Saint-Firmin Palace Gardens and Cellars GORDES

The cellars of Saint-Firmin Palace, which boast a variety of artistic features, provide evidence of life in Gordes (listed as one of France’s most beautiful villages) from the Middle Ages onwards, and offer visitors a wonderful opportunity to immerse themselves in the history of this mysterious, semi-troglodyte world. Moving from room to room, visitors will learn all about the history of the place and the know-how associated with the oil production process. Self-guided visit with audio-guide in several languages. Garden visits for groups only – prior booking required.

Discover the underground universe that lies beneath the village of Gordes: impressively-sized rooms, troglodytes, tanks, underground staircases, oil mills etc. Entrance located between church and belvedere.Visit the secret cellars of Saint-Firmin Palace, located in the renowned village of Gordes.To emphasize the historical richness of the place, the Museum des Caves du Palais Saint-Firmin has focused on two distinct areas: a documentary about the restoration of the cellars with audio-guided tour, concluding with a visit to the small museum, “La vie sous la ville” (Life under the town).Exclusive tours of St Firmin cellars and private terraced gardens, planted with Mediterranean shrubs available to groups; advance booking required.Exceptional setting, with customised services/events available on request: tours and breakfast, gourmet coffee experience, opportunity to taste local products, tea, cocktails etc.

Adress / Contact

Caves du Palais Saint-Firmin
Rue du Belvédère
84220  Gordes
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Longitude: 5.200334
Latitude: 43.91028