The Musee des Beaux-Arts resides in Marseilles' Palais Longchamp, an architectural masterpiece in its own right, built to celebrate the city's access to water during the Second Empire. French, Italian and Flemish schools of painting converge over two floors. The collection includes works by Perugino, Rubens, David and Courbet, interspersed with sculptures by Puget and Daumier. Provence also has its place, featuring in displays from the prolific period between the 17th and 19th Centuries.
- Open Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 11:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Arts & Museums
- Nearest Train: Cinq-Avenues-Lonchamp (Ligne 1)