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Arc de Triomphe ( Porte d'Aix )

Place Jules Guesde | Porte D'Aix, 13003 Marseille, France
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It is an arch...

Honestly, it is an arch like all others. If you are passing by, go. Otherwise, just visit something... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
E8709
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Disappointed!!

Let me start with saying that this arc was absolutely stunning! However we left from the train... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
Mikaila C
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Cannes, France
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1 week ago
“It is an arch...”
31 Mar 2017
“Disappointed!!”
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Place Jules Guesde | Porte D'Aix, 13003 Marseille, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Honestly, it is an arch like all others. If you are passing by, go. Otherwise, just visit something else more interesting.

Thank E8709
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Let me start with saying that this arc was absolutely stunning! However we left from the train station and followed the road down to the arc(like a 10 min walk). There was a Tom of construction on streets and sidewalks closed off so it was...More

Thank Mikaila C
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

An arch in the middle of a building site, can't get close enough to see this properly. No signage, even temporary. Only came across this by accident, glad we didn't make a special trip but it was nice to see.

Thank manfred w
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Symbolic monument of marseille & france. Arc the thriomphe is a monument on the liberation of france.

Thank Raju A
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

The Arc itself looks impressive, but sadly the whole area surrounding it is under construction so it's inaccessible...plus the neighbourhood it's in seems a little run down, I didn't feel too safe wondering around there. Hopefully it's being restored to its former glory and the...More

Thank Chesters86
Reviewed 14 April 2016

A monument in a street under construction ( for a long time), totally abandoned , dirt and unsafe to walk.

2  Thank Mario G
Reviewed 12 December 2015

This place is under construction and smells horrible. The arc itself is beautiful but quite small. The area surrounding it was very restless. A lot of people hanging near it, smoking weed and they were driving scooters on the sidewalk. I took a picture and...More

3  Thank SuffeliFI
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

The arc de triomphe is meant to be a celebration of all things French. Shouting about all the triumphant actions they have taken as a nation. Unfortunately this arc de triomphe is nestled in the middle of never ending road works, alcoholics, hobos and gypsies....More

3  Thank NathanViva
Reviewed 9 October 2015

An impressive archway but in the middle of severe redevelopment and traffic congestion. A little way uphill from the old port. Clearly marked on the tourist map near Charles Nedelec street.

Thank tezpil
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Plus: The Arc, the view from the top, the underground metro/subway, the traffic at the round-about... Your senses will be overloaded with appreciation and impression for the French (once) superior. Minus: Watch out for taxis and motorbikes when you cross the street. They are very...More

Thank JimmyThai
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