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In Palais Longchamp | on place Bernex, Marseille, France
+33 4 91 14 59 30
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The French in the 19th century certainly built to impress. Unfortunately, this huge pile of limestone and extravagant sculpture has a limited collection. So if 19th century academic art is your thing, go for it1

Thank greg t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful gallery with many quality works. We spend hours wandering around and looking at paintings from several periods.

Thank Barrie F
Reviewed 17 August 2018

This museum is very beautiful, though not too big. The collection on display is not large, but interesting. The time I spent there was relaxing and quiet. A decisive plus was that there was no need to stand in line for hours to get in.

Thank idautier86
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Very pretty building and really accessible with the tram. Only walked round the gardens. A bit unloved but the fountain was very pretty. The zoo bit was disappointing. But free so doesn’t particularly matter. Shame about some of the graffiti.

Thank Joshua W
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I really like to visit Palais Longchamps, it's very relaxing here with the architecture and the fountain; but it seems like they close it down every few years for renovations.

Thank schuh17
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

My family visited there on June 18. It’s really great place for tourists. It’s also amazing cultural heritage and architecture. It’s must see place in Marseille.

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

We walked to the museum from the port - which was not a bad walk (about half an hour). The palace that the museum is housed in was stunning from the outside. We enjoyed looking at the paintings of the local area and also the...More

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Magnificent building with the most wonderful waterfall at the entrance - this is really a must see. Easy to get to on the tram

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

The building was probably originally a Benedictine convent. That does not confess itself. The receptacle or sheath is a major piece of display that is and object itself i.e. the building with murailles, balustrades, a fine cafeteria. The content has a magisterial spectrum from pre-historic,...More

2  Thank Bardangas
Reviewed 16 June 2017

You can still visit the muses there and the staff are very helpful and pleasant. There is a lift at street level for those who are less mobile but you may need to get a more able member of you party to get one of...More

Thank Beryl K
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13 March 2016|
Response from SoonerSteve | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but the museum websites would probably have that information.