Visit the Grosbois training centre for race horses, the trotters’ last stop before Vincennes hippodrome races. This is an opportunity to explore an exceptional privately-owned site dedicated to harness racing and steeped in cultural heritage. Language: French speaking visit only.
During this guided visit you will discover the backstage of Printemps department store. From the underground to the gardened rooftop, passing by the Art Deco cupola.
The aerodynamics laboratory built by Gustave Eiffel at the foot of his tower in 1909 was moved to Auteuil in 1912. Language: French speaking visit only.
Discover the history of this authentic Parisian building with its architecture and its amazing decoration of the 1920’s during a guided visit!
Galeries Lafayette was founded in Paris in December 1893 by Théophile Bader and Alphonse Kahn. It is today both a giant store and an emblematic monument of the capital with a world-wide reputation and welcoming more than 100,000 visitors every day in a 70,000 m² (753,000 sq ft) building.
Visit the former Bobigny deportation station. Language: Visit in French only.
The Drancy Shoah Memorial, opened in 2012, is a place of history and education, located opposite the building - Cité de la Muette. Language: Visit in french only.
The National Archives welcome you North-Eastern Paris to discover this contemporary monument behind the scenes and know more about French History since the Revolution. Language: French speaking visit only
Walk through the Parisian vineyards during a historical heritage walking tour.
Enjoy an exceptional tour to follow in your favorite soccer player or rock star’s footsteps and discover the secrets of the Stade de France!
This historical Citroën museum shows 300 vehicles split up into 4 categories from 1919 to today – styling studies, rally department, competition and collector items.
Designed in the 60’s, the Boeing-747 and the Concorde have become symbols of commercial aviation. This guided tour takes place in the Paris - Le Bourget Air and Space Museum.
Like every sumptuous and famous places, the Palais Garnier of Paris has its mysteries, myths and incredible stories.
Fort de Sucy, built between 1879 and 1881, is part of the ‘second ring’ of fortifications around Paris, a defence system designed by military engineer General Séré de Rivières following the siege of the capital in 1870. Free guided tours on the first Sunday of the month.
Join this guided walking tour of the Cité Internationale, a beautiful student campus on Paris’s southern city limits near Montsouris Park. Our guide, Ania, will explain the history of this exceptional site, from the motivations of its founders to its present-day role.
Discover the headquarters of one of the most prestigious international organisations during an exclusive tour of the UNESCO house in Paris.
Step inside Château de Grosbois and take a guided tour through four centuries of French history, from the time of Henri IV to the present day. Language: French speaking visit only.
An exclusive programme of classical music concerts held in a prestigious venue: the Château de Grosbois at Boissy-Saint-Léger. Language: French speaking only.
This discovery route of the industrial heritage in lower Montreuil retraces the history of the first factories in the early nineteenth up to today. Going beyond the architectural traces of these former factories, it is the memory of workers from the nineteenth and twentieth century in Montreuil which will be retraced through its streets and squares. Language: French speaking visit only.
The museum of art and history of Saint-Denis is located in a former Carmelite convent built in the XVIIth century. This remarquable place presents various and unique collections.
Explore the area around the Gare Montparnasse with your guide Bruno Granozio and discover some of its architectural gems. Language: French speaking visit only.
Enjoy our first concert of the season in the prestigious salons of the Château de Santeny on Tuesday 16 October at 8.30pm. A selection of romantic pieces by Rossini, Massenet, Saint-Saëns and Debussy will be performed by a trio of violin, flute and harp. Free tour of the castle before the concert.
Join this guided walk of the area around the Gare de Lyon and the Opéra Bastille, where the architecture not only tells the story of Paris but also reflects its modern face. Language: French speaking visit only.
A guided architectural tour highlighting the art nouveau and art deco styles which flourished during the late 19th/early 20th century and the 20s and 30s in Nogent-sur-Marne and Le Perreux-sur-Marne, bordering the Bois de Vincennes in Paris.
Explore the Ile de la Cité and the Palace of Justice. This tour allows you to visit one of the most impressive building in the capital.
This guided walking tour will lead you to La Défense, the major business district of Paris. You will discover the history and architecture of La Défense...
The historic Jewish quarter is found in the charming preserved district of the Marais and is concentrated around the rue des Rosiers. The walk brings to life the fascinating history of the Jewish population that has been in France for more than 2000 years.
Discover the South of Paris with the Cité Internationale, the park Montsouris and Cubist Paris through beautiful houses hidden around, giving the area a village atmosphere.
In the early 20th century, the banks of the River Marne became a favourite spot with Parisians for Sunday outings and summer breaks. Follow your guide and explore the architecture of this former summer resort, ranging from houses and villas surrounded by gardens, to the marina and the ‘original’ Pont des Arts footbridge.
Discover the history of the guinguettes, Italian immigration to Paris and the atypical architecture of the banks of the Marne.
Guided by the lecturer Ania Guini-Skliar, the stained-glass windows of the Saint-Denis Basilica won’t have any secrets left for you !
Located on one of the most attractive loops of the River Marne in eastern Paris, Le Perreux-sur-Marne features a delightful three-kilometre (two-mile) riverside walkway, which has recently been renovated. Visitors can enjoy the tranquil atmosphere and country scenery and admire some of the remarkable architecture.
Visit this mysterious garden hidden in the heart of the "Bois de Paris Vincennes". In the middle of the fauna and flora you will discover several chapters of History.
Discover the Quartier des Princes in Boulogne-Billancourt, near Paris and its amazing buildings built during the 1930's.