History & Heritage

The Alpilles, a historical heritage !

Due to their exceptional heritage, bequeathed by previous civilisations, the Alpilles are overflowed with monuments and prestigious sites. The remains of Glanum, a Gallo-Roman city, are an opportunity to travel back in time. The Moulin Saint Pierre still evokes the memories of Alphonse Daudet in Letters From My Windmill. Rediscover the works of the great masters of painting at the Carrières de Lumières (Quarries of Light) or find yourself in a postcard setting around Saint-Sixte Chapel (Chapelle Saint-Sixte)…


Van Gogh portrait
OTI Alpilles en Provence

The Alpilles, a land of Art and Culture

As a land of welcome or as a birthplace, the Alpilles have inspired numerous illustrious artists. Be it Vincent van Gogh, Charles Gounod or Alphonse Daudet, they all put down roots in the picturesque villages of the Alpilles.

Let’s go and meet them !

A land of art and culture

The heritage of the Alpilles, a majestic legacy

From village to village, do not miss the must-see attractions that make the Alpilles shine beyond the borders. From the Château des Baux-de-Provence to the Oppidum des Caisses de Jeanjean, discover without further ado the places that are sure to make you fall in love with the Alpilles.

Sites and museums in the Alpilles !

Some sites & museums in the Alpilles