Exhibitions to discover in May 2022
You don't know which exhibitions to see during your stay in Paris ? Here is a selection of cultural outings to do alone, with family or friends !
In addition to enjoying the exceptional setting of the Montmartre district, our residence located 1 minute walk from the Abbesses metro station is the ideal starting point for easy travel in the capital.
« Notre-Dame de Paris, l'Exposition Augmentée » at Collège des Bernardins
Awaken your senses through a journey that traces the 850-year history of the cathedral. Thanks to the technology of augmented reality, attend reconstructions of emblematic events such as the coronation of Napoleon or the rise of the spire of Eugene Viollet-le-Duc
From its construction in the Middle Ages to its fire in 2019, Notre Dame Cathedral will no longer hold any secrets for you.
This immersive exhibition will be on display in the nave and in the former sacristy of the Collège des Bernardins until July 17, 2022.
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Address : 20 Rue de Poissy, 75005 Paris - 30 minutes by metro from Montmartre Residence
The Gaudí exhibition at the Musée d'Orsay
For the first time in 50 years in France, Antonio Gaudi is honored in a huge exhibition at the Musée d'Orsay. This exhibition will give you a renewed approach of the artist as a genius architect and will show you his creative process and his sophisticated working techniques.
To honor him, the museum unveils spectacular creations, including sets of furniture never before exhibited in France. In addition, series of precious photographs, archival documents, models and other relics of his past will enhance your visit.
You have until July 17 to discover a new facet of the artist, who has remained in the shadow of the mythical Sagrada Familia for too long !
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Tripod planter with triangular section 1905 © RMN-Grand Palais (Musée d'Orsay) / René-Gabriel Ojéda
Address : 1 Rue de la Légion d'Honneur, 75007 Paris - 15 minutes by metro from your apartment
Exhibition «Machu Picchu and the treasures of Peru » at the Cité de l'architecture & du patrimoine
Discover this exhibition retracing the 3 000 years of Pre-Columbian civilizations, until the mystery of Machu Picchu.
Thanks to an immersive staging, plunge into the enchanting environment of the Incas heirs of the civilizations of ancient Peru. Discover more than 190 original pieces, some of these treasures have never left Peru : headdress, funerary mask, imperial trousseau, silver crown and one of the most impressive collections of gold ever exposed.
With a will to create emotions and meaning and to better expose the tangible and intangible heritage of Peru, the exhibition offers an innovative experience through augmented reality, which integrates visual and audible digital content.
Extend your visit and try to win a mythical Inca jewel by participating in the escape game organized by the exhibition ! An opportunity to decipher, with family or friends, the enigmas of the game in the heart of the permanent galleries of the Cité de l'architecture & du Patrimoine.
You have until September 4, 2022 to discover the wealth of Peru !
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Silver chemistry lord's set, gold room, Larco Museum of Lima, Peru © Larco Museum, Lima, Peru
Address : Gallery of temporary exhibitions - Cité de l'architecture & du patrimoine - 1, place du Trocadéro 75016 Paris - 30 minutes by metro from the residence.
« Pop Air » exhibition at the Grande Halle de la Vilette
This exhibition, realized in collaboration with the Balloon Museum of Rome, immerses you in a unique inflatable experience. More than fifteen international artists have invested the 5000m² of the Grande Halle de la Villette to present their monumental works, from the most inflated to the most colorful.
An unmissable event for young and old alike, "Pop Air" is an innovative format in which art, artist and public coexist. Live this unusual experience, open to the public until August 21, 2022.
© Cupid's Koi Garden by ENESS
Address : 211 Av. Jean Jaurès, 75019 Paris - 30 minutes by metro from the residence.