The Old Marseille and the Panier

  • Historic site and monument
  • Historic patrimony
  • Historic district
13002 Marseille 2ème
Behind the Hôtel de Ville, the historical heart of the city called "Le Panier" develops. The origin of the name comes from the sign of an inn "Le Logis du Panier", installed in the 17th century.
Behind of the City Hall, the heart of the city’s old quarter is called “The Panier” (The basket). It’s name apparently derives from the sign of the 17th century inn “Le Logis du Panier” located there.

The Maison Diamantée was built by rich Spanish and Italian trading partners. It was then lived in by well-established Marseille families before it was divided up into apartments during the Revolution. The Maison Diamantée is a perfect example of Provençal mannerism with its unusual façade...
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The Old Marseille and the Panier
13002 Marseille 2ème
Updated on 14 April 2022 at 13:50
by Office de Tourisme des Loisirs et des Congrès de Marseille
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