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Adrets Dolmen

Three dolmens in the hills near Brignoles and Le Val (Var).

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Barry Troglodyte Village

This ancient troglodyte village is very picturesque and historically interesting, inhabited continuously from the Neolithic until the early 20th century.

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Boussière Dolmen

A small Neolithic dolmen without capstone, in the hills east of the Var village of Cabasse.

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Bronze Age archeological site 25 km from Montpellier - at 5000 years, one of the oldest prehistoric villages in France

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Rocher du Causse Oppidum

Chacolithic period habitation site in the Languedoc-Roussillon. This site bridged the European Copper, Bronze and Iron ages and is also known as the Rocher du Causse.

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Le Coulet Menhirs

The Le Coulet Menhirs are a grouping of four Neolithic standing stones on the Causse du Larzac, south of the Cirque de Navacelles.


Megalithic tomb structures of of stone walls and stone table.

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Ferrussac Dolmen

A pair of Neolithic dolmens, one with two layers and a complex entry, on the Causse du Larzac, a limestone plateau housing thousands of Neolithic megaliths.

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Gastée Dolmen

A Neolithic dolmen in the hills a couple of km east of the Var village of Cabasse.

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Le Lèque Menhir

The menhir of Le Leque, locally called Le Pierre Planée is a 5.6 m (18 ft) tall standing stone, located in a remote area of garrigue about 3 km east to the little hamlet of Le Lèque, in the commune of Lussan.


Ancient megalithic standing stones.

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Nages Oppidum

A large, complex pre-Roman defensive site on the hill beside Nages-et-Solorgues, on the plains southwest of Nîmes.

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Prunarede Dolmen

A nice example of a Neolithic burial dolmen, in the scrub lands past a local bergerie.

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Riens Dolmen

A nicely structured dolmen (but missing the capstone) close to Mons village, in the northeast corner of the Var.

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Terriers Menhirs

This group of 9 small Neolithic menhirs are located in the Maures hills, south of Draguignan and Les Arcs.

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Verdon Museum of Prehistory

A very large and modern museum of prehistory located at the village of Quinson in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. It is billed as the "biggest prehistory museum in Europe", we can agree that it's a very fine museum.