Trip Planner: Europe / France / Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur / Bouches-du-Rhone / Marseille / Cathédrale La Major
Cathédrale La Major has been a Roman Catholic cathedral since 1896, and has been registered as a heritage building since 1840. The present cathedral was built in the Byzantine-Roman style in the mid-19th century, by architects Léon Vaudoyer and Henri-Jacques Espérandieu. The site has been used for cathedrals since the fifth century. Some modest structures remain from the largely demolished earlier cathedral. By using our Marseille route maker app, you can arrange your visit to Cathédrale La Major and other attractions in Marseille.
Tours to Cathédrale La Major
$134 BOOK WITH VIATOR Aix-en-Provence, Cassis and Marseille Small-Group Tour from Marseille
Duration: 9 hours
$117 BOOK WITH VIATOR Classic Marseille discover & explore from Greeks to now - half day private tour
Duration: 3 hours
Cathédrale La Major reviews
Very beautiful and in an ideal location overloooking the ocean and the Mucen,its a great place to visit,its also net to a museum! Great balades! more »
another one big church, one from the bes sights in Marseille. Even i was visit a day with rain some pictures here was must. Some repairs outside the church make it more difficult. Try to visit early..... more »
Great architecture and interesting history. The cathedral is overlooking the sea so the location is quite nice too. Unfortunately they are restoring the facade so if you’re planning to take a pic of it you may be disappointed (my experience in Sep 2019). Other than that the building is worth visiting, it’s peaceful and architecturally remarkable.
Truly magnificent. Words and pictures can not do it justice. Go and visit and enjoy the colours of the place and the magnificent tiled floors. Pity the from is undergoing restoration atm (Aug2019) and is covered in scaffolding.
Plan your trip to Marseille
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Marseille
Side trips from Marseille
Hidden gems in Marseille
Museums in Marseille
Nearby attractions in Marseille
Nature in Marseille
Trips to Cathédrale La Major by other users
16 days in France BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM Paris · Rouen · Bayeux 17 days in Marseille & French Riviera - Cote d'Azur BY A USER FROM IRELAND Marseille · Saint-Tropez · Cannes 55 days in Europe, Canada, United States & South Pacific BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS Zaragoza · Turin · Basel 54 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE Brussels · Paris · Chambord 1 day in Marseille & Toulon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Marseille · Toulon 22 days in Aix-en-Provence BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Vieil Aix · Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence · Le Tour de l'Horloge