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Maison de la Boule

Pick up your very own travelling set of handmade boules (complete with matching carry bag), plus plenty of other souvenirs relating to France’s iconic game. There’s also a little museum exploring the history of the …
Homewares in Marseille

Maison Empereur

If you only have time to visit one store in Marseille, make it this one. Run by the same family since 1827, France’s oldest hardware store remains a one-stop shop for beautifully made homeware items including Opinel…
Cosmetics in Marseille

La Grande Savonnerie

Soapmaking has been a Marseille tradition since the 18th century, but much of the stuff for sale at the city’s markets is made elsewhere (sometimes not even in Provence). That’s not the case at this little soapmaker…
Art in Marseille

Cut & Mix

Less a shop, more a lifestyle choice, concept store Cut & Mix is helping rue Sainte turn hip. Vinyl records? Check. Cool art books? Check. Art exhibitions? Coffee and tea? Check and check. Oh, and need a haircut…
Homewares in Marseille

Unity

Owned by a designer and an architect, this boutique is a creative’s dream. Filled with painted skateboards by Boom-Art, Pantone coffee mugs and framed prints by local photographers, Unity has plenty of suitcase fill…
Drinks in Marseille

La Maison du Pastis

A bit touristy, perhaps, but if you’re keen to sample a few different kinds of Provence’s favourite aperitif – the aniseed-flavoured firewater known as pastis – then this place is an ideal place to do it. It also of…
Homewares in Marseille

et Moi et Moi

It’s not just the pink storefront that makes et Moi et Moi stand out. From tableware to children’s toys, this concept store deals chiefly in chic, cutting edge design. If you’re short on souvenir ideas, it sells puz…
Food & Drinks in Marseille

Malt

This artisanal beer shop sells a top notch selection of ales, IPAs, lagers, stouts and the like from across France as well as Canada, Italy, Scotland, the USA and anywhere that makes beer good enough. Whisky and rum…
Art in Marseille

UndARTground

This street art-influenced concept store and gallery showcases the creative works of local underground artists and graffiti stars from the surrounding area. As well as posters by eBoy and prints by Oaï of Life, expe…
Arts & Crafts in Marseille

Atelier du Santon

Musée du Santon with its boutique and neighbouring Atelier du Santon are home to tiny handcrafted kiln-fired figures, or santons (from santoùn in Provençal, meaning ‘little saint’). The custom of creating a nativity…