Archaeological site of Glanum

Historic site and monument
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More than a century of archaeological research has made it possible to present the evidence of an exceptional architectural ensemble. Located in the heart of the Alpilles massif, the Gallic city was bathed in Greek and then Roman influences.
The former capital of the Glanic people of Ancient Provence, Glanum is now an extraordinary archaeological site. The town became Hellenised due to its contact with Marseille, created grandiose public monuments under Roman influence, then disappeared circa 270 as a result of Barbarian invasions. Excavations have unearthed a residential district of houses with central courtyards surrounded by columns, streets with drains, mosaics, thermal baths and the forum, testifying to a certain degree of sophistication.

Audioguides available in French, English, German, Spanish and Italian: €3
Accessible for disabled
Opening period (s)From 01/04 to 30/09, daily between 9.45 am and 6 pm.
Closed exceptionally on May 1st.
Last access 45 minutes before closing time.

From 01/10 to 31/03 between 10 am and 5 pm.
Closed on Monday.
Closed exceptionally on 01/02/2023, January 1st, November 1st, November 11th and December 25th.
Last access 45 minutes before closing time.
General information
  • Parking :
    • Parking nearby
    • Coach parking
    • Pay car park
  • Client profile :
    • Groups
  • Environments :
    • Town outskirts
  • Visits :
    • Average individual visit length (minutes) : 90
    • you can visit it
  • Information panel language(s) :
    • French
    • German
    • English
    • Dutch
  • Park :
    • Park
Services, Tours, Activities and entertainment
  • Individual tour services :
    • Unguided individual tours available permanently
    • Guided individual tours on request
  • Group tour services :
    • Guided group tours on request
    • Unguided group tours available permanently
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Historic patrimony
    • Archeological site
  • Help for client/practical :
    • Wi-fi
  • Entertainment :
    • Temporary exhibition
    • Entertainment
  • Visit :
    • Guided tours
  • Shop :
    • Shop
  • Restaurants :
    • Dining area
  • Interior facilities :
    • Toilets
    • Restaurant
  • "Tourism & Disability" Certification :
    • Mental disability
    • Visual disability
    • Hearing disability
Archaeological site of Glanum
Avenue Vincent Van Gogh
Route des Baux-de-Provence
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    • French


From 01/10/2022 to 31/03/2023
Full price: 8 €
Audioguide: 3 € (Available in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian)
Group adults: 6.50 € (from 20 people).

From 01/04 to 30/09/2023
Full price: 8 €
Audioguide: 3 € (Available in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian)
Group adults: 6.50 € (from 20 people).

Free entry for Job-seeker, disabled people and accompanying persons.
Group rate available for > 20 people.

Free: under 18s (families and school groups excluded), 18-25s (European Union citizens and regular non-European residents in the European Union), disabled persons and their companions, jobseekers on presentation of a certificate less than 6 months old.

Combined ticket with the Hôtel de Sade: €10 full price or €8 reduced price.
Site Archéologique de Glanum
Avenue Vincent Van Gogh
Route des Baux-de-Provence
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.780341
Longitude : 4.832046
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