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TOULON

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Organizing a convention in Toulon means taking advantage of a touristic and cultural "Arsenal"; Toulon is a human size city; multiple and alive, it has a high dose of Provence and Côte d'Azur, a proper art of provincial living!

Meetings, Exhibits (2500 m²) and Catering altogether in an architectural universe built with wood, glass and stainless steel, divided into 3 levels, with 14 rooms that welcome from 15 to 300 people in theatre configuration for flat rooms. An auditorium for 800 people.
Cutting-edge Lighting and audiovisual Equipment Signage by screens. Catering: Up to 1000 people in a cocktail. Panoramic catering area: 400 diners seated at the table. List of referenced caterers.

On may 13, 1988, a bid was launched for architects in regards to the project.

On May 31, 1991, Senator and Mayor François Trucy inaugurated the building. 35 companies worked for three years with the board of architects to complete this ambitious project. All 4 architects who collaborated in the architect unit were compromised to portray their team spirit in the fellowship of this Convention Centre. All our gratitude to the gentlemen : Jean Beauregard, Claude Linossier, Alain Sabrié and Marc Vuillemin. In regards to interior architecture we want to thank Cabinet AArka : Mr. Erik Morvan.

Organize an event in our spaces

The Neptune Convention Centre offers spaces that can be adapted to any type of business event, offering different spaces that can host from 100 to 1000 people.

Level 0 : Ground floor, general reception, changing rooms
Level 1  : Rooms Colbert, Bonaparte, Dumont d’Urville ½, Raimu, Puget, Hall Expo
Level 2 : Courdouan Room, Jules Verne Room, Tesse Room, Peiresc Room, Lobby Bar, Vauban Auditorium
Level 3 : Trident dining area — 407 people In sit-down catering for up to 1000 people /cocktail.

Assets

  • An auditorium of 800 places with Show Direction/Room.
  • General Installation for rooms 80/100 stands of 9 m² up to 140 stands of 6 m²,
  • An experienced technical team (3 in-house people),
  • Catalogue of diversified and innovative scenic layouts,
  • One lift 3,5 tons
  • Free High-Speed Wifi
  • Public car parks 1200 places.

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Toulon in the heart of the Var

500 meters from the port

The city of TOULON it’s located around one of the most beautiful harbours in Europe. History and architectural patterns have shaped a city with multiple identities. The “High City” of Toulon is a district with clear and airy Haussmann monuments, dating from Napoleon III, while the “Lower Town”, is an ancient medieval quarter, enlarged over the centuries… today in full mutation…

Throughout its narrow streets with ochre or pink facades, its pedestrian centre has the air of a village with its boutiques, its colourful showcases, its art galleries, its small province restaurants…

Within the Neptune Centre, erected in the heart of the city, the convention participants will enjoy a fast pedestrian access to the hotels, the shops and the harbour serving the Golden Islands (Porquerolles, Port Cros and the island of Levant)…

A little farther, the ferries for Corsica and the cruise ships await for departure…

In the heart of Europe’s most beautiful harbour!
The America’s Cup Louis Vuitton chose it in 2016.

Geographic Location

300 days of sunshine a year, good service, with a quality hotel offering, our region has become one of the major tourist destinations.

True regional crossroads, alternative connection to 13 (Bouches du Rhône) and 06 (Alpes Maritimes), in the heart of Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur. At walking distance of: hotels, the harbour, SNCF station, and shuttles to the airports…

Thanks to the TGV (High Speed Train) connections, Toulon is easily accessible from Lyon (2 1/2 hours), Paris (4 hours) and Northern Europe.

The municipality also has : an international Airport (Toulon-Hyères), sea links to Corsica and Turkey, a motorway service to Marseille and Sophia-Antipolis, a network of bus boats (Réseau Mistral), (Mistral network), and an inter municipality network bus of 86 lines to the main commuter towns of Var (Varlib ‘).

In Toulon

Enjoy Gala Evenings at the Toulon Harbour, in Cape Brun, in front of the Mediterranean Sea or in a province farmhouse, the song of cicadas, shopping in the Rue des Arts, the museums, the opera house, the theatre (two national scenes)… In any season.

“Les marchés de Provence” are essential to the heritage: a simple way to discover local specialties, to immerse in the life and meet the Toulon people in the neighbourhood.

Lafayette walk market is nearby. Toulon was built between land and sea overlooked by hills (Coudon, Faron connected by a cable car, Baou de Quatre Aures, Croupatier and Mont Caume). All year round, these mountains become the framework of nature activities for all ages.

COME TO THE PALACE NEPTUNE

ACCESS TO TOULON

Locate the city of Toulon

Airport Toulon/Hyères at 18 km
Marseille Provence International Airport at 85 km
Nice Côte d’azur International Airport at 150 km

TGV train station 10 min walk from the Neptune Centre (the journey from Paris to Toulon is 3h 50min)

Toulon-Marseille: 65 Km (A50)
Toulon-Aix en Provence 77 km (A50 & A52)
Toulon-Lyon 380 km (A8 & A7)
Toulon-Nice 150 km (A57 & A8)
Toulon-Montpellier 222 km

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Locate and access the Neptune Convention Center!

Bus transfers from airport: Sodetrav 04 94 12 55 12
Taxi Transfers: Taxi of the Region of Toulon 04 94 93 51 51
Taxi from airport Toulon-Hyères 04 94 00 60 00

There are ten car parks in the heart of Toulon, the closest ones to the Neptune Centre are :
– Parking Lafayette (430 places) — Rue Dutasta 83 000 Toulon, More info at : https://www.q-park-resa.fr/fr/parking/toulon/lafayette-251.html
– Parking Mayol (1200 places) — Quai Joseph Lafontan (Under the Grandstand of Stade Mayol) More info on :
https://www.q-park-resa.fr/fr/parking/toulon/mayol-centre-253.html

ACCESSIBILITY

Handicap accessibility information at the Neptune Centre

— Outdoors path: on the ground floor (car access and lift to Besagne square)
— Indoor path: single storey reception, elevator adapted to access the 3 floors
(intra cabin audio messages and translation of buttons into Braille).
General hospitality Bank and fitted changing rooms.
Rental of headpieces to make hearing aid possible during the convention.
– Vauban Room: Seating capacity = 25 (welcomes the Handicap Room, and the dance gala “Au nom de la danse”)
— Parking Lafayette, exit to Besagne Square.
Suitable WC, parking.

Documentation

Dig freely through the files below to present Toulon and the Neptune convention Centre to your team, or design your own presentations. After all, our Centre is also yours!

In the heart of Toulon, 10 minutes from the TGV train station and 30 min from the TOULON-HYERES Airport, the Neptune Convention Centre hosts multiple formats of professional and event like meetings.

Easy downloadable, our visuals highlight the stages of a professional meeting (hover over the following lines with your mouse)