Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime, Saint-Tropez

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History Museum · Specialty Museum
A beautiful port town in southeastern France, Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime is a former military base, where the main source of income was fishing. This fishing village was liberated from the Second World War early in the twentieth century, following which it became an international resort by the sea. Artists from the French New Wave started rushing into this magnificent town as a result of its rich history and spectacular view. It later became a resort for the European and American jet set and a goal for tourists in search of a little Provençal authenticity and an occasional celebrity sighting. Work out when and for how long to visit Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime and other Saint-Tropez attractions using our handy Saint-Tropez online day trip planner.
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  • Scenic old fortress turned into an interesting, unpretentious naval museum, with stunning 380° views. The location is superb, but the best part is getting into the museum. With information in both...  more »
  • Pleasant walk Nice view Interesting museum Peaceful place Funny staff, the one inside the courtyard , the one in charge on the hygienic matter !  more »
  • A must see in st tropez, one of the best naval museum I have seen. Very well done and thorough. Only 3 euros.
  • A great interesting museum which has lots of information about the story of the city. Its worth to visit.
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