Médiathèque Louis Aragon (patrimoine architectural)

Historic site and monument Book shop Media library
  • Médiathèque Louis Aragon


Inaugurated in 1981, the multimedia library was extended in 2004 and now measures 3,600 m² making it one of the largest in the region.
Built on concrete stilts dug into the spongy subsoil, the multimedia library was designed by Emile Pamart. It has original architectural features including the layout and the use of traditional materials like brick and wood.
Opening period (s)From 02/01 to 31/12, every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 10 am and 6.30 pm.
Closed exceptionally on May 1st, May 8th and December 25th.
General information
  • Parking :
    • Parking nearby
  • Environments :
    • In centre of town
    • Town location
    • In the old centre
  • Visits :
    • you can visit it
  • Period :
    • 20th C
  • Information panel language(s) :
    • French
Services, Tours, Activities and entertainment
  • Environments :
    • Close to a public transportation
    • Pier within 500 m
  • Individual tour services :
    • Unguided individual tours available permanently
  • Group tour services :
    • Unguided group tours available permanently
  • Help for client/practical :
    • Tourist brochures
  • Entertainment :
    • Temporary exhibition
  • Accessibility criteria for people with reduced mobility :
    • Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance
    • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
    • Reserved space 330 cm wide < 20 m from the site
    • WC + grab handle + adequate space to move
    • Possibility of drop-off in front of the site
Médiathèque Louis Aragon (patrimoine architectural)
Quai des Anglais
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Phone : +33 4 42 10 82 90
Phone : +33 4 42 49 03 30
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Médiathèque Louis Aragon (patrimoine architectural)
Quai des Anglais
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.404195
Longitude : 5.051521
Marseille Provence: Airport / Aerodrome 20 km
Martigues Lavéra station: Railway station at 4 km
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