Cultural heritage

Château-Musée d'histoire naturelle

At the top of the medieval village of Tourrette-Levens, in the tower of the castle, there is the Butterfly and Natural History Museum.
Tourrette-Levens, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
See the map
Château-Musée d'histoire naturelle


Against the exceptional backdrop of a 13th Century château, discover a museum which is unique in the region with its important collections of butterflies and insects. There are two dioramas involving over 300 preserved animals.
During this visit admire the exceptional panorama of the famous Baie des Anges. Each summer the 'Nuits Musicales et Culturelles' musical and cultural night-time festival takes place against the exceptional backdrop of the Château de Tourrette-Levens

Go back to the Destination


On Piste logo
Download from Apple Store Download from Google Store

Explore the best spots!

We have picked out for you the best destinations and routes, marked out by local experts and respectful of the environments in which they take place. Routes, accommodation, courses, races, equipment, find all the good addresses and recommendations of the On Piste team to organise your next walking, cycling or skiing session. Let us guide you and don't miss any point of interest.
© 2022 On Piste
v. 1.0.31