The starry night - The conferences

Arles - Antiquité - Friday 29 October 2021. Thursday 13 January 2022. - Free

Thursday 13 January at 6pm - Pytheas, the incredible ancient exploration

2300 years ago, the Marseilles-born Pythéas set out to explore the regions of

the far north of Europe. Of the accounts of his voyage, only a few

testimonies have survived. They speak of the ocean, the stars of the far north

and the mysterious Thule, the island at the end of the world... An incredible journey

An incredible journey of exploration to the Arctic Circle.

By François Herbaux, journalist and writer

Saturday 29 January at 9pm - Agora (dir. Alejandro Amenábar, 2009)

Conference-projection - Organised by Antiquipop, an association whose aim is to study references to antiquity in contemporary popular culture. The screening is followed by a conference-debate with the audience.

This film, which traces the destiny of Hypathy of Alexandria, a woman of letters and science at the heart of a Roman Empire in crisis, will

to examine her correspondence with historical sources and to discuss the place of women in late Roman antiquity.

With Élise Pampanay

  • Free

Information provided by Office de Tourisme d'Arles

  • Address

    Musée départemental Arles antique
    Avenue de la 1er division Française libre
    Presqu'Ile du Cirque Romain

    13200 Arles

  • Organiser

    Musée départemental Arles antique

  • Phone

    • 04 13 31 51 03
  • Website

Where to stay

Le 25
Holiday rental

Le 25

Arles

Ideally located in the heart of Arles, in front of the arena, this typically Arles House of 70 m² on three levels has been entirely renovated and equipped.Guests among other WiFi, linens, TV and kitchen fully equipped for your comfort and your independence.

Rodin
Hotel

Rodin

Arles

Located in a quiet area, only a 15-minute walk from the city center of Arles, the Le Rodin hotel has spacious and comfortable rooms.They have a terrace or a balcony overlooking the pool and the garden.Each air-conditioned room is equipped with a bathroom, TV satellite, mini bar and free WiFi.You…

Youth Hostel
Communal accommodation

Youth Hostel

Arles

The youth hostel is located close to the city centre and major tourist attractions of the region.This proximity will allow you to enjoy your holiday. Day cultural visits or sporting activities to start and in the evening discover the sweetness of life of the youth hostel.

Maison Volver
Hotel

Maison Volver

Arles

A hotel thought as a home... in the heart of the historic centre, 30 metres from the arena.16 different rooms to the eclectic décor: hodgepodge of universe, objects and colors creating a universe to measure.

Jules César
Hotel

Jules César

Arles

Located in the heart of Arles in Provence, the Hotel Jules César offers you a true journey back in time where nothing is left to chance.Built in a former 17th century Carmelite convent, enhanced by 18th century elements and contemporary art and designed by Christian Lacroix, the Julius Caesar…

Le rossignol
Holiday rental

Le rossignol

Arles

Studio a room with shower room and WC. Corner kitchenette, bed 140, table ber and office. TV, wardrobe ice, microwave, 2 hotplates, refrigerator etc... Very charming.

L'Ancien Moulin à Tabac
Holiday rental

L'Ancien Moulin à Tabac

Arles

Terraced house on 2 levels with outdoor area with a barbecue and a space for bikes. Located in a quiet and typical Arles. The accommodation is close to the historical and cultural heritage of the city of Arles, 10 minutes walk from the train station, the city centre and all amenities. Free…

La Fleury
Holiday rental

La Fleury

Arles

The House is located in the neighborhood of the rocket a few steps from the shops, restaurants and monuments.The location is quiet and ideal for visiting the historical places in the city but also the region (Camargue, Alpilles, Provencal villages...). The fully air-conditioned House combining…

Calm and sunny in the heart of the historic centre
Holiday rental

Calm and sunny in the heart of the historic centre

Arles

Right in the center of Arles, you will be 50 meters from the arenas, 150 meters from the ancient theater and 500 meters from the Place du Forum with all these cafes and the famous Van Gogh café. The apartment is in a 19th century building. Very quiet, bright and well ventilated with a southern…

Things to do

Manade Jalabert
Family recreation

Manade Jalabert

Arles

The Jalabert family has been breeding pure Camargue horses and fighting bulls at the Mas de la Chassagne for four generations. In this 350-hectare estate in the heart of the Regional Natural Park of Camargue, near Arles, Luc and Marc Jalabert invite you to discover their livestock in their…

Etat des lieux
Souvenirs shopping

Etat des lieux

Arles

Present on the scene for more than 20 years, State of places puts forward the Art of the table, furniture, fixture and playful objects. With an area of 120 m2, you will find many brands in the different areas: Alessi, Kartell, Luce Plan and pylons coexist among other equally renowned for their…

Grand Mas du Roy
Craftsman / producer

Grand Mas du Roy

Arles

Sale at the farm, olive oil (Award for excellence 2007), cheeses, juices of fruit and seasonal fruits, organic rice, jams, wine, organic wine, honey. Gold Medal 2008 contest regionnal PACA olive oils. Culture reasoned

