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Monuments and visits

Thanks to its strategic geographical location, close to the harbour of Toulon and Marseille, many military buildings such as the Balaguier museum, the Cap Nègre battery and the Fortin de la Coudoulière have been built along the coast.

Discover also the religious buildings which during the centuries and architectural epochs were erected in our communes: the charming chapel of Pépiole, the Church Saint Laurent or the Collegiale St Pierre, and many others.

Stroll in the typical districts built by the great builders or architects like Michel Pacha in Tamaris or Fernand Pouillon in Sablettes, discover the museums, the thematic houses...
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La Seyne-sur-Mer
On the site of Lazaret Bay, in the Tamaris district, stands the villa of Robert Rougeul, an engineer of arts and manufacturing and director of the Port-de-Bouc shipyards.
Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer
Two lids of sarcophagi unearthed in 1816 at the priory of Saint Mandrier and stored at Sainte-Anne Hospital were returned to the town of origin. No registration will however appear on the headstones. ...
Six-Fours-les-Plages
The mission of the Paul Ricard Oceanographic Institute is to contribute to the knowledge and protection of marine environments in the Mediterranean. The museum supports awareness-raising activities by...
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Ollioules
The Celto-Ligurian oppidum of the Courtine is a settlement site from the ancient period, occupied from the Bronze Age until the 1st century BC, whose remains are inscribed on the Supplementary ...
Six-Fours-les-Plages
Fortification reorganized under Louis Philippe in 1846. The Battery includes an historical interpretation centre devoted to local maritime activity and the military past of this ancient fortification.
Six-Fours-les-Plages
The chapel was built in July 1992, she has a romanesque style. Visit everyday from 10 am.
Ollioules
Archaeological museum of the city, which presents the artifacts resulting from the excavations carried out on the Celto-Ligurian oppidum of the Courtine by the Var archaeological centre in partnership...
La Seyne-sur-Mer
Digital museum and virtual reality. Discover a rich collection of over 1800 works from twelve national and international museums and institutions.
Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer
At the entrance to the Franco-Italian cemetery, on a mound, rises a pyramid of 7.25 m high which contains the mortal remains of Admiral Latouche-Treville, considered at the time as the terror of the ...
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Six-Fours-les-Plages
Pre-Romanesque chapel with 3 naves and absidioles, restored in 1956 by Father Charlier.