About Arts & Crafts in Saint-Tropez
The small but glamorous town of St Tropez is home to Brigitte Bardot & some fantastic art ...
With plenty of museums and galleries to visit the small town of St Tropez has a rich history in classical art, with its Roman heritage, as well as contemporary painting.
Home to what has been described as one of the top museums in France for modern art, the Musee de l'Annonciade is definitely worth a visit for anyone with even a vague interest in art! Formerly a 16th century chapel, it was transformed in 1950 and eventually opened as a museum in 1955.
Local crafts include making reeds for musical instruments, the centre for which is in Cogolin. Coglolin is also famed for it's production of smoking pipes, you can take tours of the workshops at The Pipes of Cogolin.