Muséum d'histoire naturelle de Marseille, Marseille

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The Muséum d’histoire naturel de Marseille, also known in English as the Natural History Museum of Marseille, is one of the most visited natural history museums in France. It was founded in 1819 by Jean-Baptiste, marquis de Montgrand and Christophe de Villeneuve-Bargemon, prefect of the Bouches-du-Rhône department. It is located in the Palais Longchamp, 4th arrondissement of Marseille, built according to the plans of Henri-Jacques Espérandieu.
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  • Museum d’Histoire Naturelle de Marseille is located in the Palais Longchamp, a beautiful palace-like building. This Natural History Museum was founded in the 19th century and contains some of the...  more »
  • It is a fascinating museum of history in the city, erected following archeological excavations made on the site, which it stands, in the 1960s, for the construction of the Center de la Bourse...  more »

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