The Gallery of Mineralogy and Geology in Jardin des Plantes (Plant Garden) has one of the richest collection of minerals in the world. Fortunately, a permanent exhibition (Tresors de la terre – Earth treasures) is displaying since end 2014 the most precious minerals and stones you could dream off. You will be amazed at the size, shapes and colors of minerals on display. Gallery of Mineralogy and Geology web site. This collection is another reason to visit the Plant Garden and its famous dinosaur collection. More information.
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Bonjour Mesdames et Messieurs!
I am in Paris this weekend (12.-15.12.) with two friends and we were wondering, if there are some special events or attractions around christmas, like some markets or concerts? We live in the 1th arrondisment near Louvre.
We are thankful for any tip!
Thanks in advance and many greetings from Germany!
I am an American writer trying to discover what types of insects were common in Paris in the 1880s?
I wonder if there was a certain beetle. Thank you.
Since 2012, Grand Paris has its own film studios to compete with those in Hollywood and Cinnecita.
The Paris Picasso Museum underwent a massive renovation between 2009 and 2014. On October 25th 2014, the museum reopened with tripled exhibtion space and public areas. The museum instantly becomes one of the best modern art museums in the world. Another reason to plan a trip to Paris. More information.