French Motorcycles

Musée de la Moto de Marseille

Motorcycle Museum of Marseille

Musée de la Moto
18 Traverse Saint-Paul
13013 Marseille

Website: culture.marseille.fr
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The museum, which opened in 1989 in a four-story restored flour mill of La Palud, displays between 120 and 250 motorcycles ¹, some thirty of which are unique. Exhibitions include the Jean & Henri Nougier collection and the MGC prototype, a 650 cc, 4 cylinder avant-garde motorcycle which is regarded as one of the most beautiful and complex French machines of the era.

There is also a display of superbly presented vintage Moto Guzzi motorcycles, along with military motos of WWII.

Other pieces:

  • Triumph Bonneville T120
    Peugeot Grand Prix 1923
    Jonghi de Monneret of Johnny Hallyday and Coluche fame

They also display at major events - the Grand Prix de Monaco, the Reims Motorcycle & Classic Car Show, the Avignon Motor Festival, Grand Prix de Marseille, the Salon des Motos Anciennes in Paris and many others.

1. The number of motorcycles displayed can vary considerably depending on the exhibitions being held.

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Phil Aynsley Photography
Phil Aynsley Photography
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