On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the landing in Provence, the History Department of Defense offers a major exhibition entitled ” the French navy in the landing in Provence ” from August 18th to December 19 2014.
This exhibit will show archives ( including photos and maps ) , weapons and uniforms to explain the role of the French Navy in the preparation and execution of the landing in Provence .
WHERE : Service historique de la Défense, dans la Corderie royale, -Bibliothèque et service d’archives- passage de la Corderie (accross Place d’Armes), Toulon.
FREE : Free for all .
Possibility of guided tours by appointment. For more information call 04.22.42.08.13 or 04.22.42.03.65
The sailing race for 40 years old + is in Sanary for a stop over as part of its 13th edition. Participants left Marseille and sailing around Porquerolles Island before returning to the West. On their way they will stop in Sanary on August 27th.