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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
+33 4 84 35 13 13
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Reviewed today via mobile

Loved the Or and Ai Weiwei exhibitions. Also the way it is constructed, the fort...blew us away totally.

Thank shoshoar
Reviewed 1 week ago

We entered the museum via the old port entrance to the fort. As a disabled person the route took us via a series of lifts and high level walkways with great views over the port and the fort. We had a rest at the outdoor...More

Thank Tmea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unique architecturally and totally. It adds the 21st century to the fascinating history of this not yo be missed city. The Ibis Style hotel is also a breath of fresh air.

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

MuCEM is short for the Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations. It’s located next to the giant ferris wheel along the southwestern waterfront. You could enter for free or pay a fee to visit the exhibits. We discovered there were pedestrian walkways or bridges connecting...More

Thank Olet A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge site and range of exhibitions ,kids stuff ,serious hospitaller history , magnificent views , a very good albeit pricey restaurant , unashamedly medditeranean in outlook , to the point of innacuracy occasionally but hey the overall delivery of the place is spectacular .Highly enthused...More

Thank Imeccentric
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A bonus with MUCEM is that it's a great location to watch the sunset. A bottle of wine. Bread and cheese. Golden!

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very new museum , impressive building next to the port. There are very interesting permanent as well as temporary exhibitions, there are historical as well as art exhibitions. Wonderful terrace at the top of the museum, as well as historic fort which lies next to...More

Thank Myriam H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Mucem includes the J4 building and the Fort St. Jean. The fort is a restoration and houses additional galleries with a stunning view of the Old Port. The exhibitions were interesting and told more stories than just being a collection of dusty objects. The...More

Thank On_The_Road_Canuck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing ...well worth the trip and so educational and informative. We learnt a lot and it’s really good for families with kids. Especially those who are homeschoolers.

Thank Umm Abdullah C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing location at the mouth of the old harbor. Exploring the old fortification provides amazing views in all directions from elevated vantage points. However keep in mind some are only accessible by climbing many stairs. There are three little Cafés that serve refreshments. They have...More

Thank Paul S
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