Château de Valrose

This neo-Gothic château, today home to Nice University's science faculty, was built by Baron von Derwies, the man who created the Russian railway. He also erected an izba (traditional Russian log house) in the gardens.

Useful information

Adresse : 

28 avenue de Valrose

Nearby tourist attractions

Gallo-Roman archaeological site
Gallo-Roman archaeological site
The vast thermal bath area shows the
60 minutes
Cimiez amphitheatre
Cimiez amphitheatre
This modestly-sized (67 x 56m) Roman
30 minutes
Musée Archéologique
Musée Archéologique
The archaeological museum contains
60 minutes
Musée Matisse (Villa des Arènes)
Musée Matisse (Villa des Arènes)
Dominating the sea, this 17C villa, with
120 minutes
Marc Chagall museum
Marc Chagall museum
This museum contains the largest
120 minutes
Église St-Barthélémy
Église St-Barthélémy
The church houses a lovely triptych by
15 minutes
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Gallo-Roman archaeological site
Gallo-Roman archaeological site
The vast thermal bath area shows the
60 minutes
Cimiez amphitheatre
Cimiez amphitheatre
This modestly-sized (67 x 56m) Roman
30 minutes
Église St-Barthélémy
Église St-Barthélémy
The church houses a lovely triptych by
15 minutes
See all

Other ideas « Art and Culture »

Musée Archéologique
Musée Archéologique
The archaeological museum contains
60 minutes
Musée Matisse (Villa des Arènes)
Musée Matisse (Villa des Arènes)
Dominating the sea, this 17C villa, with
120 minutes
Marc Chagall museum
Marc Chagall museum
This museum contains the largest
120 minutes
See all