Insider Guide

Villa Arson

Built on Saint-Barthélémy hill, Villa Arson property extends over more than two hectares offering a magnificent view over the city of Nice and the Bay of Angels. A maze of intermingled concrete, stone and vegetation, with inner streets and patios, outdoor amphitheaters, suspended terraces and gardens, harmoniously connecting around the old mansion of the Arson family.



Villa Arson is a unique national institution dedicated to contemporary art. It reunites in a single venue a school of art, an art center, an artists’ residence and a specialized library. The building has been listed « Patrimoine du XXe siècle ».

Open daily from 14.00
Address: Villa Arson, 20 av. Stephen Liégeard, 06105 Nice
Website: https://www.villa-arson.org/
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