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Palais Longchamp

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Address: Blvd du Jardin Zoologique, 13004 Marseille, France
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An amazing park area to visit and makes a great day out. Simply outstanding and fantastic scenery of Marseille

Reviewed 1 week ago
Meg W
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98 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing park area to visit and makes a great day out. Simply outstanding and fantastic scenery of Marseille

Thank Meg W
Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

the whole thing is a big piece of kitsch in stone, now additionally undergoing some major reconstruction. there is no water for the time being and really no reason to come out here for visiting. also the park behind is not really something special.

Thank r0landbrunner
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

fountains under renovation. impressive building and fascinating art collection. lovely spot in Marseille.

Thank nelly472016
Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

...that will soon be even more fascinating (sadly now is under renovation, so there is no small "lakes" under the giant statues).

Thank ggs_XX
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful day in Marseille, walked here, currently under renovation, will be spectacular once restored.

Thank Riddle
Brussels, Belgium
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Really nice park and palace. Nice views and a great place to just enjoy some sunshine. The Boulevard Longchamp leading up to the Palais is carfree (only trams) which made the walk very pleasant.

Thank 516carrot123
Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017

On a small hill in the centre of the city is this architectural gem. Though undergoing restoration at present and will be until 2020, you can still get the feel for the grandeur of the place which was built in order to supply the city with fresh water. There are some good views of the city as well. There is... More 

Thank Lynn H
Oak Harbor, Washington, United States
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This place has a very beautiful building architecture and garden. Wish we had more time to go up the stairs to appreciate the place. Lovely walk during nice weather.

Thank Tess D
Chorley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We visited the Palais in February when they were cleaning the water cascade but still very impressive

Thank David B
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

We visited here on a long weekend to Marseille and walked to Palais Longchamp. It was a lovely walk up and the view of the building is amazing. I would definitely put this on your to do list if you are visiting Marseille.

Thank Fay M

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