The uniform of the French Foreign Legion museum

Puyloubier - Cultural place

The museum shows the history and development of the uniform of the French Foreign Legion from 1831 to the present day.

It contains 100 models, more than 150 uniforms, ephemera, approximately 250 weapons and a wide variety of souvenirs.

The museum was opened in 1990.

  • Pets allowed
  • Accessible for disabled
  • Coach park, Private parking

Information provided by OT Aix en Provence

  • Contact

    Domaine Capitaine Danjou
    Institution des invalides de la légion étrangère
    Chemin De la Pallière

    13114 Puyloubier

  • Phone

    • 04 42 91 45 01
  • Website

Nearby

  1. Le Cézanne

    Campsite

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  2. Le Relais de Saint Ser

    Table 13

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  3. Les Grands Chênes

    Holiday rental

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  4. Syndicat d'Initiative de Puyloubier

    Tourist office

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Where to stay

Le Cézanne
Campsite

Le Cézanne

Puyloubier

In the heart of Provence, among the vineyards and the olive trees, come and see the charm of the region. In a peace and quiet environment, 25 km from Aix-en-provence, just near St Victoire Mountain, you will follow Paul Cézanne famous painter's steps.

La Bastide de Richeaume
B&B

La Bastide de Richeaume

Puyloubier

At 18 kilometers from Aix-en-Provence, at the foot of Mont Sainte-Victoire, the Bastide de Richeaume overlooking the vineyards, land and moors from its park filled with pines, oaks and cypresses, offering a superb view. Elizabeth Dumon welcomes you in her mansion’s three guestrooms and her two…

Les Grands Chênes
Holiday rental

Les Grands Chênes

Vauvenargues

In an exceptional environment, in the countryside, the gite of the Great Oaks is a completely independent house on 1.2 not enclosed hectares of land. Views on the mountain Ste Victoire. On the ground floor : large 80m² living room with high ceiling, kitchen (fridge/freezer, stove with…

Lou Ribas
B&B

Lou Ribas

Puyloubier

Les propriétaires vous accueillent dans une chambre d'hôtes au pied de la Ste Victoire, dans le village de Puyloubier.

Things to do

Domaine du Puits d'Auzon - La Sinne
Forest

Domaine du Puits d'Auzon - La Sinne

Vauvenargues

La combinaison des domaines du Taulisson, de Lambruisse et de la Sinne-Puits d'Auzon, qui enjambent la montagne des Ubacs sur le repli nord de Sainte-Victoire, offre une mosaïque de paysages et de lieux mémoriels : forêt de chênes, garrigue, champs, bâtisses de charme. C'est notamment le…

Domaine Sainte-Lucie
Wines

Domaine Sainte-Lucie

Puyloubier

Situated in Puyloubier, at the foot of Sainte Victoire mountain, the estate was created in 1978 by Michel Fabre. It covers 40 hectares and has an efficient modern winery. Since 2005 his children have joined the estate after studying winegrowing, winemaking and marketing of wine, and work…

Salle des vertus
Cultural place

Salle des vertus

Puyloubier

Show venue in Le Puyloubier that was expanded and restored in 2010. Open-air shows staged in the presbytery garden. Open-air theatre seats 350.

Domaine la Grande Bauquière
Wines

Domaine la Grande Bauquière

Puyloubier

In the Puyloubier countryside at the end of a path lined with cypress trees and oleander, a country house full of charm: La Grande Bauquière.

Château Gassier
Wines

Château Gassier

Puyloubier

Discover an exceptional wine region by paying a visit to Château Gassier and its cellar, open for sales and tastings! Château Gassier’s 40 hectares of organically farmed land enjoy a unique location, at the base of the Sainte-Victoire mountain.

Les vignerons du Mont Sainte Victoire
Wines

Les vignerons du Mont Sainte Victoire

Puyloubier

In the foothills of the Sainte-Victoire, among pine trees and olive groves ... Around six hundred years ago, Rene Roy, the emblematic figure of the Provencal history, said he would drink no other wine but the Puyloubier rosé. A favor certainly related to the quality terroir of which today's…

Domaine des Diables
Wines

Domaine des Diables

Puyloubier

At the foot of Sainte-Victoire mountain, this winery has been open since 1979, and today has a great reputation through its brand "MIP " ("Made In Provence"). A winner of the Excellence Award at the general agricultural competition every year since 2001, the wine produced here has nothing left to…

Grain d'olive
Craftsman

Grain d'olive

Puyloubier

Olive tree wood work shop. Michel shapes olive tree wood to make salad bowls, coffee tables, sculptures from the root and contemporary works. He will tell you about his trade and will make you share his passion and technic for this art.

Domaine Capitaine Danjou - Institution des Invalides de la Légion étrangère
Wines

Domaine Capitaine Danjou - Institution des Invalides de la Légion étrangère

Puyloubier

The Capitaine Danjou estate grows its own grapes and has them vinified at the cooperative.

Where to eat

Les Sarments
Food guide restaurant

Les Sarments

Puyloubier

At the foot of Sainte-Victoire in the picturesque setting of Puyloubier village, the restaurant serves creative, innovative and individual cuisine blending flavours from around the world.

Le Relais de Saint Ser
Table 13

Le Relais de Saint Ser

Puyloubier

Ah, the delights of the country! Stressed-out city-dwellers will adore this new auberge, tucked away in splendid surroundings at the foot of Sainte Victoire mountain. The young owners have truly breathed life back into this establishment, featuring 9 rooms and a restaurant serving deliciously…

Inspirations

The cicada

The cicada

The sun's rays are warming you through the pine trees, but you will not know if the summer is here until you hear THE CICADAS!

The Calanques

The Calanques

Art de Vivre

The 'Calanques' – Genuine little corners of paradise!

The MEDITERRANEAN SEA

The MEDITERRANEAN SEA

Lifestyle

When we talk about the South of France, what's the first thing we think of? The MEDITERRANEAN SEA! (and the sun of course – it's all part of the package).

The soap

The soap

Tradition

'Savon de Marseille', how to tell the real from the fake