Dinosau'Istres

Istres - Family recreation

DINOSAUR'ISTRES, a walk among the great figures dinosaurs the town of Istres, on the Hill of the Castellan, already known and recognized as a remarkable archaeological site (see page...) and emblematic of biodiversity Provencal. With 20 species represented at full-scale along a route following their emergence time on Earth, accompanied by explanatory signs on each species and general themes that have all been written under the control of Stéphane JOUVE, head of collections of Palaeontology of the University Pierre and Marie Curie (Paris), attached to the Center for research on the paleobiodiversite and paleoenvironments of the National Museum of history natural (Paris), Dinosaur'Istres, offers to the Once a playful and informative walk for young and old. The site of the Castellan, who has been completely preserved, also offers a diversity and richness of Mediterranean flora which will constitute an additional discovery for visitors. Beyond the discovery of the course of how free and independent, supported by explanatory signs, many activities and tours are available during the summer and throughout the year by the Tourism Office, which appeals to palaeontologists. Lectures will also be scheduled. Dinosaur' between Istres, also at the heart of educational projects carried by the city in the direction of the children, under ventilated centres or activities peri-scolaires or still the game library, but also in the direction of all audiences through including of the media library. The whole project has been designed with a strong scientific dimension and relies on collaborations with recognized experts on the subject.Free and open access. Open every day of the year

  • Car park
  • Free
  • Animaux Acceptés

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Where to stay

GITE DES BOLLES - N° 2207
Holiday rental

GITE DES BOLLES - N° 2207

Istres

Au RdC : salon/séjour. Cuisine entièrement équipée. 1 bureau avec ordinateur et connexion internet Wi-Fi. WC indépendants. A l'étage : 3 chambres avec 1 lit/2 pers. Salle de bain. WC indépendants. Terrasse couverte de 24 m² avec mobilier de jardin. Barbecue. Meublé non fumeur. Terrain…

Here and elsewhere
B&B

Here and elsewhere

Istres

C'est dans une ancienne bergerie restaurée, datant de la fin du XIXième siècle que se trouvent les chambres d'hôtes avec terrasse. En plein coeur d'une zone verte et protégée, les chambres vous offrent sur une hauteur une vue exceptionnelle sur l'étang de Berre. Ce véritable oasis de…

La Bartavelle - N° 315
Holiday rental

La Bartavelle - N° 315

Istres

Pretty restored ancient house, independent, Provencal style, on the hillside, on an open yard of 6000 sq.m. planted with olive trees. Rambling trails on site View on the pond. groundlevel house : kitchen (microwave, dishwahser). Large living-room (TV). 1 bedroom with a double bed. 2 bedrooms with…

Le Cabanon De L'Olivette - N° 151068
B&B

Le Cabanon De L'Olivette - N° 151068

Istres

On an olive farm on the edge of the Olivier pond, between Istres and Miramas, the cabanon is a small independent house, in front of the fish pond, with its private lounge and private bathroom. It is located next to 2 other gites.Big bedroom with 1 bed for 2 people opening on the orchard, bathroom…

The Mirage
Hotel

The Mirage

Istres

Cosy rooms, a park and a large swimming pool make the Mirage ideal to radiate to the major sites tourist Provencal.

LE CIGALON - N° 440
Holiday rental

LE CIGALON - N° 440

Istres

Furnished 50 m² up to 4/5 people. Part of mas on a farm, in the middle of the plane trees and pine trees, 3 Km from the city centre. Apartment ground floor includes a living room with two bunk beds, click Clack, a room a bed 2 pers, separate equipped kitchen (fridge with freezer, microwave,…

Ibis Budget
Hotel

Ibis Budget

Istres

At the doors of the Camargue the ibis budget Istres-Trigance (former Etap Hotel) is located between the Alpilles and the Etang de Berre, and close to downtown. The beaches are only 7 km. All our rooms, accommodating from 1 to 4 persons, are air-conditioned and equipped with free Wi - Fi. Free and…

First class
Hotel

First class

Istres

Located in an industrial area, near the city centre, the first class hotel offers 60 rooms. All rooms are equipped with shower, wifi and tv big screen. Terrace

