Exhibition From 23 January to 20 May 2019

  • In a scenography that invites movement, visitors are free to come and go, sit down, have a stretch, lie down or lean back, all in a discovery of films, audio clips and extracts of texts.

Exhibition From 14 November 2018 to 4 March 2019

Seeing is understanding

  • Georges Henri Rivière is the inventor of the modern museum !

Exhibition From 23 November 2018 to 3 March 2019

1993-2003, an African transition

  • The artist Mohammed Kacimi is one of the most important post-war Moroccan plasticians

Exhibition From 31 October 2018 to 30 April 2019

Pedro Cabrita Reis

  • A unique work, specially created for the Mucem at the place d'Armes of the fort Saint-Jean

Exhibition From 3 October 2018 to 4 March 2019

  • From A as in “Noah’s Arch” to Z as in “Zoo” – an animal alphabet made up of items from the Mucem’s collections.

Exhibition From 20 March to 30 September 2019

Archives of the tunisian revolution

  • Coming soon

Exhibition From 14 July 2018 to 14 July 2021

Galerie des Officiers

  • A visual wander through 2,600 years of History

Exhibition From 5 June 2017 to 30 November 2019

Mediterranean Gallery 1

  • Permanent exhibition

Exhibition From 29 November 2017 to 30 November 2019

Mediterranean Gallery 2

  • Permanent exhibition

Understanding the Mucem
10 key questions to understand
who, how and why


Talking about the Mucem

Emblematic figures and public personalities tell us about their Mucem experience.

Julie Gayet, french actor
“Whenever I’m in Marseille, I always come for a wander around the Mucem...”


News (in French)

  • Premier dimanche du mois

    First Sunday of the month

    Every first Sundays of each month, the Mucem opens its doors for free ! So make the most of it ! Come and visit our exhibitions.