Aix in resistance

Aix-en-Provence - Historique - Sunday 8 May 2022 between 2 pm and 4 pm. Saturday 20 August 2022 between 10 am and 12 pm.

More than seventy years after the end of the Second World War, come and discover the fascinating history of the Resistance in Aix. Through the testimonies, the streets, the buildings and the places of memory of the city of Aix, relive the feats of arms of the Resistance: the spectacular escape from prison, the chases, the sabotage...

➜ Booking at the information desk or on the website of the Tourist Office.

Information provided by Office de Tourisme d'Aix en Provence

  • Address

    Au départ de l'Office de Tourisme
    300 avenue Giuseppe Verdi
    13090 Aix-en-Provence

  • Organiser

    Secrets d'ici, Guided tours in Aix and around

  • Website

Where to stay

Appartcentredaix4
Holiday rental

Appartcentredaix4

Aix-en-Provence

Le bien est à deux pas des Allées, de la Rotonde, du Grand Théâtre de Provence et du Cours Mirabeau. Pour 2 personnes (+ 2 éventuellement). Caution rendue le dernier jour du séjour.

Grand Hotel Roi René Aix en Provence - MGallery
Hotel

Grand Hotel Roi René Aix en Provence - MGallery

Aix-en-Provence

Discover the intimate ambience of the Grand Hotel Roi René Aix-en-Provence. Surrender to the comfort of the bedding in our relaxing MGallery by Sofitel rooms. Explore the culinary delights of the Provencal region in our restaurant "La Table Du Roi". From March to October, enjoy our heated…

Hôtel Paul
Hotel

Hôtel Paul

Aix-en-Provence

Economic hotel very well located, at 50m from the old city nearby Opera Festival, market and the Thermes. A shaded garden for your leisure, where you can have your breakfast during summertime. Public car park "pasteur" 50 metres away. Free parking for motocycles. No pets. Free WIFI, and TV in…

City résidence Aix-en-Provence
Hotel

City résidence Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence

In a residential area, 20 minutes walk from the city center, City Residence is pleased to welcome you in a quiet and comfortable friendly space in the heart of the Provence. You can take the advantage of an apartment completely furnished and equipped for you business or touristic stays with…

Hôtel particulier Le 28
B&B

Hôtel particulier Le 28

Aix-en-Provence

L'Hotel Particulier Le 28 offers rooms and suites with an iPod docking station and a CD player. Decorated in a contemporary style, they also include free Wi-Fi access, an LCD TV and a DVD player. A continental breakfast is provided every morning on the large patio or in the lounge. You can…

Cottage Zola - N° 170216
Holiday rental

Cottage Zola - N° 170216

Aix-en-Provence

In the Aix countryside, in a large property secured property, two adjoining cottages. Duplex. On the ground floor : entrance with large closets for storage, washing machine and dishwasher. Living room with equipped kitchen (oven, vitroceramic, extractor hood, microwave, coffee machine Nespresso…

Hôtel du Globe
Hotel

Hôtel du Globe

Aix-en-Provence

This hotel is situated in the centre of the old town, near by the "Therms". The style is modern, it's a comfortable and charm hotel. There is a terrace on the roof. Private garage. You may ask for avalaibility. No smoking etablishment

Novotel Aix-en-Provence Pont de l'Arc Fenouillères
Hotel

Novotel Aix-en-Provence Pont de l'Arc Fenouillères

Aix-en-Provence

Located in a very green area, alongside the Arc river, at the Novotel Aix en Provence, you are in the heart of Provence. The hotel is located 5 km away from the town centre. for business or pleasure, Novotel priorities are your comfort and well being. Garden, swimming-pool, terrace... Private…

Cottage Cézanne - N° 160537
Holiday rental

Cottage Cézanne - N° 160537

Aix-en-Provence

Duplex. On the ground floor: entrance with large storage, washing machine and dishwasher. Living room with high ceiling and exposed beams, equipped kitchen (oven, hob, microwave, coffee makers - Nespresso and traditional). Dining area. Living room with sofa bed (possibility of 2 additional beds -…

Things to do

Aix en Provence Town Hall
Cultural place

Aix en Provence Town Hall

Aix-en-Provence

The first town hall in Aix en Provence stood on Place de l'Annonerie-Vieille. In the 14th century, after Bourg Saint-Sauveur merged with the City of the Counts, it was moved near the Portail Peint (Painted Gate). The façade, inspired by Italian palaces, was designed by Pavillon, with the…

