Legal notice

Editor details

1 esplanade du J4
13002 Marseille
French company codes: Siret N° 130 017 890 00026 - Code APE 9102Z
Tel: 04 84 35 13 00

—Editorial director: Jean François Chougnet, Président

—Copyright: Musée des Civilisations de l’Europe et de la Méditerranée

Responsive site design / ergonomy

—Permeable, studio de conseil et création
13 avenue Joseph Etienne
13007 Marseille

Fulfilment and maintenance

—Société Smile
20 rue des jardins
92600 Asnières

Artwork and graphics

—Spassky Fischer graphic design
130 bis boulevard Macdonald
75019 Paris, France

Hosting details

—Jaguar Network
71 Avenue André Roussin
13016 Marseille
French company codes: Siret N° 439 099 656 00035 - Code APE : 6202A
Tél: 08 11 65 61 11

Online ticket sales

3 Avenue Gustave Eiffel
86360 Chasseneuil du Poitou

English translation

—Marcel Wiel
Belvédère XI #C16 25 Avenue William Booth
13011 Marseille

Personal data

When browsing this site, personal data (surname, first name, email address) may be collected, in particular when creating a personal account for the purchase of tickets and subscribing to newsletters. 
This data is used exclusively for the aforementioned purposes (online sales process, the sending of information about the Mucem's activities, etc) and is under no circumstances passed on to third parties, except with the consent of the persons concerned.

The period for which these pieces of data are kept is limited in time, in accordance with current legislation that is in force.

In accordance with the "Informatique et Libertés" law of 6 January 1978 and the General Data Protection Regulations (RGPD), any person has the right to access, rectify, delete and transfer data concerning them. These rights can be exercised in writing marked to the attention of the Data Protection Officer at the Mucem, 7 promenade Robert Laffont 13002 Marseille, or by e-mail at Any request will be processed within one month of the date of receipt of the request.

—For further information, users are directed to the Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés (Cnil)
3 Place de Fontenoy
75334 Paris cedex 07
TSA 80715

Intellectual property – Use of the site

This site as well as all the content published on the site is the exclusive property of the Mucem or third parties whose usage rights have been obtained. Consequently, any representation or reproduction in whole or in part, made without the consent of the author or his named beneficiaries, is unlawful (art. L 122-4 of the CPI).

The user must also refrain from modifying the domain, from translating it or transcribing it into any other language, and from transferring the data from the domain to any third party without the prior authorization of the Mucem.

The Mucem authorises the user to consult this site free of charge, for information purposes only, for personal and private use and excluding all commercial purposes.

The Intellectual Property Code authorizes, under the terms of Article L. 122-5 of the CPI, on the one hand, "copies or reproductions strictly reserved for the private use of the copier and not intended for collective use" and, on the other hand, subject to the name of the author and the source, "analyses and short quotations justified by their critical, controversial, educational, scientific or information nature. Any other representation or reproduction, by any means whatsoever, in particular by downloading or printing, will therefore constitute an infringement punishable by articles L 335-2 and following of the Intellectual Property Code.

Moral rights

In accordance with the Intellectual Property Code, every author has the right to respect for his name and the integrity of his work.
Thus, any use of content protected as a work by the Intellectual Property Code must be made without modification and must include the name of its author and the transferee of the rights where applicable.


A number of brands, logos or any other distinctive sign (collectively referred to as brands) are represented on the website.
The brands of the Mucem as well as those of third parties represented on the site are registered with the INPI (Institut national de la propriété industrielle) or protected by copyright. Nothing contained on the site may be used, added or exploited under any license or trademark right without the prior written consent of the owner.

Public administrative information

The information and programming content of this site is public administrative information within the meaning of Article 10 of Law No. 78-753 of 17 July 1978.
Any reuse of this information is free, provided that it is not altered, that its meaning is not distorted, and that its sources and the date of its last update are mentioned.

No transfer of ownership of public administrative information shall be made to the reuser. The latter has a personal and non-exclusive right to reuse this public administrative information. Any person reusing public information in violation of the above-mentioned requirements is liable to a fine imposed by the Commission d'accès aux documents administratifs.


The user is informed that during their visits to the site, a cookie may be automatically installed on their browser software.
A cookie is a block of data that does not allow users to be identified and is used to record information relating to their browsing on the site.
The configuration of the browser software makes it possible to inform of the presence of a cookie and, if necessary, to refuse it in the manner described to the CNIL.
The user has all the above-mentioned rights with regard to personal data communicated by means of cookies under the conditions indicated above.

Hypertext links

The Mucem site authorises the setting up of a hypertext link pointing to its content as long as it does not create confusion as to the source of the services and/or content produced and/or held by the Mucem and subject to:
- no use of deep linking technique, ie the pages of the site must not be embedded within the pages of another site, but accessible by opening a window;
- a mention the source that will point through a hypertext link directly to the targeted content.

The information must only be used for personal, associative or professional purposes; any use for commercial or advertising purposes is excluded. Warning: This authorisation does not apply to websites disseminating information of a controversial, pornographic, xenophobic nature or which may, to a greater extent, violate human dignity, public order and morality; and to websites that violate the material or moral interests of the Mucem.

For other uses, please contact us by post at the above address or by email at

In contrast, hypertext links are set up within the site to other resources on the Internet network. Every time, we endeavour to indicate which site is suggested for the user to go to.
The site offers many links to other sites, mainly official sites (institutions, public bodies, etc.) as well as to some sites of organisations or partner companies. These web pages, whose addresses are regularly checked, are not part of the public and official website
The Mucem is not responsible for the content of these other sites, and will not be held liable for any damage or injury resulting therefrom. Links to other sites are provided to users for convenience only.


Every effort is made in the creation of content, however the Mucem cannot be considered as responsible, explicitly or tacitly, for the accuracy of content and information that can be created and/or distributed as well as for the use that will be made of them by Internet users.
The Mucem undertakes to implement all necessary means to ensure the best possible provision of the services it offers to Internet users. It cannot be held liable in the event of a force majeure or any event beyond its control, in particular in the event of interruption of service resulting from a failure of the Internet user's telephone network or Internet service provider.
The Mucem may, without notice, notification or compensation, make any modification to the site, its content and/or its access conditions. Under no circumstances may the Mucem be held liable for the consequences resulting from the modification, discontinuity or deletion of the site, for any reason whatsoever and in particular because of technical constraints.

Reporting content

The Mucem makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information relating to the intellectual property rights of the digital content presented on its site.
In the event of inaccuracy of these data, it shall do everything in its power to modify them as soon as possible. In order to respect its commitments, the Mucem can be contacted at the following address: