Mougins - The charming art Provence village
Whether you're a lover of art or not, we are sure you'll have a great day out in the village of Mougins. Just 10 minutes from your Provence home and 15 minutes from Cannes, this charming village offers boutique shops, medieval architecture, exquisite restaurants for mouth-watering eats and ever-changing art galleries, exhibitions and installations around the village.
Mougins is one of our favourite places to visit when we are in Provence so we can't wait for you to fall in love with it. See our Instagram for our day trip to Mougins.
THE OLD TOWN Lined with cobbled stones, boutique shops, medieval architecture and art, the old town may be small but it's filled with a lot of charm.
RESTAURANTS FOR ALL CRAVINGS
You can be sure to eat well in Mougins with tasty meals suitable for all cravings. From fine dining to casual restaurants, you won't have to eat at the same places twice.
MOUGINS MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART Mougins is the home of The Museum of Contemporary Art, one of the best museums in the region. You can expect to see Roman, Greek and Egyptian sculpture, vases, coins, and jewellery, and also the world’s largest private collection of ancient arms and armour. It also houses classically inspired paintings, drawings, and sculptures by Picasso, Matisse, Chagall, Dufy, Cézanne, Rodin, Dali, Andy Warhol, Marc Quinn, Antony Gormley, and Damien Hirst.
EGLISE NOTRE-DAME-DE-VIE Mougin is where Picasso decided to spend the last years of his life, and his final resting place. The Notre-Dame-de-Vie is no Notre Dame-de-Paris however much understated and is close to Picasso's home. The 13th century bell tower could be seen from the artist’s bedroom still stands, and is visited daily by people from all over the world.