Chateau de l'Emperi, Salon-de-Provence

(4.3/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
Listed as a historical monument by the French Ministry of Culture, Chateau de l'Emperiis a magnificent castle that is built on a huge rock. This castle was built in the ninth century and was used by the Roman emperors as well as the Archbishops of Arles. Chateau de l'Emperi even served as a jail and a barrack during the French revolution. This great castle has survived earthquakes and even wars. Processions and re-enactments of Nostradamus are carried out in the entire town. With a beautiful fountain and Nostradamus, this castle is the centre of great attraction. Arrange to visit Chateau de l'Emperi and other attractions in Salon-de-Provence using our Salon-de-Provence vacation trip planner.
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  • Reconstitution of paintings, weapons and costumes exhibition visit of the castle of the particularly interesting and exceptional Empiri both by quality and the importance of the collections. This historic visit is of major interest and competes with the largest museums in reconstruction of our history.
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  • A nice trip over time. Splendour of the costumes, uniforms of soldiers. Wonderful collection of weapons. Statutes of wax to human greatness. Not to be missed!
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  • Of course, we're just mid-March... Of course, these aren't the holidays, of course we are passing... Nonetheless, that at the end of a sunny morning, the Museum is closed!
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  • Nice castle in the middle of the town
  • Great collection!
  • Essential. Superb. What a beautiful collection!?
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  • The collection is impressive and beautiful, but he must love guns and military uniforms...
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  • In addition to the historical side of the Castle, it is possible to have a magnificent view of Salon de Provence from the ramparts.
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