Les Médiévales des Baux : à l'aube de la Renaissance

Les Baux de Provence - Historical reconstruction - Du 07 avril au 31 août, tous les jours pendant les vacances scolaires, les weekends et les jours fériés

Voyagez du Xe au XXIe siècle au travers des animations retraçant l'histoire du Château des Baux. Découvrez une riche épopée qui vous emmène à la rencontre des chevaliers féodaux, des maîtres d'armes et des artisans médiévaux, de la cour de François 1er et au raffinement de la Renaissance, jusqu'aux poètes félibres du XIXe siècle. Ce parcours se poursuit aux XXe et XXIe siècles à la rencontre des artistes Picasso, Cocteau, Clergue et la famille princière de Monaco... Démonstrations, saynètes, expositions jalonnent cette promenade culturelle et familiale.

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Entrée from 5,50
Forfait from 9,50
  • For kids
  • Pets allowed

Information provided by OT Les Baux de Provence

  • Organiser

    Château des Baux

    13520 Les Baux de Provence

  • Lieux

    Château des Baux
    13520 Les Baux de Provence

  • Phone

    • 04 90 54 55 56
  • Fax

    04 90 54 55 00

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07 April to 31 August
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Historical reconstruction

Tir à la Catapulte Géante (Giant Catapult) - Les Baux de Provence

Les Baux de Provence

At the foot of the Castle, in the dry ditch, you are invited to measure your address through firing crossbow. Supervised by qualified animators, put yourself in the shoes of an archer of the middle ages. Inside of a shooting stand restoring conditions of Veterans of the middle ages (shots through…

07 April to 31 August
Les machines de siège
Historical reconstruction

Les machines de siège

Les Baux de Provence

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07 April to 31 August
Le village d'artisans
Historical reconstruction

Le village d'artisans

Les Baux de Provence

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Where to stay

La Maison De Pauline
Holiday rental

La Maison De Pauline

Maussane les Alpilles

Ancient 2-story house, 160 m², in the village of Maussane, completely renovated, quality design. Ground floor: kitchen (microwave), living / dining room (DVD player, satellite tv), fireplace. 1st floor: 4 bedrooms with 5 single beds and 1 double bed (160x200). 2 bathrooms, one with shower and…

Mas Des Argelas - La Picholine
Holiday rental

Mas Des Argelas - La Picholine

Maussane les Alpilles

1.5 km from the village, backed by the Alpilles, the property of 6200 m2, fenced and closed by an automatic gate, has an exceptional view over the valley of Les Baux-de-Provence; it is organized in three terraces: the olive grove, the pool and lavender areas, and finally the farmhouse, surrounded…

Domaine le Hameau des Baux
Hotel

Domaine le Hameau des Baux

Le Paradou

In the purest respect for tradition, love of old stone buildings and the materials of yesteryear, this Hamlet brings charming old buildings back to life. A barn, a shed, a chapel, a dovecote, and a mill now serve a single cause: to reveal this little secret world to a privileged few. Most rooms…

Le Mas Saint Roman - La pichoulino
Holiday rental

Le Mas Saint Roman - La pichoulino

Maussane les Alpilles

Le Mas Saint Roman vous accueille au coeur du Parc Naturel Régional des Alpilles, au milieu de 20ha d'oliviers. Le mas et son ancien moulin à huile du 18ème siècle abritent 4 gîtes de 40,56 et 130m2. La piscine e 12x6 avec bain à remous offre une vue magnifique sur les oliveraies et la…

Villa la Pinède
B&B

Villa la Pinède

Maussane les Alpilles

Villa la Pinéde, chambres d'hôtes GAY & FRIENDS. La villa offre 5 chambres avec tout le confort souhaitable ainsi qu'un accès privé à la terrasse et à la grande piscine chauffée. Que ce soit en formule BnB, chambre d'hôtes ou location, elle peut accueillir jusqu'à 12 personnes.

