National Archaeology Day


As part of the Cultural and scientific meetings that have taken place since 2010, this day aims to inform the public about the richness and diversity of French archaeological treasures. Passionate about history? Come discover the secrets of our history and archaeological research!
Cannes Jeunesse, in partnership with the Direction de la Culture of the City of Cannes, have organized an exceptional programme to discover the little known 2000 year history of Sainte Marguerite Island.


This is an out of the ordinary visit reserved exclusively for guests of the CIS Lérins Islands of Cannes Jeunesse.
This is a free visit limited to 25 participants.


Meeting point at 17h30 at the Pointe du Dragon (about 30 minutes walk from the CIS)
Return at 19h00 at the same place.
Visit of: Cannonball oven – Spanish remains – Bateguier Tower – Sainte Anne Tower – Roman remains –

Your guides

  • 1 Official from the cultural departure of the city of Cannes.
  • 1 Animator from CIS Iles de Lérins of Cannes Jeunesse.

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