Exhibition From 30 October 2019 to 17 February 2020

  • A retrospective that follows the progress of Jean Giono's written and filmed work, revealing all of its darkness, verve and universality

Exhibition From 22 November 2019 to 1 March 2020

Art under fire in Afghanistan

  • The exhibition aims to question the effects of this issue in the creation, dissemination and reception of art and culture in Afghanistan and elsewhere

Exhibition From 5 December 2019 to 1 March 2020

A collection of toys from Marseille

  • Free open doors on Wenesday 4 December 2019 from 2 to 5 pm

Exhibition From 20 September 2019 to 7 February 2020

“Excavating Contemporary Archaeology”, a European cooperation project

  • Open house Thursday, September 19, 2019 from 4pm to 7pm at the Conservation and Resource Centre

Exhibition From 29 November 2017 to 31 December 2021

Mediterranean Gallery 2

  • Connectivities tells the story of the great Mediterranean port cities of the 16th and 17th centuries.

Exhibition From 5 June 2017 to 30 March 2020

Mediterranean Gallery 1

  • The exhibition Ruralities explores the foundations of agriculture and livestock farming in the Mediterranean.

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)

  • Boutique éphémère Escale méditerranéenne, Azul

    Summer concept-store

    From 2 May to 3 November 2019, a new pop-up store is open at the fort Saint-Jean.
    This summer, the Mucem is partnering with the AZUL collective to offer…

  • 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.