Museums

Rodin Museum ?

The Musée Rodin contains most of Rodin’s significant creations, including The Thinker, The Kiss and The Gates of Hell. Many of his sculptures are displayed in the museum’s extensive garden. Hôtel Biron, 79, rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris Partial opening of the museum until November 2015 (renovation work of the hotel Biron). Masterpieces including The […]


Museums

Eugene Delacroix’s last apartment ?

– Musée Delacroix, is an art museum dedicated to painter Eugène Delacroix (1798–1863), located in the 6th arrondissement at 6, rue de Furstenberg, in painter Eugène Delacroix’s last apartment (1857-1863). – Contains Delacroix’s memorabilia and works, exhibiting pictures from nearly every phase of his career, including the Education of the Virgin, Magdalene in the Desert […]


Landmarks, Monument, Museums

Famous prisoners in la Conciergerie ?

Former royal palace and prison, la Conciergerie is located on the Île de la Cité, in the 4th arrondissement. Antechamber to the guillotine during the French Revolution. Famous prisoners: Queen Marie Antoinette, the poet André Chénier, Charlotte Corday, Madame Élisabeth, Madame du Barry… Today, national historical monument, with Marie Antoinette’s cell top attraction.


Museums

Nissim de Camondo Museum ?

One of the most sumptuous private homes from the early twentieth century in Paris.: – In 1911, Moïse de Camondo, a rich banker, built a private mansion next to Parc Monceau, with architect René Sergent. – An exceptional collection of art objects of eighteenth-century. – A tragic destiny:  bequeathed to Les Arts Décoratifs in honour […]


Fashion, Museums

City of Paris Fashion Museum ?

– Known as the Musée Galliera. – French fashion design and costume from the 18th century to the present day. – Marie-Antoinette, Louis XVII, Josephine, Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s clothes. – The famous designers Jacques Fath, Paul Poiret, Elsa Schiaparelli, Chanel, Balenciaga, Christian Dior, Givenchy, Jean Paul Gaultier and Yves Saint Laurent. Address: […]


Garden, Museums

Albert Kahn Museum and Gardens ?

The Musée Albert-Kahn is based at Kahn’s former home at 14 rue du Port in Boulogne-Billancourt, a suburb west of Paris. From every corner of the globe, Albert Kahn’s teams of cameramen brought back testimonies of human life, in colour photographs and on film. Khan was a nineteenth century businessman and philanthropist, his Collection is one of the […]


Expo, Museums

Rubens, Poussin in The Jacquemart-André Museum ?

This exhibition assembles around sixty paintings from some of the best private and public collections in Europe. It offers a unique view of two great artistic movements of the 17th century: Flemish Baroque painting, of which Rubens is the chief protagonist, and the French Classical school led by Poussin and the influence they had on […]





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