Marcel Pagnol's Little World

Museum Arts and culture Photography and cinema
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Marcel Pagnol's Petit Monde is a heritage institution dear to the hearts of the people of Aubagne.
Here's the sort of miniature world with a unique provençal twist:
a display of 200-odd clay figurines acting out quirky scenes from Marcel Pagnol's life, books and movies.

It neatly combines two of the things for which Aubagne is famous: the local clay and Pagnol.

Sounds, images, lights, reconstructions... modernity serving tradition to rediscover this outstanding heritage.
Accessible for disabled
Opening period (s)From 04/02 to 31/12/2023
Opening hours on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 9 am and 12.30 pm and between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Closed Monday and Sunday.
Closed exceptionally on May 1st and December 25th.
Due to the presence of a large number of people, the site may be temporarily closed.
General information
  • Client profile :
    • Groups
  • Environments :
    • In centre of town
    • Town location
  • Tour language(s) :
    • French
  • Visits :
    • you can visit it
  • Services :
    • Pets welcome
  • Information panel language(s) :
    • French
    • English
Services, Tours, Activities and entertainment
  • Environments :
    • Station district
  • Individual tour services :
    • Unguided individual tours available permanently
  • Group tour services :
    • Unguided group tours on request
    • Guided group tours on request
  • Entertainment :
    • Entertainment
  • Shop :
    • Shop
  • Accessibility criteria for people with reduced mobility :
    • Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance
    • Site, building totally accessible
Marcel Pagnol's Little World
Atelier Thérèse Neveu
4 Cour de Clastre
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  • Spoken language(s) :
    • French


Full price: 3 €
Child: 2 €.

Free entry for children < 6 years.

Pass 2 museums 5 € / per person 3 € for children from 6 to 16 years.
Le Petit Monde de Marcel Pagnol
Atelier Thérèse Neveu
4 Cour de Clastre
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.293357
Longitude : 5.570926
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