Architectural visit of the Mucem
Facing the sea on the former J4 pier, the building designed by Rudy Ricciotti (with Roland Carta) is the heart of the Mucem. It is here that its major exhibitions take place, as well as events related to the museum's artistic and cultural programme.
The architecture of the Mucem
Online exhibition on Google Arts & Culture
Venture on a discovery of the contemporary architecture of the J4 building and the historic site of the fort Saint-Jean thanks to this tour designed in partnership with Google Arts & Culture. Combines a virtual visit, Street View, and breathtaking views of the Mucem by architects Rudy Riciotti and Roland Carta.
From J4 to the fort Saint-Jean
A free visit to discover the architecture of the Mucem.
Discover the contemporary architecture of the J4 building and the historic site of the fort Saint-Jean.
History of the fort Saint-Jean
Go back in time with a visual walk through the history of the Marseille fortress.
A five-step chronological tour, enriched by a virtual crossing of the Fanal and King René Towers to see and understand the metamorphoses of the fort Saint-Jean site — from the founding of Massalia to the opening of the Mucem.
24 hours at 360° from the Fanal tower in the fort Saint-Jean
Images @ Benjamin Ziegler — A project curated by Patrick Boulanger, doctor of History and advisor to Action culturelle de la CCI Marseille Provence. With the participation of Myriame Morel-Deledalle, chief curator for heritage at the Mucem and exhibition curator.