Modelled on the ancient Arc d'Orange, this monument was constructed by Penchaud in 1823 to commemorate the victories of ... More
Arc de Triomphe of Porte d'Aix
Modelled on the ancient Arc d'Orange, this monument was constructed by Penchaud in 1823 to commemorate the victories of the French Revolution and the First Empire, and as a tribute to the glory of the Republic, the Consulate, and the Empire. With its inscriptions and bas-reliefs, and sculpture by David d'Angers and Ramey, the arch marks the old entrance to the city. Admission: Free
The museum is currently closed for renovation and is scheduled to re open in 2012. Situated on the relic gardens,
this museum traces the history of the foundations of Marseille and from the first centuries of its existence around ...
Capture the essence of Marseille at the early morning fish market that takes place here daily or go for a
stroll round the port, looking at the yachts and fishing boats bobbing gently side by side. Relax on one ...
STANDING ON THE OLD PORT OF MARSEILLE LA RESIDENCE DU VIEUX PORT IS A PERFECT HOTEL FOR GUESTS WITH AN
EYE FOR BEAUTY. IT IS IDEALLY SITUATED TO OFFER UNIQUE PANORAMIC VIEWS OF MARSEILLE INCLUDING NOTRE DAME DE LA ...