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Map of Aix (78Ko)


AIX HISTORY
  History
 
Location - access
 
Patrimony
 
Fontains (in french)
 
Museums, Fondations, sites and spaces cultural
 
Antique dealer
 
Famous people of Aix (in french)
 
Diaporama

ART OF LIFE
 
Gastronomy
  Markets

Specialities


WALKS IN AIX AND PAYS D'AIX
 
Interactive walks in Aix
  
Outings and Excursions in the Aix Area
  
Villages of Aix country
  
Mountain Sainte Victoire

CEZANNE
 
Biography
 
The Cézanne circuit
 
Cézanne's Workshop
 
Granet Museum
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Interactive Walks in Aix

 

Mazarin District


On the south side is the "Quartier Mazarin", which was created on the order of the brother of Cardinal Mazarin. The private hotels of the 17th and 18th Centuries were built according to an orderly urbanization.


HOTEL DE CAUMONT
At the corner of the Rue Mazarin and the Rue Joseph Cabassol is the Hôtel de Caumont (1720) which is now the National School of Music.





VIEWPOINT





PLACE DES QUATRE DAUPHINS
At the crossing point of the Rue du 4 Septembre and the Rue Cardinale, one can not help noticing the exquisite "Fontaine des Quatre Dauphins", a work by Jean-Claude Rambot (1667).





EGLISE SAINT JEAN DE MALTE
Here, you can discover the 13th Century church, "Saint Jean-de-Malte", to the right of which is the old Palace of Malta, now the Granet Museum.





MUSEE GRANET
The Granet Museum houses Paintings of Cézanne, Granet, and Celtic statues.





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