Conservatory of the provençal santon
Cultural place

Conservatory of the provençal santon

Arles

It is without doubt one of the richest santon museums in Provence. In an 18th century house you can admire the works of the greatest Provencal santon makers of the past and present. In addition to the works of fifteen "Meilleurs Ouvriers de France" santon makers, you will find on more than 160…

Farfantello
Souvenirs shopping

Farfantello

Arles

Farfantello est une adresse pour les enfants, petits et grands. Un choix magique de décoration vintage pour la chambre et de jouets rétro qui nous replonge dans nos souvenirs d'enfance. Il faut entrer pour découvrir tout plein d'idées cadeaux et de trésors pour les minots (ananas Goodnight…

Sol y Sombra
Fashion / shopping

Sol y Sombra

Arles

Offer "Arles in winter": for the purchase of 2 items and in the Men's and Women's Creation collections, discount of 15% on the total amount.In her red and black shop, Patricia immerses us in the world of bullfighting by mixing a selection of artists and stylists. Aficionados will find their…

Primatiale Saint Trophime
Cultural place

Primatiale Saint Trophime

Arles

Date: 12th and 15th centuries Era: Middle Ages Type: Religious architecture Status: Property of the Town of Arles and listed as a national Historic Monument in 1840 and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in1981 The Christian community of Arles was one of the first in Gaul, with the presence of a Bishop…

The District of la Roquette
Cultural place

The District of la Roquette

Arles

This district dates back to the Middle Ages and was for a long time the favourite district of mariners; the La Roquette district remains one of the most attractive in town. Its original urban herringbone layout features attractive narrow and sometimes raised houses between the Quai du Rhône and…

The river Rhône
Landscape

The river Rhône

Tarascon, Port-Saint-Louis-du-Rhône, Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Arles

The Rhone and its delta have not only given their name to the department, but this peaceful and majestic river also forms the backbone of the Bouches-du-Rhone. From Avignon to the Camargue beaches, the river passes through the most authentic Provençal landscapes. Famous for a long time for the…

Where to eat

Infin Coffee
Restaurants à emporter

Infin Coffee

Arles

Offer "Arles in winter": a coffee offered with formulas.Warm coffee shop bathed in light, offering a specialty coffee, cakes, granola, soup, salad, sandwiches based on local products.It's all homemade.Continuous service: the entire menu at all hours.

The bust and the ear
Restaurants à emporter

The bust and the ear

Arles

The bust and the ear: cellar wines, Delicatessen and tastings on-site... And much more!

L'Apostrophe
Restaurants à emporter

L'Apostrophe

Arles

" Arles in winter " special offer : a free cup of coffee! Located in the center of the city of Arles, L'Apostrophe has a variety of facets. Throughout the day the team will accompany you from breakfast to the end of the evening for every privileged moment.

L'Oriel
Menus de Fêtes

L'Oriel

Arles

L'ORIEL: a gourmet French restaurant with 100% homemade cuisine, local producers and seasonal products. Run by a young passionate chef Quentin LEPILLIET and his partner Océane MARTINEZ, chef de salle. L'ORIEL is located in an 18th century building with exposed stones, in the heart of the city,…

Menu Saint Sylvestre 148€ par personne, hors boissons Cocktail maison accompagné de deux pièces apéritives L'Huitre de Camargue Algues / Eau de Mer / Shiso Le Foie gras de canard Porto / Ananas / Noisettes La Noix de Saint Jacques Topinambour / Crosnes / Combawa Le Granité Gin bourdaine / Citron / Orange Le Chapon Chou / Champignons / Truffe Le Brie truffé (Fromagerie Arlésienne) La Buche Noix de Coco / Mangue / Passion Réservation : 04 90 49 49 21 - contact@restaurantoriel.com Sur place

V G : La cantine végétale
Restaurants à emporter

V G : La cantine végétale

Arles

Restaurant and tea room 100% vegan.It is in the heart of the city that you can find this charming and poetic place in the garden of the Van Gogh space.Marie Muccio offers an elaborate, vegetable, organic and local restaurant with multiple flavours. A diet that takes care of your health and that…

VOLUBILIS
Restaurants à emporter

VOLUBILIS

Arles

Located in the heart of the city's historic centre, volubilis blends perfectly into the shadow of the Arenas, this hotel offers a journey into the culinary culture of Moroccan traditions

WA - crazy
Restaurants à emporter

WA - crazy

Arles

After 10 years in the Japan, Yann offers Ramen, these soups of wheat in different broths and some Donburi pasta, these large bowls of rice trimmed of raw fish, marine or grilled.Julia will be happy to explain our menu and its snacking as well as our selection of Japanese beers and sakes...Welcome…

ALLORA
Restaurants à emporter

ALLORA

Arles

Traditional Italian food, product costs and Italian wines, French meat, wild fish of Mediterranean, local fruits and vegetables

Le Petit Bar à Thym
Restaurants à emporter

Le Petit Bar à Thym

Arles

Fresh quality products, home-made dishes. Quality, you can try!