Provence Automobile Museum
Orgon - Cultural place
Nestled between the Alpilles and the Luberon is a collection just waiting to be discovered. A round-up of a century of automotive history through the different eras of this fabulous epic story... sporting and popular models of all ages share this space with bicycles, motorcycles, posters from the time and other unusual items. Artifice is not necessary in the Provence Automobile Museum, as passion alone drives this sanctuary of mechanics. The museum also has a range of spare parts and exhibition sales vehicles.
Open Monday to Saturday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- Pets allowed
- Accessible for disabled
- Private parking
Information provided by OT Terre de Provence
- 04 90 73 36 53
Where to stay
Domaine De La Rose
In a beautiful wooded area on a fully fenced 8500 m² land, independent gite with private pool (secured - 12x6m), terrace 35 m² common with the owners, shady corner land with garden furniture (20 m²). Carport and garage for motorbikes. Living room / kitchen, tastefully decorated, high quality…
Between Alpilles and Durance, gite of character, adjoining the owners' house, well fit-out, comfortable with private park, shaded with chestnut trees, with a surface of 500 sq.m. Heart of the village at 200 m. Quiet area. Groundfloor raised of several steps. Large entrance hall. Kitchen.…
Le Mas des Collines
Gite adjoining the owners' residence in a tranquil setting on 2.5 unenclosed hectares which open directly to the scrubland. Mountain climbing opportunities at 5 km. Quiet, pleasant environment. Ground floor : kitchen/living room (sofa bed for 2 persons). Shower/WC. Upper floor: 1 bedroom with a…
Le Mazet Des Oliviers
Between St Remy de Provence and Cavaillon, mazet (countryside traditional house) built in 1921 and fully renovated in 2016, 1 km from shops, on 8000 m² of private lawn. Owners nearby in another house but the gite is entirely independant, private access and shed to park 3 cars.Swimming pool 8x4m…
At the entrance of the Alpilles, well equipped, bright and pleasant gite, situated at the first floor of the owners'villa (independent entrance). Ideally situated to discover the touristic sights of the massif. Access by an outside staircase : kitchen (microwave, dishwasher). store-room…
Entre Alpilles et Luberon, à 15 km de St Rémy et à 9 km d'Eygalières, maison de charme quotté 4 étoiles de 100 m² à la décoration de qualité. Grand séjour/salon climatisé de 40 m². Cuisine indépendante (LL, SL, LV). 1 chambre climatisée avec 1 lit/2 pers. 1 chambre avec 2 lits/1…
Things to do
Chapel of our Lady of Beauregard
This ancient celto-Ligurian oppidum was a religious center well before the Christian era, as evidenced by the numerous remains of cults such as the Gallo-Roman altars exposed today in the lapidary Museum of Avignon. They honoured the Greco-Roman deities. In 1878 the Bonnard Canon, cure Dean of…
Domaine de Valdition
A 900 m bridle path planted with Aleppo pines leads to the tasting site and the bastide surrounded by a magnificent park with its two-hundred year old trees. The equilibrium and harmony of this place illustrate the quality of its products, which are typical of the Vallée des Baux and the…
Biscuiterie Mistral Provence
Since 1954, the biscuit of Mistral manufactures biscuits that are the delight of small and large... Crisp, melting, sweet, they are prepared, according to traditional methods, from rigorously selected raw materials. After cooking, they are immediately packaged and dispatched in time colloid in…
Pottery Isabel de Gea
Isabel de Géa offers pottery classes, throughout the year, for all age groups and all ability levels, from beginners to improvers. My techniques are varnished clay, raku and paper clay. You can use a wheel, do modelling or create sculptures and crockery. It's your choice. She will guide you,…
Geological and Archaeological Museum
Discover the load History Museum, the former prison of the 17th century showing the graffiti of the convicts who were a stop on the path that led to the bagne of Toulon, welcomes today the Urgonia Museum and the Municipal Tourist Office in the village.The exhibitions presented in this place…
Area of the Val de L'oule
From father to son, it is a great pleasure for me to show you the products of our viticultural operations. These operations were passed down to me by my father, André Benoit, who also bequeathed me his passion for the land, his love of the natural environment which forms it and his respect for…
Where to eat
Hostel in small pavers
With its simple, cosy rooms and rustic restaurant, this small country auberge basks in the delicious scents of the surrounding land. Guests can enjoy the shaded terrace in summer. The menu offers a stroll around Provencal classics, with aioli, fish stew, grilled meats and fish. Local legend has…
The garden side
In Orgon, a small village which shouldn't be missed, is an exceptional gourmet stop-off point, Le Côté Jardin restaurant. You will discover typically Provençal cuisine in a pleasant, well-maintained setting, in the shade of a huge acacia tree. Groups welcome (45-50 people) subject to prior…
The garden of the Mas
Gourmet cuisine in the 25-hectare estate of the Mas de la Rose, a luxury guest house in Eygalières, Provence, in the heart of the Alpilles, with meeting rooms, a pool and golf and tennis facilities. It is the ideal place for holidays, wedding receptions, luxury rentals, production shoots and…
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