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Alpilles Museum


Place Favier 13210 Saint-Rémy-de-Provence

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04 90 92 68 24
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Musée des Alpilles Saint Rémy de Provence



Located in the historic center of Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Alpilles museum is housed in the hotel Mistral of Mondragon, former mansion of Renaissance. Listed building since 1862, the building of high architectural quality, is built around a wonderful courtyard.

Created in 1919 by Pierre de Brun, the museum was renovated from 2002 to early 2005.

Virtual Tour of the Museum of Alpilles

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Salle d’ethnologie et d’arts modestes - Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Musée des Alpilles © F. Lepeltier

Visiting this museum to better understand the current landscape, natural and human, in this part of Provence which extends between the Rhône, the Durance and the Alpilles.
Walk through time and space, the permanent exhibition of the Alpilles Museum evokes various unsuspected facets or unfamiliar regional heritage:
the Hypselosaurus, nice dinosaur who once frequented the country, the traditional costume and the Camargue type of bullfighting through the cultivation and trade of the thistle teasel, opium poppy seeds and seed

And Humble Arts...

Salle d’ethnologie et d’arts modestes - Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Musée des Alpilles © F. Lepeltier

Des oeuvres de renommée internationale, signées Vincent van Gogh ou Albert Gleizes,sont nées ici.  Mais à côté existe aussi le travail souvent remarquable de créateurs discrets, anonymes ou de notoriété locale, sur lesquels le musée souhaite également attirer l’attention : ex voto déposés aux XVIIIe et XIXe siècles dans les chapelles, cannes et dévidoirs ouvragés, santons en terre crue, étonnantes enluminures d’Augustin Gonfond.

Cabinet d’arts graphiques - Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Musée des Alpilles


The law firm of graphic and photographic arts as well as the new direction of the institution in the works on typography and engraving workshop also translate paper and the contemporary engraving



Useful information


From May 2nd to September 30th: open from Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 6pm.
From October 1st to April 30th: open from Tuesday to Saturday from 1pm to 5:30pm.
Exceptional closure: January 1st, May 1st and December 25th.


Prices :
Full price: 5 €
Reduced price: € 3.50
Groups of more than 10 people, students, job seekers, RSA beneficiaries, teachers, people with disabilities and their accompanying persons.


Children and young people under 18 years, school groups, holders of a press card, museum staff, escorts (one per group of 10 people), inhabitants of the municipality of Saint-Rémy-de-Provence holders of the heritage ambassador card.


Saint-Rémy Pass:
Allowing access to the Alpilles museum, the archaeological site of Glanum, the Hotel de Sade, the Estrine museum and the Saint Paul cloister. Price: 20 €
Information and sales at the Tourist Office: +33 (0) 4 90 92 05 22