LES NARCISSES - N° 402
Holiday rental

LES NARCISSES - N° 402

Istres

Ground floor of the villa of the owners with a separate kitchen (mini-oven), a room with 1 bed for 2 people and a sofa bed/1 pers. shower room (shower, WC). TV socket. TV on request (free of charge). Possibility extra bed on request (free). Private courtyard with garden furniture and barbecue.…

Things to do

Chapel of Saint Sulpice
Cultural place

Chapel of Saint Sulpice

Istres

This religious 9th century chapel is a very pure Romanesque style. This is one of the oldest in the region. Its Bell was also called Sainte-catherine. It has a lantern of the dead. The Chapelle St-Sulpice reveals the former Istres, as Oppidium du Castellan, an ancient place Celto-Ligure which…

Maora Jet Gliss
Nautical leisure

Maora Jet Gliss

Istres

Pour les amateurs de sensations fortes, des bouées tractées,des séances de jet-ski et du fly-board sont proposées sur la plage de la romaniquette. Activités encadrées par un moniteur diplômé, partez à l'aventure avec Maora-Jetgliss.

The factory
Cultural place

The factory

Istres

The factory is a concert hall in 466 m2 with a capacity of 1400 people and it is also a cafe-music of 300 people. One of the missions of the factory is to promote the creation, by putting at the disposal of the musicians, rehearsals 55 studios from 12 to 26 m2 cabins.

Brasserie de Sulauze
Shopping gourmand

Brasserie de Sulauze

Istres

La Brasserie est installé dans une vieille bergerie de 300 ans, ou se trouve de jeunes brasseurs qui brassent, en partie, grâce aux céréales et aux houblons cultivés en biodynamie sur le Domaine. Le but de la brasserie est d'utiliser la matière première local, l'orge, le houblon et le…

The Olivier Theatre
Cultural place

The Olivier Theatre

Istres

Performances of theatre, dance, circus, music and young audiences are programmed, with as many appointments throughout the seasons: artists residencies accompanied by rehearsals, workshops of artistic practices, conferences, performances «hors les murs» outdoors or marquee and finally the…

Entrée Libre
Fashion / shopping

Entrée Libre

Istres

Son originalité ? Elle regroupe 10 créatrices istréennes venues d'horizons différents qui se sont associées, pour ouvrir "leur boutique", qui a été inaugurée mardi 3 novembre, boulevard Paul Painlevé. Ce nouveau lieu est une vitrine des innovations qui met en avant leurs créations et…

Sulauze
Landscape

Sulauze

Istres, Miramas

The Massif de Sulauze is a small massif of around 2,470 acres in size, situated between Etang de Berre lake and Plaine de la Crau. This massif comprises a low-altitude plateau (46 to 118 m) rising gently southeastwards before descending sharply to the banks of Etang de l’Olivier and Etang de…

Vitrail Déco
Craftsman / producer

Vitrail Déco

Istres

Invitez les éclats de lumière à colorer votre intérieur. Une décoration unique et personnalisée, adaptée à tous les styles. Un patchwork de couleurs changeantes à tout instant de la journée et au fil des saisons. La magie du verre au service de votre bien être.

La suite...
Fashion / shopping

La suite...

Istres

Cette extension de l'OT vous accueille dans un espace moderne d'environ 40m² . Plus qu'une simple boutique souvenirs pour touristes, cet espace propose une sélection pointue de belles créations régionales

Where to eat

7
Food guide restaurant

7

Istres

A page turns and Sébastien Richard leaves his piano he has held since 1998 Antoine Letan-Martin already head chef from may 2014 at the Table of Sebastian.Both worked for the Bib Gourmand Award awarded by the Michelin Guide.Antoine will continue to surprise you with gourmet cuisine based on local…

The end of Istres
Food guide restaurant

The end of Istres

Istres

Votre traiteur à Istres, près de Miramas et Salon-de-Provence, vous accompagne pour tous vos événements privés ou professionnels. Il vous propose sa cuisine semi-gastronomique au sein de sa salle entièrement équipée. Mohamed Tazgait, fort de 17 années d'expérience en management au…