Marseille is the second most populated city of the biggest Mediterranean port and the economic center of the region. In 2013 the city was the European Capital of Culture, a large series of cultural events took place, and several new infrastructures were inaugurated.
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Notable Places in the Area

The Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations is a national museum located in Marseille, . Photo: BRENAC, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is one of the main museums in the city of Marseille, in the region. is situated 2 km northeast of Marseille. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

The is a museum in Marseilles that has been open to the public since 1936.

, in French for Marseille’s citizens “la bonne mère”, is a Catholic basilica in Marseille, , and the city's best-known symbol. Photo: Tabletpc2, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is situated 3½ km southeast of Marseille. Photo: bogdan1971, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 4 km east of Marseille. Photo: Fr.Latreille, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 3 km east of Marseille. Photo: Fr.Latreille, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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