The principality of Monaco is known for its glamour, lively nightlife, Formula 1 racing and famous casino.
The exotic garden is home to a wide variety of plants from around the world.

A must-see tour of the French Riviera, a city where tourism and business mix, where everything becomes grandiose.
Explore the sumptuous interiors of the princely palace and the surrounding gardens.
Discover its cultural heritage: the Oceanographic Museum, the Automobile Museum, the changing of the guard.

The Oceanographic Museum

Learn about the history of the oceans, understand and protect our ocean floor.
You can even go one-on-one with a shark or look into the eyes of a sea turtle.
The Oceanographic Museum offers you the opportunity to discover and interact with fish.
It's the perfect way to get up close and personal with the most majestic marine species.

Family activities

An extraordinary experience

A day at the Oceanographic Museum

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Changing of the guard at the Prince's Palace

The changing of the guard is an emblematic event of the principality. This military ceremony takes place every day at 11:55 am in front of the Princely Palace of Monaco.
Watch the guards dressed in red and white uniforms with gold decorations, marching to music.

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Changing of the guard at the Prince's Palace - Shutterstock

Attend the Changing of the Guard

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The automobile museum

The car collection of H.S.H. the Prince of Monaco will blow your mind!
Admire an exhibition of more than 100 cars from the callèche to the formula 1, of different colors and origins.
Rediscover the most beautiful mechanics. All eras are represented.
An unmissable visit in the Principality for all vintage car lovers!

Formula 1 collection

Photo of The Automobile Collection of H.S.H. The Prince of Monaco

The prince's car collection

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Places to visit

The principality is full of museums and historical places to see. Here is our selection:

Monaco Opera

L'Opera of Monte-Carlo is an internationally renowned venue that hosts opera, ballet and classical music productions throughout the year.
Attend performances of classic ballets such as Swan Lake or The Nutcracker, or operas such as La Traviata or La Bohème.
The Opera House also offers guided tours of the history of the building and the city, as well as art and costume exhibitions.

Monaco Opera

Monte-Carlo Opera productions


Villa Paloma

La Villa Paloma is a contemporary art museum located in the Jardin Exotique district of Monaco.
This former Belle Époque villa has been completely renovated to host temporary exhibitions of contemporary art. Discover works by renowned artists from around the world, as well as thematic exhibitions that explore current and social issues.

Villa Paloma

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Museum of Anthropology

Discover the richness of cultures from around the world!
Located in the Palace of Monaco, the museum of anthropology houses a varied collection of ethnographic objects.
Admire masks, sculptures, jewelry and traditional costumes from all over the world.
The museum also offers animations for children, conferences and documentary films.

The skeleton room at the Museum of Prehistory in Monaco

The mammoth skeleton in Monaco

City centre Place du Casino !

The Place du Casino is an architectural marvel that is worth visiting for its fascinating history and impressive aesthetics.
The Casino de Monte-Carlo building, located on the square, was built in the 19th century and has since become a symbol of the Principality's glamour and elegance.

The Place du Casino is the venue for many events, such as the International Circus Festival of Monte Carlo or the Monaco Grand Prix, one of the most prestigious Formula 1 races in the world.

It's also a luxury shopping destination, with top brand name boutiques.
If you're looking for an upscale experience in an elegant and historic setting, Casino Square is the place for you.

Casino Square

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Monaco the Grand Tour

Explore the most beautiful places of the City of Princes 1h.
This guided bus tour takes you through the picturesque streets of Monaco's old town.

Explore Monaco's cathedral and the Princely Palace.
Admire the marina, home to some of the world's most luxurious yachts, before climbing to Monaco Hill for a spectacular panoramic view of the Principality and the Mediterranean Sea.

Throughout this tour, you will discover Monaco's fascinating history, iconic monuments and cultural traditions.

Monaco, The Grand Tour

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Jumping International Monte-Carlo

The Jumping International de Monte-Carlo is one of the major events of the equestrian world and is held every year in Monaco.

Watch a show jumping competition and a selection of technically challenging courses.

The Jumping International de Monte-Carlo also offers equestrian shows, activities for children and numerous events for the whole family.

Jumping International Monte-Carlo

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