Museum of perfumes

Graveson - Guided tour - Du 2 janvier au 31 décembre

An enchanting journey into a magical place:-the building: a large Provencal of XIX century - his square of simple (plants aromatic garden experimental) - its stills and its essences, perfumer organ and its bottles - its mysterious and subtle scents of Provence and elsewhere — his garden table, the summer under the plane trees with the song of the cicadas - aromatic boutique

Information provided byOT Graveson

  • Organiser

    Musée des arômes et du parfum

    La Chevêche
    Petite route du Grès

    13690 Graveson

  • Transport means

    On foot

  • Duration

    1 to 2hrs

  • Guide

    Interpreter guide

  • Tour language

    English

  • Phone

    • 04 90 95 81 72
  • Fax

    04 90 95 85 20

  • Website

Nearby

  1. Le Moulin d'Aure

    Hotel

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  2. Le Saint Pons

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  3. Sous la treille

    B&B

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  4. Mas De Rey

    B&B

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Where to stay

Le Saint Pons
Holiday rental

Le Saint Pons

Graveson

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…

Sous la treille
B&B

Sous la treille

Graveson

In the heart of the village, built on the ruins of an ancient castle, one charming room for 2 people. Shaded terrace, barbecue, private parking

Mas à l'improviste
B&B

Mas à l'improviste

Maillane

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…

Fleurs De Glais - Bouquet 1
Holiday rental

Fleurs De Glais - Bouquet 1

Maillane

House adjoining another gite. Located in the country at 1 km of the village of Maillane. Near the Baux de Provence. Possibility of visiting Alpilles. Communal swimming pool (10x5m) open May 1st-Octobre 15 of monday at friday (access 10-12am and 2-4pm). Gd fl : Living room/kitchen. Shower room/wc.…

L'olivier
Holiday rental

L'olivier

Graveson

In the countryside, on an organic farm (fruits and vegetables), gite adjoining another gite but well separated. Private 500 m² courtyard fully closed, terrace 33 m² under pergola with garden furniture.On the ground floor : kitchen (oven, microwave) open to the living room, dining area, sofa bed…

Le Moulin d'Aure
Hotel

Le Moulin d'Aure

Graveson

Pass the gate to discover a beautiful olive grove, the Bastide and farmhouse with 19 rooms. Its superb shaded poolside terrace is impressive and you will be charmed by its resolutely Mediterranean cuisine.

Le Platane
Holiday rental

Le Platane

Maillane

Detached villa of 60 m² in the heart of the Alpilles, exposed South. Living room. 2 bedrooms with 1 bed/2 persons 160 x 200 and 3 beds/1 person including 2 bunk. Kitchen equipped with all comforts. Water room. Separate WC. Electric heating. Terrace, shady, fenced private courtyard. Barbecue,…

Le Guynemer
Holiday rental

Le Guynemer

Maillane

In the village of Maillane, gite on the 1st floor of a XIXth century house, completely renovated. Decorated with taste, the gite is accessible via an outside staircase. The staircase leads to the terrace of the house, about 10 m², private and adjoining the gite. 1st floor: living room / kitchen…

Le Mazet Des Pins
Holiday rental

Le Mazet Des Pins

Graveson

Independent apartment in host's garden. Ground floor: living room / kitchen, shower room with toilet. First floor: two bedrooms with 1 double bed. 2 single beds in the mezzanine. TV+DVD. Patio with garden furniture, gas barbecue and swimming pool. Cot available upon request. Air conditioning.…

Things to do

Philippe Audrin
Craftsman

Philippe Audrin

Châteaurenard

Sculptures d'art provençales sur bois, pièces uniques, pendules, miroirs, tables statues, décors, bois, fresques, tableaux sur la chasse. Visite gratuite de l'atelier sur rendez-vous, démonstrations.

Provence Quad Location
Bicycle hire

Provence Quad Location

Graveson

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…

Montagnette – Boulbon, Abbaye de Saint-Michel de Frigolet
Hike

Montagnette – Boulbon, Abbaye de Saint-Michel de Frigolet

Boulbon, Graveson, Barbentane

Located north-west of the Bouches du Rhône, the hillock is a concentrate of Provence, it offers on a reduced scope, of rocky cliffs, slopes covered with aromatic herbs, and thrive where hidden valleys, olive, almond and apricot trees... The Montagnette also invite hikers to explore his heritage…

The Montagnette hills
Mountains

The Montagnette hills

Boulbon, Graveson, Tarascon, Barbentane

La Montagnette is an isolated mountain with well-defined contours, located in the extreme north-west of the department. La Montagnette is a low-altitude mountain (150 m), but with rather steep slopes, particularly on its eastern and western faces where slopes prohibit access by roads. This…

Museum Frédéric Mistral
Museum

Museum Frédéric Mistral

Maillane

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…

Liqueur de Frigolet
Producer

Liqueur de Frigolet

Tarascon

Liqueur produced with 30 different plants; traditional syrup.

Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud
Museum

Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud

Graveson

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…

Musée du Patrimoine
Museum

Musée du Patrimoine

Eyragues

This museum exhibits items from the past donated by the people of Eyragues and others wanting these precious testimonies to be preserved for future generations. Regular temporary exhibitions.

Musée des arômes et du parfum
Producer

Musée des arômes et du parfum

Graveson

Between Alpilles and Montagnette, near Les Baux-de-Provence and Saint Rémy, the Graveson-en-Provence Espace Ecobio welcomes you to the land of scents in this attractive natural organic area. Discover the magical world of essential oils, with one of the most beautiful collections of distilling…

Where to eat

L'Oustalet Maianen
Food guide restaurant

L'Oustalet Maianen

Maillane

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…

Le Mas des Amandiers
Cuisine de Provence

Le Mas des Amandiers

Graveson

At the foot of Montagnette, the Mas des Amandiers restaurant has had a completely fresh start, inspired by Elina Garbes and her team. Now open lunchtimes and evenings throughout the year, the restaurant has clearly opted for local clientele by offering four carefully-worked menus to delight food…

Inspirations

Lifestyle

The 'OM'

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Tradition

Christmas in Provence and 'Santon' Figurines

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Terroir

The Sea Urchin

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Serving tourism

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The best of the destination

So that everyone’s hopes and tastes are catered for, Bouches-du-Rhône Tourisme promotes must-see destinations which take visitors off the beaten track, using its deep understanding of the area and its neutral role as a non-profit organisation.