The Hotel Carnavalet

Located in the heart of the Marais district, the Carnavalet museum is dedicated to the history of the city and is the oldest museum of Paris. Do you know that it contains over 618,000 items dating from the prehistoric period to the present day? which is more than the Louvre! Carnavalet is reopening after a 4-year renovation and we offer you a preview of its new architectural setting in two private mansions and the amazing period rooms. We also selected a range of objects you shouldn't miss if it is your first visit, like Marie-Antoinette's shoe, the Bastille model scale or Marcel Proust's bedroom. This lecture will bring you a lot of interesting facts about the French capital while discovering the most charming museum in Paris.