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20 Attractions to Explore Near Castle Hill

Castle Hill
Castle Hill06300 Nice, France

Castle Hill Located near the city center of Nice. It offers a delightful walkway with striking views over the Baie des Anges. The park owes its name to the castle of Nice which once shielded the city from multiple invaders from different kingdoms and duchies during the Middle Ages.

Nearby Attractions

Musée du Palais Lascaris
Musée du Palais Lascaris0.42 KMs away from Castle Hill

It is a museum of musical instruments located in the historic center of Nice. The museum houses art and music from the 17th and 18th centuries and also has a spectacular collection of 500 instruments.

Nice Cathedral
Nice Cathedral0.46 KMs away from Castle Hill

Nice Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral located in the very heart of the old town of Nice. The cathedral is one of Nice’s major monuments and also it is the seat of the Diocese of Nice.

Giuseppe Garibaldi Square
Giuseppe Garibaldi Square0.67 KMs away from Castle Hill

Giuseppe Garibaldi Square is one of the city’s great landmarks named after Italian nationalist and military hero Giuseppe Garibaldi. It is the city's oldest square and one of the city's most iconic locations.

Modern and Contemporary Art Museum (MAMAC)
Modern and Contemporary Art Museum (MAMAC)0.77 KMs away from Castle Hill

The museum dedicated to modern art and contemporary art. The collections present an overview of the artistic works considered as avant-garde, from the late 1950s to today.

Place Massena
Place Massena0.89 KMs away from Castle Hill

Place Massena is Vieux Nice's biggest and most historic square named for André Masséna. It is the city's most beautiful and historic attraction and has always been the place for great public events since its construction.

Notre-Dame de l’Assomption Basilica
Notre-Dame de l’Assomption Basilica1.53 KMs away from Castle Hill

The Basilica of Notre-Dame de Nice is a Roman Catholic basilica and the largest church in Nice. It was built between 1864 and 1868 in a Neo-Gothic architectural style.

Marc Chagall National Museum
Marc Chagall National Museum1.84 KMs away from Castle Hill

The Chagall Museum is located on Cimiez Hill in Nice. The building was designed by French architect André Hermant and opened to the public in 1973. The museum dedicated to the work of famous painter Marc Chagall. It houses the series of seventeen paintings depicting the biblical message, painted by Chagall.

St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral
St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral2.37 KMs away from Castle Hill

St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral is one of the most important Orthodox cathedral outside Russia, this is a beautifully ornate building. It was built to serve the large Russian community that had settled in Nice. It is recognized as a national monument of France, and it currently belongs to the jurisdiction of the Moscow Patriarchate. It is the largest Eastern Orthodox cathedral in Western Europe.

Musée Matisse
Musée Matisse2.77 KMs away from Castle Hill

The Musée Matisse in Nice is an art museum dedicated to French artist Henri Matisse. It gathers one of the world's largest collections of his works, tracing his artistic beginnings and his evolution through his last works.

Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild
Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild3.86 KMs away from Castle Hill

Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild is a French seaside villa located at Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat on the French Riviera. The mansion is filled with antique furniture, Old Master paintings, sculptures, objets d'art, and assembled an extensive collection of rare porcelain. The gardens are classified by the French Ministry of Culture as one of the Notable Gardens of France.

Promenade des Anglais
Promenade des Anglais4.18 KMs away from Castle Hill

The Promenade des Anglais in Nice is one of France’s best known and iconic attractions. It is located just next to the beach and is a wide, lively, and very busy sidewalk (7 km long) along the Mediterranean Sea.

Greek Villa Kerylos
Greek Villa Kerylos4.39 KMs away from Castle Hill

Villa Kerylos is a house designed in Ancient Greek style by the French archaeologist Theodore Reinach in the early 1900s. It has been listed as a historic monument since 1966.

Parc Phœnix
Parc Phœnix5.72 KMs away from Castle Hill

Parc Phœnix is a botanical garden and zoo, located at the southwestern edge of Nice. Much of the park consists of a huge greenhouse with a large pool housing animals such as pelicans, swans, ducks, turtles, etc.

Fondation Maeght
Fondation Maeght13.34 KMs away from Castle Hill

The Maeght Foundation is a modern art museum located on a beautiful hill overlooking Saint-Paul de Vence in the southeast of France. The museum has a set of 12000 items of art that includes paintings, sculptures, collages, ceramics, and all kinds of recent art.

Le Fort Carré
Le Fort Carré16.94 KMs away from Castle Hill

Fort Carre was built in the late 16th century by King Henry II of France. It was used to guard the nearby border with the County of Nice and to defend the town of Antibes. it is now classified as a historic monument.

Musée Picasso
Musée Picasso17.63 KMs away from Castle Hill

The museum is known as the Picasso Museum, the first museum in the world to be dedicated to the artist. Picasso himself donated works to the museum, altogether 23 paintings and 44 drawings, most notably his paintings La Chèvre and La Joie de vivre.

La Spiaggetta dei Balzi Rossi
La Spiaggetta dei Balzi Rossi22.84 KMs away from Castle Hill

Balzi Rossi is a toponym given to a beach, a museum, and a complex of caves in which, starting from the second half of the 19th century, numerous artifacts from the Paleolithic era have been discovered. The archaeological site is located near the Grimaldi hamlet of Ventimiglia, a short distance from the border crossing of Ponte San Ludovico between Italy and France. IT was one of the iconic attractions in this area and attracts a lot of tourists.

Giardini Botanici Hanbury
Giardini Botanici Hanbury24.17 KMs away from Castle Hill

The Hanbury botanical gardens are located on the Mortola promontory, on the Ligurian coast, a few kilometers from the French border. They occupy an area of ​​18 hectares, included in the municipal area of Ventimiglia. The park of the villa is one of the most famous acclimatization gardens in Europe and the Mediterranean basin.

Promenade de la Croisette
Promenade de la Croisette25.94 KMs away from Castle Hill

The Promenade de la Croisetteor Boulevard de la Croisette is a prominent road in Cannes, France. It stretches along the shore of the Mediterranean Sea and is about 2 km long. It goes completely along the coastline of Cannes.

Palais des Festivals
Palais des Festivals26.51 KMs away from Castle Hill

The Palais des Festivals et des Congrès has been created to accommodate the largest festival of cinema in the world. It is the venue for the annual Cannes Film Festival, and possesses "modern and high-tech facilities" for housing conferences throughout the year.