In museums or galleries we can see which works artists have created in the past. I can understand many of them. However, the artist fascinates me much more during his work, because on this occasion I can get to know him as a person and not only admire and appreciate the result, but also the creation.
The Musée national de Préhistoire recalls prehistory. The local collections make it possible to trace more than 400,000 years of human existence.
More than 800 original exhibits from ancient Egypt, Greece, are linked here with neo-classical and modern artists in an exciting way.
Founded in 1989 in the historic centre of Grasse, the International Perfumery Museum has benefited from an ambitious expansion project initiated in 1998. In October, 2008 it opened its doors again.
Founded in 1983 and reopened in 2013, the Marseille History Museum is just a stone's throw from the Old Port and has been completely refurbished.
The creation of the Museum Regards de Provence is the most important private cultural institution among the major projects created for Marseille, the European Capital of Culture, 2013.
Marcel Pagnol bought La Buzine in 1941 and wanted to turn it into a film city and create a real "Hollywood Provençal". He knows the castle, whose owner and dog scared his mother in his childhood on the way to the holidays ...
The Musée d'Art et d'Industrie, La Piscine, is a 1920s swimming pool converted into a museum in the northern French town of Roubaix, near Lille.