Musee des Docks Romains, Marseille

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This Roman commercial warehouse is one of the few that exists worldwide. During the war, in 1947 the ancient docks were accidently discovered. It was at this site, the Musee des Docks Romains was built in 1963. You can marvel at the ancient Roman agricultural resourcefulness when you visit the museum and take a closer look at the 30 dolia or large ceramic roman jars, which they used to store wine or oil. You can also view many articles that were discovered during underwater excavation of shipwrecks near the Marseilles’ harbor. Put Musee des Docks Romains on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Marseille day trip website .
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  • A place not very big but very interesting to discover for free to know a little more about Marseille in Roman times.
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  • Situated here are rare ruins of a Roman Warehouse which have been preserved and turned into a museum. There is an entrance fee  more »
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  • Small museum showing excavated ancient Roman warehouse with giant amphoras. If you are interested in archeology, you must visit it (if you can find it...). Free entrance.
  • Free access and good exhibits. Staff not so interested.
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