Musée d’Archéologie Méditerranéenne
Musée d’Arts Africains, Océaniens & Amérindiens
Part of the Centre de la Vieille Charité in Marseille’s lively Le Panier neighbourhood, this small museum explores the cultures of the...
Centre de la Vieille Charité
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2 rue de la Charité · interesting places nearby
Musée d’Archéologie Méditerranéenne information
This small archaeological museum explores the history of the Mediterranean. Of particular note is its Egyptian collection, the second largest in France outside the Louvre, including a couple of elegant sarchophagi. Look out too for a famous decorated Minoan vase and a Mesopotamian enamel panel. It’s part of the Centre de la Vieille Charité complex.