Exhibition From 20 June to 12 November 2018

  • The Mucem is hosting Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, one of the major actors on the international art scene

Exhibition From 25 April to 10 September 2018

  • More than 3000 years of history, 600 items and 43 modern artists

Exhibition From 16 June to 2 September 2018

Thomas Bellinck—Festival de Marseille

  • An immersive experience where one is alone with the objects, face to face with a future, that it is still possible to describe as “fiction”

Exhibition From 22 May 2018 to 31 January 2019

Mucem acquisitions since 2013

  • A first retrospective on a little known aspect of its work: the building-up of its collections

Exhibition From 19 July to 30 September 2018

The French at Mealtime

  • Opening soon

Exhibition From 14 February to 27 August 2018

  • The Mucem is dedicating a new space to the display of its collections

Exhibition From 29 November 2017 to 30 November 2019

Mediterranean Gallery 2

  • Permanent exhibition

Exhibition From 5 June 2017 to 30 November 2019

Mediterranean Gallery 1

  • 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.

Joann Sfar, author, illustrator and director
“To put forward these Mediterranean territories is to defend culture, for everyone’s sake.”


News (in French)

  • Plan B 2018, Mucem © Paul Rousteau Spassky Fischer

    Plan B—2018

    Discover Plan B, 496 hours of events, for all, in the heart of Marseille.

  • 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.