Rue Montorgueil – A Foodie’s Paradise

Rue Montorgueil Is a Must-Visit for Anyone Who Loves Food: One of the more interesting and vibrant streets in the 1st and 2nd arrondissements of Paris is rue Montorgueil. The bustling nature of this pedestrian street was captured by Monet in his 1878 painting. Today rue Montorgueil is famous … [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...]

Palais de Tokyo, Site de Création Contemporaine

Unusual Paris Museums and Galleries The Palais de Tokyo is the first art institution in the world to remain open from noon to midnight, everyday except Monday. You can drop by after seeing a movie or dining out! The most avant-garde art museum in Western Europe, it makes a point of … [Read more...]

Musée de la Musique

Unusual Paris Museums and Galleries The Musée de la Musique is the "jewel in the crown" of the Cité de la Musique, in the Parc de la Villette; it houses one of the richest collections of musical instruments in the world - over 4500 pieces from the 200 year old … [Read more...]

The Musée de la Monnaie (The French Mint)

Unusual Paris Museums and Galleries The Musée de la Monnaie (The French Mint) is conveniently located in the suitably impressive neo-classic Hôtel de la Monnaie facing the Louvre, and offers tours and activities that are especially orientated toward a young audience. It … [Read more...]