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Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime

1 Montee de la Citadelle, 83990, Saint-Tropez, France
+33 4 94 97 59 43
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For over 400 years, the Citadel rings the city. Element of the defence of the port the most important between Antibes and Toulon for centuries, it is now one of the few monuments of this magnitude of the Var coast. Proud of its rich maritime past, Saint-Tropez has decided to create a modern museum in the dungeon of the town's citadel, allowing all visitors to discover the daily lives of men and women who shaped over the centuries the Saint-Tropez of today.
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1 Montee de la Citadelle, 83990, Saint-Tropez, France
+33 4 94 97 59 43
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's quite a climb up a series steps to the Citadelle but really worth it for the view alone. The museum is not big but it is interesting to learn about the birth of St Tropez. The views from the top of the tower itself...More

Thank Munrovia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walking in the saint Tropez harbor, street an go to Citadelle is very nice. The views are beautiful, and is very pleasant Recommended!!.

Thank Isa I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The view from the citadel is magnificent. If you are in St tropez you must visit this. Entrance fee 3 €.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Due to its location on top of the hill you can get some very nice pictures from the top of the museum. There's a small fee to get in and there are a lot of low doorways in the museum.

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 17 August 2017

A nice walk from harbor to citadel overlooking the surrounding areas. As others have said besides the fort there is a great maritime museum and a strange outdoor art exhibit. These are probably great works of art but to modern for me. The Citadel with...More

Thank fb249
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The Citadel is well worth the 3 euro entrance fee. You learn a great deal about the maritime history of the area. What's nice is that the museum is inside the citadel (and with a toilet)-- on a hot day, this is invaluable. For a...More

Thank catatonia_10
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This was a good day trip destination along with the rest of the the town. There was a great deal of information which covers Saint-Tropez history from early in pre-medieval to the modern day (roughly 1970s). The museum deals with the technical and personal aspects...More

Thank MrWaywardTraveler
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

The view from the citadel is great and the museum is fantastic! The walk up from the port or old town is not too demanding, the town map makes it seem further than it really is. A must to see and do when in town.

Thank metzadventure
Reviewed 11 May 2017

You have to walk up a long, long hill of steps to get to this place. Admission was only 3Euro per person. They did a nice job with restoration. The maritime museum is small but nice. The best part of this visit was the amazing...More

Thank ready4vacation7366
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Worht a walk up to check out the view of St Tropez and see what super yachts are sailing into the harbour.

Thank Lauren C
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John L
26 August 2015|
Response from Citadelle_StTropez | Property representative |
Hello, there is a path on the Citadel feet where you can have a lovely view to St. Tropez harbour. Even if the view from the Citadel is of course worth to see.
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