Château d'If on the island of If in Provence

Château d'If in the Bay of Marseille


Located in the Bay of Marseille, 1.5km off shore lies the Island of If. The uninhabited island with its high ramparts has the 3 storey 16th century fortress, Château d'If at its centre.

Tourists can visit the château, its courtyard and view its original prison, made famous by Alexandre Dumas' novel 'The Count of Monte Cristo'.

The Château d'If, on its island situated opposite the port of Marseille is a château listed as a monument historique.

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Château d'If , 1 Quai de la Fraternité, 13001 Marseille

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