Gounod hotel near Alpilles Museum
Saint-Rémy de Provence, a small village that breathes lavender, thyme and rosemary, is a treasure of the Alpilles. Close to the Carrières de Lumière in the Baux-de-Provence, a few steps from the archaeological site of Glanum and in the city center of Saint-Rémy de Provence where the Museum of Alpilles is located, the Hotel Gounod is the ideal starting point for your excursions under the sign of culture.
The Musée des Alpilles, very close to the Hotel Gounod, is located in a former mansion of the Renaissance period, the Mistral Hotel Mondragon, in the historic heart of Saint-Rémy de Provence. Of great architectural richness, this building is classified Historical Monument since 1862. It is in 1919 that Pierre de Brun makes a museum of it, which will be completely renovated between 2002 and 2005.
The collections of the Alpilles Museum are divided into four sections: archeology, natural sciences, graphic and photographic arts, and finally the ethnology which is the specialty of the place. The museum of Alpilles strives to stay close to us and our concerns, he is interested in society. One of his main goals is to showcase the modest arts.
Enjoy your visit to the Museum of Alpilles and many other cultural resources of Saint-Rémy de Provence or its nearby suburbs while relaxing at the Hotel Gounod. The available and smiling staff of our 3-star hotel with swimming pool welcomes you for an exceptional stay, between relaxation and visiting museums. The spacious rooms of Hotel Gounod are equipped with air conditioning and wifi for maximum comfort.