Eglise Sainte Marie-Madeleine
Martigues - Cultural place
Built between 1670 and 1680, it testifies to the prosperity of the city in the 17th century and the attachment of the inhabitants of the Island who participated in its financing.
The facade has two levels separated by a volumetric cornice with modillions. Its lower part is animated by four columns with Corinthian capitals, fluted pilasters and a broken pediment. The upper part is crowned by a triangular pediment.
The tribune organ, built around 1850 by Prosper Antoine Moitessier, is located above the entrance porch of the church.
The sideboard, classified as a historical monument in 1908, is of Italian inspiration, the rich gilded ornaments in leaf, take up decorative elements of the building.
The instrumental part is in the French style of the time with 26 stops, distributed over 2 keyboards as well as pedals and 1500 pipes.
We will pay particular attention to the Virgin and Child (classified as a historic monument in 1908) and the portal, remarkably carved, inside, in addition to a rich painted decoration, the organ of the Montpellier organbuilder Moitessier (1851 ), the tables of the chapels of Michel Serre (1694), the pulpit to preach in walnut (1677).
The 15-year restoration campaign was awarded the heritage ribbon in 2000.
- Car park
Information provided by OT Martigues
1 place Rouget de l'Isle
- 04 42 42 10 65
Where to stay
Cigale de mer et soleil
Ground floor, independent bedroom with double or single bed. Living room with convertible sofa and kichinette, bathroom, south facing terrace in a landscaped residence, shaded garden. Possibility to rent monthly (see with the owner). All charges included except the tourist tax.
At 10 minutes from the nearest beach, 15/20 minutes from the great and beautiful beaches and harbors of the Blue Coast. Large courtyard parking, terrace 20 m2, with pretty handcrafted pergola. This furnished has many amenities and a very good level of comfort. - Living / dining room: table,…
Le Petit Martégal
The accommodation is composed of a living room with a convertible sofa, a fully equipped American kitchen, a shower with toilet, and a bedroom with a double bed and a dressing room. It is completely renovated and equipped (wifi included). Possibility of sleeping up to 4 people. We can…
Air-conditioned rooms, equipped with hairdryer, flat screen TV. Free WIFI. Courtesy tray (coffee, tea, cookies, milk). Secure parking closed at night for cars and coaches, with video surveillance. Close to the main business centers of Lavéra, La Mède, Fos-sur-mer, Istres ... In summer,…
The rooms are soundproofed, air-conditioned, each has a flat-screen TV, a bathroom, free Wi-Fi access. Your breakfast will be offered as an all-you-can-eat buffet. You can park your vehicle in the closed parking lot, free of charge. You will also find near the hotel: - Many restaurants,…
Things to do
By Mag Mercier
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Aux Perles de l'Etang
"Pearls of the Pond" specialties created in 1965 by Mr.Favier, previous owner: candied cherries, which are macerated in alcohol, coated with marzipan and dipped in chocolate and icing sugar. Novelty selected by the jury of "The Gourmet Road", the Tomette Gourmande, chocolate milk, and…
You can acquire his paintings, his handicrafts (jewelry ...) or his writings ... Also discover the sculptures of Gérard Lopez, designed with recycled objects. About Chantal Jamet: dreamlike painter, speaker in Visual Arts in associations, teacher in Higher School of Web / Design, medalist…
Its palette tames the often vivid colors, the juxtapositions of orange yellow, deep blue, green or intense red exacerbate the dynamism of the light-soaked lands. The contrasts reflect with emotion this love of water and nature with which he likes to commune.
Educational farm of the Parc de Figuerolles
Pending the response from the prefecture regarding the request for a waiver for the opening of the educational farm, the latter remains closed until further notice. Animations and demonstrations are organized throughout the year by a warm and passionate team: donkey rides, Easter egg hunt,…
Where to eat
La cuisine de Zebuline et Zigoto
Home cooking, fresh, seasonal and regional. The straw hut works under an eco-responsible economy charter. The motto: "From the land to the plate". Sunday meetings with brunch at the beach and evenings with music. Dish of the day at noon according to the mood of the cook, homemade burgers and…
Waffle food +
Open from midday to evening, Waffle Food + adapts and offers waffles (waffles) or savory bubble (vegan, BBQ, curry ...), salads and sweet versions (classic, topped with / or without ice cream). For a sweet note, opt for a milkshake (classic or gourmet) and a smoothie. Pleasant terrace and…
Two toques to the Gault-Millau guide. Michelin plate and good standing in the Michelin Guide .. Certified Table13 and MP2018. Fabien Morreale, a young chef with a long experience, will share with you his passion for fresh produce through a short card that is renewed every 15 days. He is…
The restaurant is designed as a real multi-sport complex where the equipment is intended for gymnasts, swimmers, cyclists ... is diverted to accommodate, with all the necessary comfort, a breakfast for two, a family lunch, or an appointment between friends. Partner of the restaurant: the…