With your family or friends, discover the history of the Counts of Provence, illustrious people who made a stop in this medieval fortress, like Pope Benedict XIII, and go to meet historicallegends. Built in the twelfth century and enhanced in the fifteenth century the Fortress of theCounts of Provence stands on the hill of Griffon. The hill, classified as a natural site and a true haven of greenery, offers an exceptional setting. From here, the
visitor can enjoy a panoramic view of the Alpilles, the Durance plain and the Mont Ventoux.And for the more adventurous, a 360° view from the rooftop terrace of the Griffon tower.
A fun and interactive tour awaits you adapted to all, allowing you to discover the architecture, the weapons, the history of the Avignon papacy, literature, alchemy but also the French Revolution.