The Palais Longchamp in Marseille

 Arnaud 25, CC BY-SA 4.0 , via Wikimedia Commons 

13 April 2021  |  Tourism

The Palais Longchamp in Marseille

A monument set in a park in Marseille, the Palais Longchamp houses the Musée des beaux-arts and Muséum d'histoire naturelle de Marseille.

Close to the port of Marseille, the Palais Longchamp constructed 1862 and opened to the public 15 August 1869.

It's notable gardens are recognised by the French Ministry of Culture.

Explore the Musée des beaux-arts in the monument's East wing and the Muséum d'histoire naturelle de Marseille in its West wing this summer.

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