The department offers a plentiful and varied range of cultural and scientific attractions encompassing archaeology, modern art, industrial heritage and geology. At Mane, near Salagon, you can visit Sauvan château. A little further afield, explore Simiane-la-Rotonde medieval castle, Ongles history and remembrance centre or the Astronomy Centre at Saint-Michel-l’Observatoire. Near the Verdon Gorge, don't miss Verdon Gorge Museum of Prehistory which looks back one million years to tell the story of man in Provence. In total, some thirty sites are open to the public all year round.