Located at the heart of the Alpilles on a rocky plateau, the town of Les Baux-de-Provence dominates Arles and the Camargue, and offers an exceptional panorama. A major regional memorial site with an international reputation, it boasts an exceptional historical and architectural heritage with 22 listed monuments, including the Château des Baux.
In 2011, the Municipal Council of the town of Les Baux-de-Provence has entrusted Culturespaces with the development, visitor management, cultural events and promotion of the Carrières de Lumières.
Culturespaces produces and manages, with an ethical and professional approach, monuments, museums and prestigious historic sites entrusted to it by public bodies and local authorities.
Culturespaces manages the following sites: Jacquemart-André Museum in Paris (since 1996), Musée Maillol in Paris (since 2016), Hôtel de Caumont - Art Center in Aix-en-Provence (since 2015), Villa & Gardens Ephrussi de Rothschild in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat (since 1992), Château des Baux de Provence (since 1993), Carrières de Lumières in Les Baux-de-Provence (since 2012), Roman Theatre of Orange (since 2002), Amphitheatre of Nîmes, Maison Carrée, Tour Magne (since 2006) and Cité de l’Automobile in Mulhouse (since 1999).
Culturespaces uses modern management methods in its work upgrading spaces and collections, welcoming the general public, managing staff and all services, organising cultural activities and temporary exhibitions and promoting sites at a national and international level.
With more than 20 years of experience and 2,7 millions visitors every year, Culturespaces is the leading private organisation managing French monuments and museums, and one of the leading European players in cultural tourism.