Cultural heritage around Martigues

Historic site and monument
It is likely that the foundation of this village, located on a rocky outcrop, dates back to the time when the neighboring town of Ugium (now ...
    • Saint-Mitre-les-Remparts
Historic site and monument
Pedestal surmounted by a soldier, leaning back and holding a grenade in his right hand. Materials: stone, marble for the plates.
  • themes :
    • Memorial
    • Châteauneuf-les-Martigues
The church has a pretty steeple with hooks inspired by the late Gothic style, built in 1651 by local master masons.
  • Religious patrimony :
    • Church
    • Saint-Mitre-les-Remparts
The mansion of Seytres-Caumont, the last lords of Châteauneuf-les-Martigues, houses the museum of the Friends of Vetus Castrum.
  • Cultural leisure facilities :
    • Book shop
    • Châteauneuf-les-Martigues
Historic site and monument
The engineer, born in Marseille in 1882, made the first seaplane flight on March 28, 1910.
    • Châteauneuf-les-Martigues
Historic site and monument
In 1844, the proposal to build a new church was adopted by the city council. Begun in 1846, the parish church of Sainte-Cécile was completed in ...
  • Religious patrimony :
    • Church
    • Châteauneuf-les-Martigues
Historic site and monument
Also called the Old Mill washhouse.
    • Châteauneuf-les-Martigues
Historic site and monument
Today, the town has a heritage from this period that we invite you to discover.
    • Sausset-les-Pins
Historic site and monument
Also called Port de la Mède or port of Chateauneuf-lès-Martigues, it is a mixed shelter port (fishing and pleasure) created at the beginning of the ...
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Historical patrimony
    • Châteauneuf-les-Martigues
Historic site and monument
Since 1911, the statue of Erasmus Guichet has dominated the fountain which was dedicated to him in order to pay homage to him, for all he has ...
    • Châteauneuf-les-Martigues