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MUCEM and Fort Saint Jean Skip the Line Ticket
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MUCEM and Fort Saint Jean Skip the Line Ticket
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The MuCEM is a museum of 21st-century civilizations, principally concerned with comparing all aspects of the cultures of the Mediterranean, with Europe and the other continents that border the Mediterranean occupying a major place. It will offer a...more
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1 Esplanade du J4 | 7 Prom. Robert Laffont, 13002 Marseille, France
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All reviews fort saint jean modern building permanent exhibition old port great building vieux port roof terrace free entry worth a visit walk around mediterranean sea nice walk bridge exhibits museum architecture lace
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A must do if good exhibition on, else you can still enter into the complex to see the views and the outside, for free.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ethee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An awful day to visit Marseille with torrential rain and considerable flooding that meant that the little train was out of action and the open top bus not an attractive option. What to do? A museum obviously. This new museum was highly recommended by French...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LaNyonsaise
Reviewed 8 November 2018

The combination of the old fort and the very modern museum is brilliant. We spent hours just walking around the outside of the combined structures. Kudos to all the architects involved in this transformation. Did not have time to visit the exhibits but, to be...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank innsenroute
Reviewed 24 October 2018

We walked a lot, it was nice and interesting. The photos we took are amazing, because you get a beautiful view.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank darrellsmith53
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful well designed museum at fantastic location, and were lucky yo have Ai We We exhibition there at the time.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mobile594188
Reviewed 17 October 2018

At the entrance to the old harbour, take a moment to watch the fishing boats come in and out as they have done for hundreds of years. A very evocative place and just enormous. Walk up to the basilica hiding behind it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Karen B
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The outside areas are free. You are persuaded to buy tickets to exhibitions including one about the history of the Fort. If entering from Vieux Port be aware of the very steep climb which could be avoided if entering from other side. No warning notices...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The building is right on the harbour of Marseille. Fantastic architectural design. I saw the Ai Wei Wei exhibition which was on and the space was excellent for showing his type of art. There was also an exhibition of the history of the Mediterranean on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Really enjoyed walking round the Fort, the herb planted gardens, amazing views. A must do if you're in Marseille.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank swannic
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Located at 1 end of the old harbour - it is beautifully restored & many lookout points to capture views of the city. A ticket (Euro 9.50) allows you entry to 5 exhibitions which are sprawled over the conplex (we were fortunate enough to catch...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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