Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud
Graveson - Cultural place
The Auguste Chabaud Regional Museum presents a permanent collection of works by this Provençal artist from the first half of the 20th century. He was a companion of Matisse and the Fauvists whose subjects included the landscapes of the Alpilles and La Montagnette, everyday life in the villages and the night-life of the shady side of Paris at the start of the century. Temporary exhibitions are hosted from time to time, on a theme connected to the work of Auguste Chabard or another artist.
Auguste Chabaud - Fascination & Nostalgia between Provence and Tunisia: from 9 February to 2 June 2013. Exceptional exhibition as part of Marseille Provence 2013.
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- Public car park
- Internet access
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Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud
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Where to stay
Le Mas Des Oliviers 1
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…
Mas à l'improviste
The "Mas à l'improviste" awaits you in the small village of Maillane. This restored farmhouse has 3 luxurious, comfortable rooms and 2 large suites. In addition to lodging, the B and B offers refined meals and a generous breakfast. The Provencal House gives calm and serenity to the patio with…
Mas Du Breuil
Majestic property between Avignon and the Alpilles with a gorgeous gite in part of the main farmhouse (plus gite 110511). Exposed stones on façade and entire ground floor: big living room/eating area (free wood for fireplace), TV/DVD, lounge. Kitchen, scullery. Handicap-accessible bedroom (2…
Le Mas Vieux
Monastère du 13ème siècle avec chambres cosy et spacieuses de 35m2 à 80m2 en duplex. Petit déjeuner gourmand inclus : composé de viennoiseries, pâtisseries, pain bio, yaourts, fromages et jus d'orange pressé, le tout entièrement fait maison. Relaxez-vous dans notre couloir de nage de…
The Mazet offers weekly or night rentals of furnished apartments and 1 guest room. Located in the heart of the Alpilles, in Barbentane in Provence halfway between Avignon, Saint Rémy,... During your stay, you can benefit from the laundry room (washing machine and dryer), common to the tenants. A…
Le Saint Pons
The Gîte 'Saint-Pons' is situated half-way between Avignon and Arles, in the country, very well fit-out, adjoining the owners' provencal house, with private courtyard of 200 sq.m. You can relax on the terrace in the shade of the hackberry and access to a the shared enclosed swiming-pool (11m x…
Things to do
Bamboo in Provence
A bamboo plantation 4,5 ha to discover through a course arrow in a collection of bamboos and the freshness of a vegetal tunnel. A wide variety of trees and flowering shrubs give a bloom year-round, accompanied by a panel of grass. Pools with a collection of water plants and water lilies brightly…
Earl Font de Bernard
Du mois de mai à octobre, nous produisons des fruits que nous vous proposons sur les marchés de producteurs du Vaucluse. Depuis cette année, en automne et au printemps, nous cultivons des légumes en agriculture biologique que vous pouvez retrouver dans les magasins d'alimentation bio de la…
MISTRAL ENTREPRISES, Ets COMBE
For three generations this family-run business, with more than sixty years' experience in Camargue reeds, has been producing and distributing mats originally used to protect crops from the cold. Today, times have changed and other uses have been found; our reed mats are now used for covering…
Museum Frédéric Mistral
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…
Located on the ground floor of the country house, in the Park of the poets. This new space allows to present the best very diverse collections of objects reflecting the past of Eyragues, of the country of Arles, in Provence. Throughout the year the Museum houses temporary exhibitions.
Provence Quad Location
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…
Where to eat
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…
According to Marcel Pagnol, "if we only judged things by appearances, nobody would ever have wanted to eat a sea urchin"
Whether it's served hot with a salad, used to crown a cheese platter, or savoured fresh with honey or olive oil, goat's cheese is an absolute culinary must. Provence's dry, sunny climate is perfect for goat breeding -and that's lucky for us!
It all starts with a crushed clove...
Provencal cuisine simply wouldn't exist without garlic
Christmas festivities, culture and tradition in the land of the 'Santon' figurine