Taking place each year at the Quai de la Fraternité at Marseille’s Old Port, the Marseille Christmas Market is a fairly tame affair with about 40 wooden chalets selling Christmas market food, and a variety of gifts and souvenirs to bring home.
And while it may not be as grand and extravagant as some of the other Christmas markets in France, it’s nonetheless a worthwhile event to visit if you’re hoping to stock up on local goodies from Provence and beyond.
So whether you’re currently planning your own trip, or simply curious about what Marseille Christmas Market is like, then we’re here to help.
Read on for an overview of Marseille Christmas Market, with official dates, hotel recommendations, and locations.
NOTE: This is a Christmas market we haven’t personally visited yet, so all the information below is taken from official sources for your reference! If you have any personal tips from first-hand experience to add, let us know in the comments so we can improve this guide!
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Marseille Christmas Market Dates
According to the official Marseille tourism site, this year’s edition of the Marseille Christmas Market will take place from Dec 1 – 31, 2023.
Marseille Christmas Market Locations
You can typically find Christmas market stalls in Marseille at Quai de la Fraternité at Marseille’s Old Port.
Marseille Christmas Market 2023 Hotels
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Official Marseille Christmas Market Website
For the most up-to-date information and announcements, be sure to visit the official Marseille tourism page.
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