Chateau Borely Marseille, Marseille

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#11 of 27 in Museums in Marseille
The Château Borély is a chateau in the southern part of Marseille, France.HistoryThe chateau was built in the eighteenth century for Louis Borély (1692-1768), a rich merchant of Marseille. It was donated to the city in the nineteenth century. For several years it hosted the archaeological museum. The chateau is located in the current Parc Borély.There are plans to transfer the Faïence Museum (Musée de la Faïence de Marseille) from the Château Pastré to the Château Borély, which will also hold the planned Museum of Decorative Arts and Fashion, as part of preparations for Marseille becoming the European cultural capital in 2013. Make Chateau Borely Marseille a centerpiece of your Marseille vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Marseille trip itinerary planning tool .
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  • I was dazzled by the restoration of this absolutely superb museum. Everything is arranged with exquisite taste and everything is very well highlighted, and the faience mode mix works perfectly.
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  • This well-restored castle is a very successful mix of old and contemporary. To see absolutely even accompanied by children.
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