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Top Five Historic Sites in Marseille, France

Be prepared to travel back in time as you visit these top five historic sites in Marseille, France. An established seaport, Marseille boasts a unique maritime history, dating back to the ancient Greeks and Romans. The city is committed to remembering and preserving its history through a variety of historic sites and museums.

Le Musée des Docks Romains Located on the site of a former Ancient Roman dock warehouse, le Musée des Docks Romains (Roman Docks Museum) is a celebrated archaeological museum. The museum's highlights include a set of ceramic jugs (known as dolia) that were made in the original Roman warehouse, finds from nearby underwater excavations (including whole sections of boats), and remains of other ancient buildings and homes.