On 23 and 24 June 2018, Place du Palais will host the first meeting of the “historical sites of the Grimaldis of Monaco”. This first event will showcase the Marquisate of Baux and the Earldom of Carladès, places whose titles are associated with Hereditary Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella, the Marquis of Baux and Countess of Carladès, respectively. The final guest area is the town of Menton, which was part of the Principality for five centuries. Each area will present its cultural and craft heritage. A variety of events will be on offer: puppet shows, dancing and folklore, medieval fighting, games for children, a lavender workshop, the making of traditional santon Nativity scene figurines, a stone cutter, a ceramics workshop, etc. A sound and light show will also be projected onto the Prince’s Palace during the evening of Saturday 23 June.
|Design of the Palace||Alain GIAMPAOLI|
|Line-engraving of the Palace||Line FILHON|
|Printing process||Steel-engraving and offset|
|Size of the block||120 x 100 mm|
|Size of the stamp||30 x 40.85 mm vertical|
|Quantity of issue||35,000 blocks|
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