Visit of the old Centre

Istres - Tourism & Handicap - From 1st January 2020 to 31 December 2020

A former centre with the first written traces dating back to the 10th century, in 966 exactly! Istres has a real historic centre, formerly fortified. This visit will allow you to discover the Musée du Vieil Istres and its largest collection of marks painted on amphorae in the world, to climb up to the lookout which overlooks the entire city of Istres and Notre Dame de Beauvoir (Church of the 12th century). The guide will explain the specificities of the habitat of the old Istres, modes of construction of houses, the history but also the legends that surround the commune.

  • Accessible pour handicapés
  • Tourisme Handicap
  • Marque Tourisme et Handicap : Auditif
  • Marque Tourisme et Handicap : Mental
  • Marque Tourisme et Handicap : Moteur

Information provided by OT Istres

  • Address

    Office de Tourisme d'Istres
    30 Allée Jean Jaurès
    13800 Istres

  • Organiser

    Office de Tourisme d'Istres

  • Phone

    • 04 42 81 76 00
  • Website

  • Tours

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