Landmarks, Museums

Homage to Chopin at the Musée de la vie Romantique ?

To celebrate the bicentenary of Chopin’s birth the Musée de la vie Romantique is presenting an important exhibition and homage to the composer. The Museum stands at the foot of Montmartre hill in the IXe arrondissement at 16 rue Chaptal, in an 1830 hôtel particulier. Formerly Ary Scheffer’s Villa, it was frequented by Chopin, George […]


Who designed la Cité de la Musique ?

Designed by the architect Christian de Portzamparc and opened in 1995, la Cité de la Musique is  situated in the La Villette quarter, 19th arrondissement,  221, Avenue Jean Jaurès. It consists of an amphitheater, a concert hall and a museum of music. The Paris Philharmonic (philharmonie de Paris), a 2400-seat symphony hall, had been planned […]


Maison de Balzac ?

The Maison de Balzac is a house museum in the former residence of French novelist Honoré de Balzac (1799-1850). It is located in the 16th arrondissement at 47, rue Raynouard, Paris. Budget hotel best price guaranteed Passy, Paris, France.


The Biggest Science Museum in Europe ?

The Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie, in Parc de la Villette in the 19th arrondisement of Paris, is the biggest science museum in Europe. The Cité has a planetarium, a submarine (the Argonaute (S636)), an IMAX theatre (La Géode) and special departments for children and teenagers.


Paris Wax Museum ?

The Musée Grévin is a waxwork museum in Paris, one of the oldest in Europe, located  in the IXe arrondissement  at 10, Boulevard Montmartre. The Musée Grévin now contains some 300 characters arranged in scenes from the history of France and modern life, including a panorama of French history from Charlemagne to Napoleon III, bloody scenes […]

Avenue, Monument, Museums, Opéra

The 10 top attractions in Paris ?

1/ La tour Eiffel et le Champ-de-Mars. 2/ Les Champs-Elysées. 3/ Le musée du Louvre, le jardin des Tuileries. 4/ Notre-Dame de Paris , l’Île de la Cité. 5/ Le Quartier Latin. 6/ L’Opéra Garnier, les grands magasins. 7/ Le musée d’Orsay. 8/ Montmartre, la place du Tertre, le Sacré-Cœur. 9/ Beaubourg. 10/ La place […]


Picasso Museum in Paris ?

In the Hôtel Salé, 5 rue de Thorigny, in the Marais. Budget hotel best price guaranteed Picasso Museum, Paris, France.