Basilique St-Michel Archange
Cimetière du Vieux Château
Musée Jean Cocteau Collection Séverin Wunderman
In 2005, art collector Séverin Wunderman donated some 1500 Cocteau works to Menton, on the condition that the town build a dedicated...
Musée du Bastion
Cocteau loved Menton. It was following a stroll along the seaside that he got the idea of turning the disused 17th-century seafront...
A Braïjade Méridiounale
In a beautiful stone-walled dining room framed by heavy wooden beams, A Braïjade is the only restaurant in the old town and has made the...
place de l'Église St-Michel · interesting places nearby
Basilique St-Michel Archange information
From place du Cap a ramp leads to Southern France's grandest baroque church, the Italianate Basilique St-Michel Archange, its creamy façade flanked by a 35m-tall clock tower and 53m-tall steeple (1701-03).