Current exhibitions

to discover in Marseille

Discover a selection of exhibitions currently taking place or about to open in Marseille. From the Museum of decorative Arts to the Mucem and the Museum of Marseille History, you’re bound to find something to suit your taste for a cultural outing with your family, friends or alone.

Published on 30 April 2022

Around the Old Port

La Marseillaise

18 March 2022 > 3 July 2022
Marseille History Museum
This exhibition presents the history of this revolutionary song composed in 1792 by Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisle in Strasbourg. This war song accompanied 500 volunteers from the Marseille battalion who left to fight in Paris. It then became the Hymn of the Marseillais, then the Marseillaise. In 1879 it became the French national anthem.
Find out more about the Marseillaise exhibition

Marseille, De port en ports

11 December 2021 > 15 May 2022
Regards de Provence Museum
An exhibition that honours the Marseilles coastline with its many ports, creeks and Calanques through the work of some sixty painters and photographers from different periods.
Find out more about the Port in Pots exhibition

The Mona Lisa – Immersive exhibition

10 March 2002 > 21 August 2022
Palais de la Bourse
For its first exhibition, Grand Palais Immersif, in collaboration with the Louvre Museum, is offering the public the opportunity to rediscover Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece through a unique interactive and sensory experience.
Find out more about the Mona Lisa exhibition

In the area of Marseille

Pagnol tells Pagnol

February 28th 2022 > September 18th 2022
La Buzine, Maison des Cinématographies de la Méditerranée
An exhibition paying tribute to Marcel Pagnol in the fabulous setting of the Château de la Buzine, known as “Le château de ma mère”. Many objects, documents and souvenirs belonging to the filmmaker and writer will be on display.
Find out more about the Pagnol raconte Pagnol exhibition

Simplement Jaune

November 24th 2021 > September 18th 2022
Museum of Decorative Arts, Earthenware and Fashion
This exhibition at the Château Borely is dedicated to the colour Yellow, a theme that brings together ceramics and fashion, the Museum’s two flagship fields.
Find out more about the exhibition Simply Yellow

At Our Neighbours

Raoul Dufy, l’ivresse de la couleur

06 May 2022 > 18 September 2022
Hôtel de Caumont – Art Centre – Aix-en-Provence
An exceptional exhibition of more than 90 works, retracing the artist’s career and the close ties that unite him with Provence.

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