Art Gallery Walk in Marseille, Marseille

As the oldest city in France, Marseille has rich history and traditions that led to the development of the city as the main cultural center of the region. Here visitors can enjoy galleries of science and technology, photography, general and local history and culture, architecture and design. This tour will take you through the best of them.
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Art Gallery Walk in Marseille Map

Guide Name: Art Gallery Walk in Marseille
Guide Location: France » Marseille (See other walking tours in Marseille)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 8
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.9 km
Author: kane

1) Cadrerie

Open since 1971, Cadrerie is a picture gallery near Place Castellane. It helps new artists make their way in the world of arts and achieve recognition. The gallery's collection consists of exquisite works by over 800 painters, sculptors and...   view more
Galerie de l'Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts

2) Galerie de l'Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts

This gallery is connected with the Luminy Fine Arts School. It houses exhibitions closely related to this school. It gives students the opportunity to discover all genres of the art: painting, sculpture, photography, etc. Most of the works represent contemporary art.

Opening hours: Tuesday - Saturday: 14:00 -...   view more
Galerie Hyaline

3) Galerie Hyaline

This chic gallery hosts both permanent and temporary applied arts exhibitions, that promote works by different local, regional and foreign sculptors and painters. Come and see this little fascinating world of fine glass, clay, and metal items of such various shapes and...   view more
Galerie Sordini

4) Galerie Sordini

Galerie Sordini is located within walking distance from the famous Vieux Port of Marseilles. It is another distinguished gallery to host great works of contemporary art. New exhibitions are held here...   view more
Galerie Athanor

5) Galerie Athanor

Galerie Athanor displays contemporary art exhibitions in three presentation rooms. Here you will find a great collection of works by contemporary artists from across several...   view more
Galerie du Pharos

6) Galerie du Pharos

Galerie du Pharos is mostly focused on promoting representational art. The main collection consists of works that portray scenes from the daily provincial life. You will also find here an array of still-life works.
Opening hours: Tue-Fri: 14:30-19:00; Sat:...   view more
Galerie Jouvène

7) Galerie Jouvène

Galerie Jouvène was founded about 150 years ago. It owns a rich collection of classical paintings and a vast range of works depicting Provence from the 17th Century to the present day.
Opening hours: Mon-Sun: 10:00 - 12:00 & 14:00 -...   view more
Interface 4

8) Interface 4

At first the Interface association was designed as a production factory. Today, it is a gallery that unites plastic arts, sound, and architecture. A vast number of exhibitions and conferences take place here. The old Vieille Charité monastery is located nearby.
Open Hours: Tu to Sa from 02:30 PM to 06:30...   view more

Walking Tours in Marseille, France

Create Your Own Walk in Marseille

Create Your Own Walk in Marseille

Creating your own self-guided walk in Marseille is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Sweet Tooth Tour in Marseille

Sweet Tooth Tour in Marseille

Marseille boasts a number of wonderful little shops catering to the sweet tooth, offering chocolates, truffles, cookies and other pastries. Take this tour to sample a few select shops within a pleasant walk of the city center.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.7 km
Historical Walking Tour in Marseille

Historical Walking Tour in Marseille

As Marseilles is the oldest city in France, it has a lot to offer visitors interested in history. It has many ancient buildings and churches of historical interest. All of these ancient buildings are very popular among tourists and have a rich history. Don't miss the chance to visit some of its most interesting constructions.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.8 km
Marseille's Museums Walking Tour

Marseille's Museums Walking Tour

Marseille, as the oldest city of France, has a rich history. It is home of diverse museums and galleries. Many of them are beautiful and interesting buildings which have become important landmarks. This walking tour will take you to them to know better understand French history and culture.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.4 km
Walking the Best Religious Sites of Marseille

Walking the Best Religious Sites of Marseille

Marseille is rich in sacred places, religious sights and buildings. Most of them represent Roman-Byzantine style and wouldn’t leave you indifferent. Often their interior is decorated with inlaid marble, mosaics and murals.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.7 km
City Orientation Walk I

City Orientation Walk I

Located on the Mediterranean coast of France, Marseille is the largest commercial port and the second most populous city in France. Being also the country's oldest, the city is known for its ancient heritage, distinctive culture, ethnic diversity and strong identity, all of which secures for Marseille the status of a major tourist destination. Follow this orientation walk to explore some of the top attractions of Marseille.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.1 km
Daily Life in Marseille

Daily Life in Marseille

When you take this route, you'll have the opportunity to visit spots of locals' everyday life and get a glimpse of what it is like to live in Marseille. Come early at the harbor to see fishermen departing into the sea, do some shopping at a local market, enjoy a cup of coffee in the café around the corner. You will have a lot of fun on this tour.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.3 km