Musée des Egouts de Paris (Paris Sewers Museum)

Musee des Egouts, Paris

Unusual Paris Museums and Galleries: Musée des Egouts - the Paris Sewers Museum:For anyone looking for an off-the-beaten track experience in Paris, you couldn't get more off-beat than a visit underground to the Musée des Egouts (Paris Sewer Museum). Yes, there really is a Museum of the Sewers … [Read more...]

Les Catacombes de Paris – “An Empire of Death”

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Unusual Paris Museums and Galleries: CatacombesIn spite of the somewhat forbidding sign over a stone portal to the ossuary which warns: “Arrête! C’est ici l’empire de la mort” (“Stop! This is the empire of death”), the Catacombes is one of the very popular attractions in Paris. Each year … [Read more...]

Passau – The City of Three Rivers

Passau, Germany - Danube River Cruise:Passau is strategically located at the confluence of the Danube, Inn, and Ilz rivers, near the Czech and Austrian borders. This City of Three Rivers is a popular stop on any Danube River Cruise itinerary. It is a picturesque and worthwhile place to visit, … [Read more...]

Major Paris Museums and Galleries (1)

Paris: Museums and Galleries Centre Georges Pompidou Maison Européenne de la Photographie Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris Musée d'Orsay Musée du Cinema Musée du Louvre … [Read more...]

Musée du Romantisme ( Museum of Romantic Life)

Unusual Paris Museums and Galleries Le Musée du Romantisme, the Museum of Romantic Life, in a rather romantic garden off the street, recreates the atmosphere of the times of the famous novelist Georges Sand and her circle. Aurore Dupin, baronne Dudevant (1804-1876), was a … [Read more...]