An important historical, cultural & natural heritage!
Estérel Côte d'Azur destination is old of thousands years! Since the formation of the Esterel about 250 million years ago, the ages have seen several civilizations. Some of them have left strong testimonies still visible today. Today, the historic sites are numerous on the territory, and many testify of the importance of the Roman empire time (aqueduct, amphitheater) or feudal age (castles and vestiges).
Today you can visit and understand these exceptionnal places by visiting museums that have collected many of historical objects. They tell in their own way the events of the past!
Our best museums
Want to learn more about local traditions, the way of life of the Romans or just have a good time learning with your family? The Esterel has many museums, ideal to spend a good time together!
The historical remains of the Estérel
Saint-Raphaël, Frejus, the Fayence area ... These towns have many testimonies of their turbulent histories. Between the Roman remains of Fréjus, the castles of Fayence area and the basilica of Saint-Raphaël, discover a part of the history of the French Riviera.