Savonnerie Marius Fabre à Salon de Provence
Marius Fabre

Musée du savon de Marseille. Marius Fabre


Since 1900, in the heart of Salon-de-Provence, Marius Fabre soap factory has perpetuated the artisanal production of Marseille soap and black soap with olive oil.Complete your visit by discovering our Marseille soap museum.

The Marius Fabre soap factory has preserved the most precious witnesses: engraved boxwood stamps, tools, the first soap molding machines, stencils for shipping boxes, old packaging, headed paper, washing boards... Reflecting a very old activity still alive.
Surface of the permanent exhibition : 600

Come and discover the authentic atmosphere of our soap factory and its workshops during a guided tour. A moment of exchange and discovery, young and old will discover a unique know-how still alive, transmitted from generation to generation in our family.

Visits to the Marius Fabre soap factory are free and can be booked on our website under the heading "visit the soap factory".

Until June 30th they are proposed:
- For individuals :
Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30 am and 11 am; Wednesday and Saturday at 2:30 pm and 3 pm
- For groups: on demand and on reservation

From July 1st and until August 31st :
- For individuals: Monday to Saturday at 9:45 am, 10:15 am, 10:45 am, 11:15 am, 2:15 pm, 2:45 pm, 3:15 pm, 3:45 pm, 4:15 pm, 4:45 pm, 5:15 pm and 5:45 pm
- For groups: visits suspended during the summer, resumed in September on request and by reservation

Exceptional opening on July 14th and August 15th.

The Marseille Soap Museum will reopen its doors on July 1st!

If you wish to receive additional documentation, do not hesitate to contact us.

  • English - French Languages spoken
  • American Express, Bank/credit card, Check, Cash Payment Methods
  • Not accessible in a wheelchair Disabled access
  • Pets welcome Pets
  • Car park, Coach parking, Private parking Parking
  • Pets welcome
  • Wi-fi
  • Shop
  • Tourist brochures
  • Tour free of charge
  • Guided tours
  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Private parking
type of clientele
  • Groups
  • Home school groups
  • Welcome for business/incentive groups
  • Not accessible in a wheelchair
Indications Prices

Free of charge. Individuals: free of charge
Groups: on request
Conditions of free : Guides - Drivers.



Group : 25 people maximum

Indications Openings

Every day throughout the year.
Closed on Sunday.
Closed exceptionally on January 1st, Easter Monday, Feast of the Ascension, Whit Monday, May 1st, May 8th, November 1st, November 11th and December 25th.
The soap factory shop
From April 1st to September 30th: Monday to Saturday from 9.30am to 12.30pm and from 2pm to 6pm
From October 1st to March 31st: Monday to Saturday from 9.30am to 12.30pm and from 2pm to 7pm

Guided tours during school holidays (all zones), by reservation: Monday to Saturday at 10:30 am and 2:30 pm.

Localisation & Contacts
148 Avenue Paul Bourret
13300 Salon-de-Provence
04 90 53 24 77 Contact us See the website