Heritage

Historic site and monument
In the heart of the Saint-Pierre hamlet, the high white steeple of Église de Saint-Pierre emerges from the surrounding pine forest, indicating the ...
  • Religious patrimony :
    • Church
Historic site and monument
The lighthouse stands at the south of La Couronne village, at the eastern entrance of Golfe de Fos.
  • Art collection :
    • Engineering structure
    • Headlight
Historic site and monument
Built in 1669 in the village of quarrymen, At the corner of the bell tower, the artisans have engraved their signatures. Inside: the showcase of ...
  • Religious patrimony :
    • Church
Historic site and monument
Facsimile of mud-brick houses from the iron age, stone quarries and medieval chapels.
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Archeological site
Historic site and monument
Built in the 17th century. Just in front of it remains a ruin, that of the old chapel from the 12th century.
  • Religious patrimony :
    • Chapel
Historic site and monument
A symbol of the romanisation of Martigues, it expresses the integration of the local elite in a new political and social system.
  • Religious patrimony :
    • Chapel
Canceled or closed because of Covid-19 Museum
Two villages in one. La Couronne has the town hall and church and Carro has the port. The beach - stretching between the two - attracts swimmers.
Historic site and monument
Located at the extreme south-west of La Nerthe peninsula, the shelly limestone quarries (tender pink rock) in La Couronne are well known for having ...
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Ruins and remains
    • Archeological site