La Friche de l'Escalette, a contemporary art park in the heart of the Calanques of Marseille

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A view of La Friche de l'Escalette, a park facing the sea where architecture and contemporary art are on the program of the visit.


By: Muriel Maalouf

It is a little corner of paradise between sea and cliffs, Les Goudes, south of Marseille.

We are in the heart of the creeks and it is there that nestles “ 

The wasteland of Escalette

 ”, a place for contemporary art but also a friendly place in the good Mediterranean tradition.


The site is open every weekend until the end of October and these are guided tours, as the rugged route can be dangerous.


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