Place des Moulins

  • Historic site and monument
  • Historic patrimony
  • Square
  • 20th C
Le Panier Place Des Moulins 13002 Marseille 2ème
The square is located at the top of the butte des Moulins, name due to the presence of windmills at the end of the 16th century.
We approach this hillock by the Place de Lenche, today a place of markets and cafés. Climbing up through the Accoules, we discover on the Place des Moulins two towers integrated in the houses, the last archaeological remains of the 15 windmills of the city.
In the 19th century, the city had everything razed to the ground, giving this square the appearance of a village square. In the basement, it houses an old cistern, a true underground monument accessible during the Heritage Days and the...
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Le Panier Place Des Moulins 13002 Marseille 2ème
Updated on 13 April 2021 at 09:55
by Office de Tourisme des Loisirs et des Congrès de Marseille
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