La Crypte Archéologique

Nice's archeological crypt is an immense underground area of 2.000 sqm located underneath the Place Garibaldi.
Three centuries later, discover the remains of the medieval fortifications of Nice.

It is comparable to the crypt at the Louvre as far as its history and heritage are concerned and offers the same type of facilities for the general public.
French Guided visits only on reservation.
Visits by group of 15 persons maximum. Duration : 55 minutes
Meeting point : place Jacques Toja.
Tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded.
The visit may be cancelled in the event of technical problems.
Shoes without heels should be worn for the visit
Booking onligne or at Centre du Patrimoine.

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Included with the French Riviera Pass

Free access.

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Opening periods

From 01/01 to 31/12, every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
Closed exceptionally on January 1st, May 1st and December 25th.

Accepted payment methods

  • Credit card payment


Full price: 2 to 6.10 €.

Accueil des animaux

  • Pets welcome

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