Tournesol
Holiday rental

Tournesol

Saint Rémy de Provence

Pretty little detached gîte in the countryuside, close to the owner's house. 1 other gîte on the property. Gd fl: kitchen, 1 double bedrm, bathrm, WC. Central heating included. Mini washing machine. TV aerial socket. Covered patio with garden furniture, enclosed courtyard, barbecue, parking.

Le Penequet
Holiday rental

Le Penequet

Maussane les Alpilles

At the exit of the village, apt located on the ground floor of a villa. Main room with a sofa convertible/2 pers and corner kitchen. A small room with 1 bed/2 pers. shower room with WC. Garden furniture, terrace. Private and closed in the courtyard parking. The cabinet can be rented on demand…

Fabian des Baux
Hotel

Fabian des Baux

Les Baux de Provence

Charming 3-star hotel with 31 rooms that can each accommodate up to 4 people. Flavoursome food made from local products.

Mas de l'Oulivie
Hotel

Mas de l'Oulivie

Les Baux de Provence

At the heart of an olive grove, a pleasant Provençal house with discreet and refined decor. A complete change of scenery with an amazing landscaped pool, rock garden, submerged beach and integrated spa. Gourmet salads and grilled lunch are served around the pool for guests. Awarded the "Hotels…

Things to do

Chapelle Saint Blaise
Monument

Chapelle Saint Blaise

Les Baux de Provence

The old Romanesque chapel of Saint Blaise, erected by the weavers' and carders' association in honour of their patron saint, dates back to the 12th century. It became the seat of their Brotherhood in the 18th century. This small chapel now screens a film called 'Provence seen from the Sky', which…

Fondation Louis Jou
Cultural place

Fondation Louis Jou

Les Baux de Provence

The most beautiful works of Louis Jou are exhibited in an intimate setting in the six rooms of the Hôtel Renaissance Jean de Brion, amidst the marbles and the many collections of incunabula, old books, engravings by Dürer and Goya, paintings, sculptures and ceramics. Also visit the workshop…

Mendes-Ruiz Tapissier
Craftsman

Mendes-Ruiz Tapissier

Maussane les Alpilles

Mendes-Ruiz sont des tapissiers qui utilisent des matières premières choisies selon des critères stricts en accord avec les traditions, la vie des meubles et l’environnement, tout en restant en veille technologique. L’atelier privilégie l’emploi de matières naturelles quand elles…

Le village des Baux de Provence
Site

Le village des Baux de Provence

Les Baux de Provence

The village of Les Baux de Provence, perched on a rocky promontory, has an incredibly rich architectural heritage. Its citadel dominates extraordinarily beautiful natural sites. It contains exceptional décors which relate the testimonies of the past, continue traditions, house the art of the men…

Moulin du Calanquet
Olives - Huiles d'olives

Moulin du Calanquet

Saint Rémy de Provence

The Brun family has lived in Saint Rémy de Provence for five generations. Anne and Gilles built the olive oil mill 12 years ago. We produce pure, natural high-quality cold pressed extra virgin olive oils, as well as a wide range of gourmet products such as tapenades, ratatouille and jams. Visits…

Domaine de Trevallon
Wines

Domaine de Trevallon

Saint Etienne du Grès

The Domaine de Trevallon is located on the north slope of the Alpilles, near Saint Rémy de Provence. Eloi Dürrbach created the vineyard In 1973 on an extraordinary site of both garrigue and limestone rocks. Open by appointment only.

Origin’l
Fashion / shopping

Origin’l

Les Baux de Provence

Artisan, créateur, importateur, notre expérience de plus de 20 ans, nous permet de vous proposer une large collection de bijoux montés sur argent en pierres précieuses et semi-précieuses que nous avons glané à travers le monde. A base de minéraux ou fossiles nos bijoux sauront vous…

Autour du Zinc
Craftsman

Autour du Zinc

Maussane les Alpilles

Atelier artisanal de création de mobilier en zinc pour la maison et le jardin , fontaine, bassin, plateau de table , comptoir, console en zinc , socles en zinc pour présentation d objets et d' oeuvres d'art luminaires en zinc ...

