Tag Archives: Museum

Hôtels particuliers

The other day, I wrote about the musée Cognacq-Jay in the Marais. Another, much larger museum around the corner is the musée Carnavalet, the museum of the history of the city of Paris. Six hundred thousand objects tell the story … Continue reading

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Tu me la copieras!

On August 10, 1792, Louis XVI was imprisoned and the one year anniversary of this historic event was marked by opening the former royal palace of the Louvre as a public museum. It was open only three days a week; … Continue reading

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