Right in the heart of the quiet 8th arrondissement, a bit outside of the city’s centre, Marseille museum of contemporary art attracts many people with its innovative exhibitions.

A small museum but nonetheless really fascinating, the Musée d’Art Contemporain (MAC) of Marseille offers a rich collection of contemporary art from 1960 to nowadays.

Although the museum is only 21 years old, it has already an international reputation with local as well as international artists. Special exhibitions show very interesting artworks from contemporary artists while permanent exhibitions change quite often.

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FACILITIES

The MAC Café is a restaurant located inside the museum boasting a gorgeous and sunny terrace with a view of César Thumb. Definitely the place to have lunch or a cup of tea!

ADDRESS

69 avenue de Haïfa, 13008 Marseille

OPENING HOURS

Tuesday to Sunday, 10am-6pm

ADMISSION PRICE

Permanent exhibitions: full price 5€ / reduced price ticket 3€
Free access to permanent exhibitions every first Sunday of the month.

HOW TO GET THERE?

By bike

  • Station Hambourg / Rond-Point Guerre

By bus

  • Arrêt Hambourg Haïfa (Lines 23, 45 or 47)