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European Heritage Days

European Heritage Days

15 September 2016

  From 17 September 2016 to 18 September 2016 First organized by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication, more than 30 years ago, the European Heritage Days  are an invitation to discover or rediscover Parisian monuments for free. Numerous special events take place over one weekend at participating venues. In addition to the opening of top attractions (Elysée Palace, Matignon, Musée d’Orsay and the Arc de Triomphe), visitors can discover contemporary buildings such as the Philharmonie de Paris, the

Paris Design Week

Paris Design Week

23 August 2016

From 03 to 10 September, Paris celebrates the best in creation and design! Galleries, schools, studios and workshops offer you a chance to discover a compendium of contemporary collections. Situated all across the city, these shows invite both professionals and the general public to unearth great dexterity and new trends. PARIS DESIGN WEEK is fast becoming the definitve cultural counterpoint that is raising the bar for design weeks across the world. Overlapping the M&O PARIS September show and uniting the

The Fountains Night Show in the Gardens of Versailles

The Fountains Night Show in the Gardens of Versailles

17 August 2016

When night falls, the gardens are transformed to offer a stunning visual and musical treat as fountains and groves come alive with colourful and dramatic lighting effects. This year once more, lighting and stage-effects artists will light up the gardens and display their surprising installations to the strollers: water features in the Mirror Fountain, lasers streaking across the dark in the Colonnade Grove and the fireworks display in front of the Grand Canal by the Groupe F to conclude the

Euro 2016

Euro 2016

30 December 2015

For the third time in France (after 1960 and 1984) Euro will take place from June 10th to July 10th, 2016. 24 Nations will play during more than one month 51 matches. It will be the first time for Island and Albania playing for an International competition. As well Slovakia, Walse and North Irland will play for the first time for Euro. Belgium and Hungary will play again after 16 years and 48 years absence. The surprise remains for Netherlands (Champion

CATS

CATS

30 June 2015

The musical Cats by Andrew Lloyd Webber composed in 1978/1979 from Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats and other poems of Thomas Stearns Eliot, will be fully performed in French at the Mogador Theatre, from October 2015 and for 90 performances. Once a year during an extraordinary night, several cats with various personalities meet for their grand ball at a garbage dump. Their wise and benevolent leader, Old Deuteronomy chooses the one that will enter paradise “félinosphère” to reborn in

In the time of Klimt, The Vienna Secession

In the time of Klimt, The Vienna Secession

11 February 2015

From February 12th to June 21st, 2015, at La Pinacothèque of Paris, 28 Place de la Madeleine (10mn walk distance from the Best Western Opera d’Antin) 180 works taken from Belvedere museum collection and also private collection show the evolution of Gustav Klimt from the end of the 19th century to the beginning of the Expressionism. For the first time in France we can appreciate the reconstitution of monumental works as Judith I and Beethoven Frieze. Along the visit you