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Sightseeing and landmarks in quartier du port, Nice

History museums

History Museum
“Consisting of 2 sites (Cimiez and Terra Amata) the museum offers a journey in Nice archaeological past through two periods that were prehistory and antiquity to the early Christian period. This museum with its two sites as well as the presentation of the archaeological collections from excavations of such sites, reveals how the Nice area was conducive to the establishment of populations throughout the ages.”
  • 11 locals recommend
History Museum
“Le musée de paléontologie humaine de Terra Amata est un musée municipal de Nice, situé sur les pentes occidentales du mont Boron, au numéro 25 du boulevard Carnot. Il est consacré au site préhistorique de Terra Amata”
  • 3 locals recommend

Scenic lookouts

Scenic Lookout
“le lieux emblématique pour faire son selfie de souvenir de Nice. Accessible par ascenseur ou pour les plus courageux par les escaliers”
  • 2 locals recommend
Outdoor Sculpture
Scenic Lookout
  • 1 local recommends


“Amazing library building also next to the museum of modern contemporary art.”
  • 13 locals recommend