The guide in English for all things about Marseille - come and discover the city with us.

A guide by English speaking francophiles to help promote the city of Marseille and to make its year as European Capital of Culture in 2013 a success.

Marseille City of Culture Blog

Visit the Marseille City of Culture Blog for information about single performances or short exhibitions, our News Page for information on events and exhibitions that run for a longer period or our page on events for Marseille's year as European Capital of Culture to see what is happening in 2013. If you like our Blog, you can subscribe to it here.


What to do

Basic information, Siteseeing, Food and Drink, Sport and Leisure

Art and Culture

New! - Marseille Culture, Capital of Culture events in 2013, Galleries and art shops, Museums, Music Venues, Theatres

How to get there

How to get to Marseille - trains, planes, driving, boats, Getting around: Accessibility - Tickets - Routes and times - Alternatives

Around and about Marseille

Allauch and Plan de Cuques, Cassis and calanques, L'Estaque and côte bleue, Château d'If and Isles

Books and Films

Books about Marseille, Films about Marseille


Find out about what is going on in Marseille and plan your visit.

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