Sites and monuments

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
The statuary ensemble has become an essential step in the visit of Martigues.
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Sculpture
Historic site and monument
This 80 m2 painting by the famous artist Guillaume Bottazzi is in the heart of the historical district.
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Fresco/wall painting
Historic site and monument
In the city of Martigues, the Fort de Bouc stands on pink limestone walls at the mouth of the Chenal de Caronte.
Historic site and monument
The stele was installed in commemoration of the inventor of the seaplane who accomplished his first flight over the Étang de Berre on 28 March 1910.
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Sculpture
  • themes :
    • Memorial
Historic site and monument
The impressive Baroque mansion, completed in 1678, stands in the heart of the city.
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Historical patrimony
Inaugurated in 1981, the multimedia library was extended in 2004 and now measures 3,600 m² making it one of the largest in the region.
  • Cultural leisure facilities :
    • Book shop
    • Media library
Historic site and monument
Emblematic place in the heart of the historic center, the Green Theatre is dedicated to the promenade, it is the new place of reception of the ...
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Amphitheatre
Historic site and monument
It was built in 1930 and has since served as the headquarters for the Martigues maritime labour relations court, created in the 15th century.
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Sculpture
Historic site and monument
Monument inaugurated on July 2, 1899, dismantled in 1943 under the Vichy regime to be melted down and recovered overnight by the Richaud family, it ...
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Sculpture