Sud Etoffe - La Maison de Provence
Fashion / shopping

Sud Etoffe - La Maison de Provence

Les Baux de Provence

The decor at manufacturer prices. Fabrics of furnishing, canvas jacquard, printed, stitched cotton quilts. Mail order catalogue offered to all our clients.

Where to eat

L' Oustaloun
Food guide restaurant

L' Oustaloun

Maussane les Alpilles

We love the cosy look of this "little house" ("oustaloun" in Provencal) - a two-star hotel with a ground floor restaurant decorated with bric-a-brac, tucked under the ancient stone arches of a 16th-century abbey. Chef Jérôme Sauton's Provencal cuisine has a special fondness for the Alpilles…

Le Mas d'Aigret
Food guide restaurant

Le Mas d'Aigret

Les Baux de Provence

Against the backdrop of the Les Baux Fortress, this former Mas enjoys exceptional views extending from the Alpilles to Camargue. You will overlook Provence from the terrace, whose tables are nestled among the mulberry trees, from its pool, which is illuminated at night, and from the Roches des…

Oustau de Baumanière
Food guide restaurant

Oustau de Baumanière

Les Baux de Provence

A 16th century Provençal Mas at the foot of Les Baux de Provence Château, in the golden triangle of the Alpilles. Thirty charming, sophisticated furnished rooms and apartments, pools and tennis courts await you. In this exceptional place, Jean-André Charial serves fresh, high-quality cuisine…

Ou Ravi Provençau
Food guide restaurant

Ou Ravi Provençau

Maussane les Alpilles

Ou Ravi Prouvencau, restaurant dans les Alpilles, propose une cuisine traditionnelle provençale à Maussane-les-Alpilles, dans la Vallée des Baux. Une cuisine Provençale vérité, familiale et artisanale, à savourer l'été dans le jardin ou l'hiver dans la salle au charme rustique près de…

Le Potager
Table 13

Le Potager

Le Paradou

Imagine a luxury hotel resembling a Provencal village… From the forge to the fountain, mill and boules court, everything here is larger than life and bathed in the scents of sweet almond trees. Welcome to "Le Hameau des Baux"… recently crowned with a dining room - two in fact! The gastronomic…

Pizza BRUN
Food guide restaurant

Pizza BRUN

Maussane les Alpilles

Pizzas au feu de bois

Le clos saint roch
Food guide restaurant

Le clos saint roch

Maussane les Alpilles

Nestled around a pretty courtyard, you are will be greeted with ease by its owners, Emmanuel and Nathalie Billaud

Le Bistrot du Paradou
Food guide restaurant

Le Bistrot du Paradou

Le Paradou

Culinary specialities: all Provençal recipes.

Aux Ateliers
Food guide restaurant

Aux Ateliers

Maussane les Alpilles

Produits frais, cuisine gastronomique dans un cadre verdoyant Produits régionaux, souvenirs, à boire et à manger toute la journée... Florence vous accueille à la boutique, Aux Ateliers chez Franck et Flo, à l'entrée de Maussane-les-Alpilles, en venant de Mouriès. Vous trouverez une…

Inspirations

The 'OM'

The 'OM'

Lifestyle

The 'OM' is more than just a symbol, it's a way of life!

Calissons

Calissons

Aix-en-Provence prides in concocting 'Calisson' candies made with a thin candied melon paste and ground almonds topped with royal icing. Yummy

La pétanque

La pétanque

This sport (yes, Pétanque is a sport, but we'll talk about that later) is an intrinsic part of life in Marseille and has been from generation to generation!

Every quarter has its own boules court and/or boules association, including, of course, a watering hole...

Between Bad Boys and Mia... Rap in Marseille

Between Bad Boys and Mia... Rap in Marseille

Thanks to the huge success of bands such as IAM and La Fonky Family, Marseille has earned its status as one of France's foremost rap capitals. Hoisted to heritage status in this city known for its gift of the gab, the movement has propelled a new generation of signature names to the front of the scene: the heirs have arrived.