetery where a bouquet of lavender is deposited.

No admission charge

  • Free
  • Public car park, Coach park

Information provided byOT Maillane

  • Contact

    13910 Maillane

  • Organiser

    Bureau municipal de tourisme de Maillane
  • Phone

    • 04 32 61 93 86
  • Fax

    04 32 62 85 34

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Mas Du Breuil

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Les Lauriers
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Les Lauriers

Graveson

Halfway between Avignon and Arles, in the countryside, the holiday cottage Laurels on a property already proposing an other one (13G99-St Pons). Independent on the ground floor with a covered terrace (18 m ² - garden furniture and deckchairs) and its semi closed raised ground (150 m ²). Main…

Le Mas Des Oliviers 1
Holiday rental

Le Mas Des Oliviers 1

Graveson

Very pretty detached gite, quality appointments in a recently built villa. Peaceful, country setting. Restful view of the garden and private pool. Ground floor: kitchen/living room/lounge, big flat screen TV/DVD player, video recorder, radio. WC. 1 bedroom (with 2 twinned 90x200 beds), private…

Le Mazet
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Le Mazet

Maillane

In a traditional village in the Alpilles, 500 meters from shops, totally independent house on a large open yard of 1000 m² in the countryside. On the ground floor : nice bright room opening onto the shaded 30 m² terrace with garden furniture and sunbathing. Living-room with sofa for 2 people,…

L'Olivier
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L'Olivier

Graveson

In the countryside, on an organic farm (fruits and vegetables), gite adjoining another gite but well separated. Private 500 m² courtyard fully closed, terrace 33 m² under pergola with garden furniture.On the ground floor : kitchen (oven, microwave) open to the living room, dining area, sofa bed…

Petit Manzon
Holiday rental

Petit Manzon

Châteaurenard

South of Avignon and at a few minutes of St Remy de Provence, detached house on a farming concern in the countryside. Ground floor : living room/kitchen with wood stove (15 €/50 liters). 1 bedroom (2 single beds). 1 bedroom (1 double bed). 1 bedroom (1 double bed). shower-room. Toilet. Electric…

L'Estello
Holiday rental

L'Estello

Saint Rémy de Provence

Partie de maison indépendante à 1,2km du centre ville de Saint Rémy de Provence.Cette location de vacances (70m2 pour 4 pers), proche de tous commerces se situe dans un environnement verdoyant. Elle est composée d' un séjour, d'une cuisine double en rez de chaussée et de 2 chambres à l'…

Le Guynemer
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Le Guynemer

Maillane

In the village of Maillane, gite on the 1st floor of a XIXth century house, completely renovated. Decorated with taste, the gite is accessible via an outside staircase. The staircase leads to the terrace of the house, about 10 m², private and adjoining the gite. 1st floor: living room / kitchen…

Mme Odile et Pierre Cros
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Mme Odile et Pierre Cros

Saint Rémy de Provence

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Things to do

L' Escargot des Alpilles
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L' Escargot des Alpilles

Saint Rémy de Provence

Je suis Héliciculteur depuis plus de 10 ans et je produit 2 variété d'escargot le Petit Gris et Le Gros Gris . J'assure l'élevage, la transformation et la commercialisation de mes escargots. Je vous offre un grand choix de produits de l'escargot vivant a l'escargot cuisiné .

Provence Quad Location
Bicycle hire

Provence Quad Location

Graveson

Adult and child mountain bike rental. Organisation of quad biking tours and tastings accompanied by a state-certified guide. Discover the Baux de Provence Valley and the Alpilles. Accessible to all with a driver’s license and a minimum of 6 years for passengers. 1-3 hour or half day tours for…

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Craftsman

Alban Gaillard

Saint Rémy de Provence

Demonstration: mouth-blown, hand-shaped crystal. Tableware, lamps and one-of-a-kind items.

Fabrique Santons de Provence
Christmas crib figures

Fabrique Santons de Provence

Graveson

The Provence Santon Studio in Graveson reveals lots of secrets and traditional skills. Mme Roze, Master Santon-maker, skilfully works the clay; all the santons, whether painted or dressed, require attention to detail, passion and fineness. She also offers visits to the studio and demonstrations…

Museum Frédéric Mistral
Museum

Museum Frédéric Mistral

Maillane

The poet Frédéric Mistral (1830-1914) lived in Maillane, where he composed all his work; in 1904 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. He was also the founder of the Félibrige association. The house where he lived from 1876 until his death on 25 March 1914 has retained the authentic…

Artisanat des tranchées 1914
Museum

Artisanat des tranchées 1914

Châteaurenard

More than 1,000 items from the 1914-1918 war have been brought together in the home of Mme Maryse Dupont. Mme Dupont has a passionate interest in the First World War and has recreated an entire era with her impressive collection of items, each one more amazing than the last, including lighters…

Musée des Arômes et du Parfum
Museum

Musée des Arômes et du Parfum

Graveson

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Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud
Museum

Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud

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Macarons de Provence
Greed, Greediness

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Saint Rémy de Provence

Atelier de fabrication artisanale de macarons à l'ancienne, naturellement sans gluten à Saint Rémy de Provence. Assistez à la fabrication des macarons depuis la boutique au travers d'une grande baie vitrée qui donne sur l'atelier. Vente à la boutique du mercredi au vendredi de 10h00 à…

Where to eat

Le Mas des Amandiers
Cuisine de Provence

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Graveson

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L'Oustalet Maianen
Food guide restaurant

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Located in the centre of Maillane, where author Frédéric Mistral - a fervent defender of Provencal traditions - was born, this is what you could call a "great little place". The owner is warm and welcoming and so is his food. Mistral would have been proud of this tribute to fresh and local fare…

Inspirations

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Marcel Pagnol

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The soap

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