Avignon's contemporary-arts museum showcases works from the 1960s to present – from minimalist and conceptual, to video and photography...
Le Cid Café
Styled with a nod to the disco era, Le Cid is an upbeat cafe by day, DJ-bar by night.
St-Tropez’s famous cream-and-cake tarte tropézienne, plus other treats.
65 rue Joseph Vernet · interesting places nearby
Musée Calvet information
The elegant Hôtel de Villeneuve-Martignan (built 1741–54) provides a fitting backdrop for Avignon's fine-arts museum, with 16th- to 20th-century oil paintings, compelling prehistoric pieces, 15th-century wrought-iron, and the elongated landscapes of Avignonnais artist Joseph Vernet.