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Exciting happenings

J1 pier is standing on the quayside of the Port of Marseille, just next to the ferries navigating... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2018
Toronto, Canada
Popular for lunch - unexpectedly!

This is beyond the hideous cathedral in teh docks area. we went there on a Sunday monring and were... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2013
Alan J
London, United Kingdom
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May 18, 2018
“Exciting happenings”
Jun 30, 2013
“Don't visit June-October - it's CLOSED!”
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Reviewed May 18, 2018

J1 pier is standing on the quayside of the Port of Marseille, just next to the ferries navigating to and from Corsica and Algeria. It is a meeting place of sorts, of permanent happenings open to the public, with exhibits and much for adults and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 30, 2013

Very frustrating - in the year when Marseille is European Capital of Culture what looks to be a potentially interesting cultural venue/exhibition space on the docks waterfront actually closed on 27 May and will not reopen until 12 October. Reason? No air conditioning. You will...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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Reviewed April 26, 2013

This is beyond the hideous cathedral in teh docks area. we went there on a Sunday monring and were surprised to see so many people queuing at opening at noon. It turned out they were nearly all going for lunch! We didnt pay for the...More

Date of experience: March 2013
1  Thank Alan J
Reviewed April 3, 2013

Lots of money for a good view on the ferry boats. Why spend nine Euros for walking around in black containers being educated on the different people who live around the Mediterranean. Boring.

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank Annegret53
Reviewed February 19, 2013

The J1 is part of the newly open set of buildings for Marseille European of Culture 2013 It contains several workshops and photo exhibitions (free) and a permanent exhibition (free if you are below 26) on the Mediterranean cities that made its history, including Tyr,...More

Date of experience: February 2013
3  Thank icbernard
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