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Musee d'Archeologie Mediterraneenne

2 rue de la Charite | Centre de la Vieille Charité, le Panier, 13002 Marseille, France
+33 4 91 14 58 80
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2 rue de la Charite | Centre de la Vieille Charité, le Panier, 13002 Marseille, France
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"la vieille"
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"excellent museum"
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"the interior courtyard"
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"egyptian exhibit"
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"archaeology museum"
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"ancient times"
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"museum offers"
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"great exhibits"
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"definitely worth the visit"
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"lovely building"
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"interesting building"
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"gift shop"
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

The site is as much the center of this wonderful museum as any of the exhibits. The old fort. The old port. The thousands of years of being a cultural and commercial center. There are even a number of great areas meant simply for lounging,...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

With proof of age (over 65) you receive a reduced entry fee. We were pleasantly surprised how well the exhibits were displayed. An extremely good Egyptian exhibit. Staff was also nice and friendly.

Thank Diane K
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

If you have to pick a museum to visit in Marseille, pick this one. It has a fascinating collection of archaeological objects, from Egypt to Mesoamerica (for me the highlight of my visit). Actually, it is two museums in one building. The first floor is...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2017

We chanced upon this while exploring the area and had a wander through the complex. Impressive buildings that appear to have been well restored.

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Reviewed December 7, 2017

Visited one cold December morning. And very glad I did. Baroque (apparently) complex of buildings. Lovely old chapel in centre of the courtyard The arcades that suround the courtyard have a number of small galleries, one of which has a pretty good ancient Egyptian collection....More

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Reviewed October 28, 2017

A wonderful set of buildings with exhibitions all round (chargeable) the interior id very well kept and in superb order, A good cafe within

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Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

This museum offers you a tour through the history of Marseille, from the founding untill nowadays. Experience the divers stages of founding, growing, rising,fall, war and rebuilding of the city and its inhabitants. The museum houses a big collection of historic treasures and the audiotour...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

This place is tucked away , so go out of your way to find. It has very interesting exhibit items. one is Greek and the other maybe Egyption.

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Reviewed August 21, 2017

One of several institutions located in the stunning Vieille Charité, the Archaeology Museum has a very good collection -especially the Egyptian part- very well displayed. I spent a very enjoyable hour there. Not to be missed when visiting the beautiful Charité.

Thank Bernard B
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

Two sections in the museum are for the Greek and Egyptian collections. The material isn't local, but it is definitely worth seeing. The Egyptian collection is quite impressive and there are several mummies on display. The Greek collection spans most of Greek history with some...More

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