Attractions

 

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

Vallauris is located on the French Riviera, and is an artistic centre known for its ceramics. Some of the attractions in Vallauris include:

  • Musée Magnelli
  • Ceramic Museum
  • National Picasso Museum
  • Gallery Madoura

SURROUNDING AREAS

Within close proximity to Vallauris lie Nice, Antibes, Cannes, Biot and St.Paul De Vence. Attractions include:

  • Musée Picasso (Antibes)
  • Malmaison (Cannes)
  • National Museum Ferdinand Leger (Biot)
  • Fondation Maeght (St Paul de Vence)
  • Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (Nice)
  • Musée Matisse (Nice)
  • National Museum Chagall (Nice)

EVENTS AND FESTIVALS

Some of the annual events and festivals of the region include:

  • Carnival, Nice, February
  • Lemon Festival, Menton, February
  • Formula One Grand Prix, Monaco-Monte Carlo, May
  • Rose Festival, Grasse, May
  • Cannes International Film Festival, Cannes, May
  • Fête de la Musique, June (21st) 
  • Fête Picasso, Vallauris, July
  • Jazz Festival, Juan les pins- Antibes, July
  • Jazz Festival, Nice, July
  • International Biennale of Vallauris, Vallauris, July-November