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Address: Rue du Parage | Route des Baux-de-Provence / Hôtel de Sade 1, 13210 Saint-Remy-de-Provence, France
Phone Number:
+33 4 90 92 35 07
10:00 - 17:00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

At the heart of the magnificent Alpilles mountains, the archaeological site...

At the heart of the magnificent Alpilles mountains, the archaeological site at Glanum features the remains of an important Roman settlement that prospered from the 6th century BC to the third century AD. This fascinating site includes the ruins of both civic and religious edifices and is unique in Provence. Open: > 1st April to 30th September: from 9.30 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. > 1st October to 31st March: from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Last admission 30 minutes before closing time. Closed: > Mondays from 1st September to 31st March. > 1st January, 1st May, 1st November, 11th November and 25th December. Admission fees: Adults : 7,50 €; Concessions (18 to 25) = 4,50 €; Free admission: minors under 18*; Free admission: 18-25 years old* (citizens of one of the 27 countries of the EU or are non-European permanent residents of France) * excluding school groups

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Much more than the triumphal arch and mausoleum visible from the road

We saw the site en route from Les Baux to St Remy and pulled in to the car park which appeared to be very small ( and full ), so we continued on our way to St Remy, but returned... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We saw the site en route from Les Baux to St Remy and pulled in to the car park which appeared to be very small ( and full ), so we continued on our way to St Remy, but returned later to see if we could park. Approaching from that direction it became apparent that there was considerably more parking... More 

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Saint-Remy-de-Provence, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful place to visit and to stimulate your imagination. It's very important to discover the neighbourhood so that you'll have an idea of the reason why the Romans settled on this location.

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spend almost 2 hours on a sunny gorgeous winter day. The place is loaded with history and remains.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very unique opportunity to tour this most interesting area and experience the archeology present. It is close to the asylum where Van Gogh spent some time so very easily to combine the two into one visit. Would suggest visiting early in the day as there is virtually no shade and it is extremely hot so prepare accordingly.... More 

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We cam upon this archaeological site by accident at the end of the Van Gogh Walk in Saint-Remy de Provence. It was a very nice treat at the end of the road, which we had not expected. A sort of mini Pompeii. Well worth a visit if you're in the area.

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

This is a must see ancient archeological site of Galnum existing from 500 BC. It is located next to Saint Remy de Provence. Very easy to access by car. The site contains all elements of a typical Roman settlement from baths to the Forum. Visitors can step on the same main street's stones on which once the Romans did. One... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

You see all groups passing in front of this magical place, and head straight to les Baux-de-Provence. Good for you : if you decide to take the visit you will be almost alone and have the perfect conditions to visit this wonderful site. You will not see something as peaceful, beautiful, a part of history that you can still visit... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is like a mini Pompeii - but not that mini. It deserves to be better known. It is quite ruined but the layout still exists. In a stunning setting, too, against a backdrop of the Alpille mountains

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This site includes some of the finest Roman ruins in southern France, and the visit makes a very pleasant experience for a morning or afternoon. Built on successive layers of even more ancient settlements, the Roman town has been somewhat restored, and gives a good impression of life at the time of Augustus Cesare. The site was established because of... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is an ancient Greek city uncovered by archaeologists, in the care of the French Government. Endlessly fascinating, this place will entice you and tempt you to explore again and again, and to visit again and again.

Thank Paul C

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