MarseilleMarseille, capital city of Provence
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Marseille, Capital city of Provence, is trendy and dynamic since 2013 European Capital of Culture. Today you can discover a new and modern district with new museums, such as the MuCEM, national museum of European and Mediterranean civilisations, next to lifestyle shopping malls close to the harbour and opened on sundays !
Since 2016, the building Cité Radieuse of the architect Le Corbusier is listed Unesco world heritage.
In Marseille you enjoy the sea and the magnificient National Park Calanques, with marvellous creeks like medieterranean fjords !
Marseille is 2017 European Capital of Sport !
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Top thing to do in Marseille
October 30, 2019 – May 19, 2020
“The Provence of Giono”
Museum Regards de Provence
From October 5th to May 3rd 2020
On the eve of commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the death of Jean Giono (October 2020), the Mucem presents via some 300 works and documents a retrospective that goes far beyond the simplified image of the Provencal writer.
Save money ! Visit Marseille with an all inclusive package. The City-Pass is valid for 24hrs, 48hrs or 72hrs. The pass gives you access to many tourist and cultural services : on foot, by train or by boat, discover the oldest city of france ! Download the application available on GooglePlay and the appstore !
Classified as “Historic Monument”, the Cité radieuse registered since July, 2016 on the WORLD HERITAGE OF THE UNESCO with 16 other sites in conformance with the contribution exception of the work the architectural of Him Corbusier to the modern movement.