L'Ouvre-Boîte
Cultural place

L'Ouvre-Boîte

Aix-en-Provence

L'Ouvre-Boîte c'est surtout un lieu d'artistes, géré par des artistes, avec la participation espérée du public, de sympathisants, de bénévoles. Avant tout, on y fabrique des spectacles. On peut y être accueilli en résidence de création. On peut y voir des répétitions ouvertes.…

Brûlerie Richelme
Shopping gourmand

Brûlerie Richelme

Aix-en-Provence

La brûlerie Richelme est plus qu'une boutique c'est un rendez vous, un rituel quotidien. Torréfaction du café sur place avec une carte qui offre 15 à 20 variétés, issues des meilleurs terroirs du monde, en origines pures. Le thé tient aussi une grande place dans ce lieu avec 140…

Le bar des PTT
Bar / café

Le bar des PTT

Aix-en-Provence

Le bar des PTT is in the heart of Aix-en-Provence near the Town Hall on Place Richelme. It has a large patio. The bar screens football matches.

Jacques Prévert theater
Cultural place

Jacques Prévert theater

Aix-en-Provence

Jacques Prevert theater.

Granet XXe, collection Jean Planque
Cultural place

Granet XXe, collection Jean Planque

Aix-en-Provence

⚠ ⚠ Due to Coronavirus, the site is closed for an unlimited duration. The modern art collection at the Granet Museum was considerably expanded in 2010 when the Jean and Suzanne Planque Foundation made a 15-year donation of the Jean Planque collection, named after the Swiss painter and…

La feuille d'or
Craftsman / producer

La feuille d'or

Aix-en-Provence

A graduate of the Ecole du Louvre and with a 20 years gilding experience, Anne Ponsin has set up her studio in the heart of Aix-en-Provence for the sale and restoration of gilded wood. Her work consists in curative care and reconstruction of damaged parts, to restore objects altered by time.…

Adams
Nautical leisure

Adams

Aix-en-Provence

Permanence au local le vendredi soir à 19h45 Entraînement à la piscine du Centre Universitaire 35, av. Jules Ferry le jeudi de 20h à 21h30. Sorties en mer toute l'année. Formation, exploration, baptême. L'association possède son propre bateau, l'ADAMSIA, basé au port de…

Indies
Fashion / shopping

Indies

Aix-en-Provence

Women's ready-to-wear

Where to eat

Toinou
Restaurants à emporter

Toinou

Aix-en-Provence

48-space customer car park, take-away service, Internet orders, home delivery. Eat-in dining room

Naruto
Food guide restaurant

Naruto

Aix-en-Provence

Naruto restaurant serves many sushis, tempuras and yakitoris, prepared with care by our Japanese chef. You will also find okonomiyaki, donburi and ramen, and many original home-made desserts.

Côté Cour
Food guide restaurant

Côté Cour

Aix-en-Provence

Hidden away on a lush terrace behind Cours Mirabeau, this voluptuous eatery, set in Baroque, modern surroundings, sets a fitting scene for the explosive and creative cuisine of Ronan Kernen. This young, Brittany-born chef, revealed by the Top Chef TV show, has an impressive CV, featuring many…

Café Le Verdun
Cuisine de Provence

Café Le Verdun

Aix-en-Provence

Traditional brasserie food with a Provençal flavour: Monkfish stew ("bourride"), meat stew, aioli, red mullet fillet with tapenade, leg of lamb, steak tartare.

Niji Express
Restaurants à emporter

Niji Express

Aix-en-Provence

A variety of Japanese specialities available at this restaurant in the heart of town.

Pekyo
Restaurants à emporter

Pekyo

Aix-en-Provence

Chinese and Japanese cuisine. Free home delivery from 13 euros, eat-in menu from 13 euros for the Chinese menu and 16 euros for the Japanese menu.

Les Coquillages du Roy René
Restaurants à emporter

Les Coquillages du Roy René

Aix-en-Provence

The shells of Roy René is above all a bench of 20 meters of shells and crustaceans. A set of seafood dedicated to tasting, high-end products specially selected to satisfy the most demanding consumers. Roy René's shells are also a restaurant. From seafood platters to on-site dishes or…

Aux délices du Liban
Restaurants à emporter

Aux délices du Liban

Aix-en-Provence

Lebanese specialities.

La Familia
Restaurants à emporter

La Familia

Aix-en-Provence

A stone's throw from the City Hall, the La Familia restaurant serves traditional cuisine cooked on a wood fire. The warm welcome and simple cooking are the ingredients in a recipe that works every time. As its name indicates, La Familia is a restaurant where you can enjoy a lovely meal with…