Palais du Pharo, Marseille

4.5
#3 of 26 in Parks in Marseille
Built under the rule of Napoleon III, Palais du Pharo was constructed for the Empress Eugenie during the second half of the 19th century, following a boom in Marseille's economy. The monument now belongs to the city of Marseille, and hosts conferences and grand events. Make Palais du Pharo part of your personalized Marseille itinerary using our Marseille online attractions planner .
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  • The Palais du Pharo is used as a congress and cultural center. Museum visit is cancelled when there is an event. Nice view of the harbor from above. When you're quiet and calm, you're free to lie on green.
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  • Very beautiful grand building and boasts a wonderful view of the Fort of San Jean. Great place to take a picture and rest.
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  • Well maintained place with garden and play area for kids...Having great view point...We can enjoy the view of Marseille from here...Small shop for coffee and snacks
  • Historical palace turned public park / event centre with a great view of the port of Marseille
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