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Richard Gerstl at Neue Galerie, New York

Richard Gerstl at Neue Galerie, New York

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Richard Gerstl is born in Vienna in 1883, the gifted third child of a broker, never displayed his representations or scenes amid his lifetime. However, it wasn't for need of associations. Read more
Montmartre Funicular Paris

Montmartre Funicular Paris

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The funicular railway of Montmartre, called the Funiculaire de Montmartre in French, debuted in the summer of 1900. The Montmartre funicular is an automatic funicular railway serving the Montmartre neighborhood of Paris, in the Eighteenth arrondissement. It is operated by the RATP, the Paris transport authority. It was opened on 13 July 1900 and was entirely rebuilt in 1935 and again in 1991. Read more
Auguste Rodin: The Centenary Installation

Auguste Rodin: The Centenary Installation

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Marking the centenary of Auguste Rodin’s death in 1917, the Legion of Honor will present a completely new installation of its extraordinary Rodin holdings in Auguste Rodin: The Centenary Installation. Read more
2017 Best Baguette in Paris!

2017 Best Baguette in Paris!

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Yearly Boulangeries contest in Paris for the best Baguette of the year. The winner will be the official bread provider of French president at Elysees for a year, and the winner is... Read more
Masters of Genre Painting and Vermeer

Masters of Genre Painting and Vermeer

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Organized in partnership with the National Gallery of Ireland in Dublin and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, the exhibition will present Vermeer’s great masterpieces and those of his contemporaries. Read more
Bernard Buffet Exhibition ending March 5th, 2017

Bernard Buffet Exhibition ending March 5th, 2017

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Through around 100 works of art, the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris offers the public the opportunity to (re)discover the work of Bernard Buffet, one of the most popular figures of French painting in the 20th century. A prolific artist of a sombre geometric world, his work receives relatively little publicity. Read more
Dialogue between Picasso and Giacometti

Dialogue between Picasso and Giacometti

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Musée Picasso and the Fondation Giacometti present the first exhibition dedicated to the artworks of two of the most important artists of the twentieth century: Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) and Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966). Read more
Let's Go Shopping in Paris!

Let's Go Shopping in Paris!

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Paris is one of the world's premier shopping cities. Even people who hate shopping enjoy shopping in Paris. Here, everyone can find something they like, whether it's haute couture, flea markets, perfume, comic books, outdoor markets, or whatever. Read more
The Incomparable British Museum

The Incomparable British Museum

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A holiday in London, England is not complete without a visit to the internationally acclaimed British Museum. The museum, dedicated to human history, culture, and art, boasts a collection of nearly eight million objects. Read more
The Guide to get the most of your Paris ComboPass®

The Guide to get the most of your Paris ComboPass®

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The ComboPass® Premium Paris pass is a great offer enabling you to discover Paris avoiding hassles and time waste. You will find here a complete guide to get the most of your pass so you can tell yourself "I did everything I could!". Read more