Nice is distinguished by a wide variety of architectural styles, originating from different periods.
Over the centuries of its somewhat turbulent history, Nice has retained the imprint of each age ...
Monuments and churches
Quai Rauba Capeu
Located at the foot of the Castle Hill, the Quai Rauba Capeu offers one of the most beautiful views of the city and is now not to be missed for its giant "I Love Nice" hashtag. The latest renovation of Quai Rauba Capeu was awarded the ‘Prix de...
Côté Est de la Promenade des Anglais - 06300 Nice Tel.:
La Tête Carrée
Port / Acropolis / East Nice
La Tête Carrée by Sacha Sosno is one of the most unusual contemporary works situated in the heart of Nice. Imposing and intriguing, it never stops stimulating the admiration of passers-by. This 30 metres high and 14 metres wide monument-sculpture is...
2 place Yves Klein - 06000 Nice Tel.:
Hôtel de Ville
With its location right in the heart of Old Nice, the history of the City Hall has been marked by its various functions housing municipal institutions from 1868.
Rue de l'Hôtel de Ville - 06300 Nice Tel.:
Sanctuaire du Sacré Coeur
22 rue de France - 06000 NICE Tel.: +33(0)4 93 87 38 67
Maison d'Adam et Eve
Right in the heart of the Vieux Nice, on Rue de la Poissonnerie, remember to look up to admire a beautiful relief fresco, featuring the characters of Adam and Eve, dating from 1584. Perpendicular to Cours Saleya, this façade of this house is famous...
Rue de la Poissonnerie - Angle Cours Saleya - 06300 Nice Tel.:
Le Palais de La Méditerranée
After being the temple of the arts in Nice during the Roaring Twenties, the Palais de la Mediterranée is one of the most iconic hotels which can be found on the Promenade des Anglais. In 2004, after three years of works, that life was re-instilled in...
11 Promenade des Anglais - 06000 Nice Tel.:
L' Eglise Saint Michel
The building was constructed in the 18th century (1757). Mass on Sunday at 10:00 am Situated at the heart of the city, Saint Michael's church presents all the features of a simple baroque style. It contains many riches: The Grinda Brothers' organ...
The oldest square in Nice is now a popular place to live, thanks to its location in the trendy Port district and its many sunny restaurant terraces. A statue of Giuseppe Garibaldi stands in the middle of this square that is central to the life of the...
- 06300 Nice Tel.:
An iconic five-star hotel in the heart of the Promenade des Anglais, the Negresco has become a real emblem of Nice and French-style luxury hotels over the years. A listed historic building since 2003, it houses collections retracing five centuries of...
37 Promenade des Anglais - 06000 Nice Tel.:
Located at the heart of Vieux Nice, Cours Saleya is an essential living space, known for its iconic flower market, as well as the sunny terraces of the bars and restaurants which surround it. Formerly a festive hub for social life, Cours Saleya is one...
Rue Saint-François de Paule - 06300 NICE Tel.:
Eglise anglicane St Michael
This building was built in 1894 to allow the English community to practice Anglican worship. It has a surprising internal decoration, inspired by the Baroque style.
Open during religious services or guided tours, on request. The church also...
Overlooking one of the most beautiful harbors in the world, Villefranche-sur-Mer and its 16th century Citadel, listed as a historic monument, offer you an exceptional and unexpected setting. In 1543, war broke out on our shores as 110 Barbarossa...
Place Emmanuel Philibert - La Citadelle - 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer Tel.: 04 93 01 73 68
Le Palais de la Préfecture
After various functions, the Palais de la Préfecture de Nice is today the headquarters of the Prefét's residence, as well as a magnificent architectural monument to admire in the heart of the city. Today, after having had different functions, the...
1 Place du palais de Justice (Rue de la Préfecture) - 06300 Nice Tel.:
Le Palais de Justice
Standing at the heart of the square of the same name, the Palais de Justice de Nice is a unique monument in its imposing architecture and its great history which recounts the wealth, diversity, and the heritage of the city.
Place du Palais - 06300 Nice Tel.:
La Tour Saint-François
The Saint François Tower is so high that it dominates the whole old town of Nice. Built in the thirteenth century, it is now open to the public who can gaze over the entire city from the top. Historic monument. Ticket sales on-site (reservation not... Closed : Monday all day, Tuesday all day, Wednesday all day, Thursday all day,
Rue de la Tour - 06300 Nice Tel.: +33(0)4 97 13 26 38
Église Sainte-Jeanne d'Arc
Built in tribute to Saint Jeanne d'Arc, this church with modern and unusual architecture is an exceptional monument to discover a short walk from the Libération district in Nice. The 65-metre bell tower adorned with twisted flames, the three raised...
11 rue Grammont - 06000 Nice Tel.: 04 93 86 33 07
La Place Masséna
Recognisable by its red facades, its Fountain of the Sun and its black and white paving, Place Masséna is the meeting-point for the people of the Côte d'Azur in the heart of Nice.
- 06000 Nice Tel.:
Église Saint-Martin dite Saint-Augustin
Located on the very low-key Place Saint Augustin, a short walk from Place Garibaldi, Saint Martin Church hides magnificent works behind its Baroque style, particular to the religious buildings of the Vieux Nice. The Augustinian convent became a...
Place Saint-Augustin - 06300 Nice Tel.:
Ancien Hôtel Régina
The Régina is a historic hotel nestled on the hill of Cimiez which was part of the heyday of Nice tourism between the late 19th century and the 1930s. With its impressive majestic silhouette, it bears witness to the splendours of the Belle Époque....
71 bd de Cimiez - 06000 Nice Tel.:
Located at the foot of the Château, between the Vieux Nice and Quai des États-Unis, Rue des Ponchettes is a place laden with history which today combines local culture and gastronomy. They host many exhibitions with a definite predilection for...
Promenade des Anglais - Cours Saleya - 06300 Nice Tel.: