Le Mas des Pivoines

Country garden with very varied species, adapted to drought and -8 °. Particularity: 130 feet of various varieties of shrub and herbaceous peonies that begin to bloom around April 15 until the end of May.

This is the charm of a Grasse countryside of 1800, with its arbours, its calade, its pools.
The topography of the place has given a succession of different atmospheres: field of lavender, olive grove, masses of edges of perennials and unusual shrubs, and of course many roses.

Jardin des Orangers

Located at the foot of the wall of the city of Grasse, this garden was created in 1779 by Joseph Amable Arnouphle de Pontevès, the first owner of the site, and remodeled by the City in 1976.
Pauline Bonaparte, Princess Borghese, tasted the charms of her geometrically patterned parterres, her pond, her orange trees and her rose bower during a stay in 1811, when she was the host of the Amic family.

Jardin Parfumé Parfumerie Fragonard

We have gathered in this garden a collection of the most beautiful perfume plants that represent the olfactory heritage of Grasse, as well as other fragrant species whose cultivation and production take place in various countries of the world.

We invite you to start this fascinating olfactory journey during which your nose and your olfactory memory will be solicited.
Together, we will take a walk filled with history, botany and linguistics, because Latin reigns supreme in the field of plants!

Domaine St Jacques du Couloubrier

The Saint-Jacques du Couloubrier estate, considered as a reference for
typical Grasse landscape, whose original owners of the 1870s, the Amics were a perfume trader, followed by Jean PROVOST, owner of the northern fillies and founder of the Paris-Match press group, who made the estate an agricultural property dedicated to perfume, to the olive grove and vineyard but also home of
reception. He will have the garden landscaped in 1940 by Russel PAGES, English landscape internationally renowned and whose Domaine Saint-Jacques du Couloubrier is one of his finest works.

La Lavanderaie de Marie

The Lavanderaie de Marie of the Source Parfumée holds a floral site where aromatic and medicinal plants. (140 different varieties).

Located on the path towards the Gorge du Loup, the Lavanderaie de Marie proposes panoramic view points of beautiful mountain ranges and of the colourful Mediterranean sea who were the source of inspirations of many artists.

In the heart of the Village of Gourdon, the discovery of the authentic distillery of the Source Parfumée, its Candle making and its charming museum.
A delightful discovery of Provence.

MIP gardens

The gardens where perfumes are born...

Centifolia rose, jasmine, tuberose, lavender, geranium, juniper, orange blossom – it is of plants that perfumes are truly born, essences from near or far.

In the unique setting of the International Perfume Museum Gardens, visitors can discover and smell the species that have provided precious raw materials for perfumery for centuries.