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Cite de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine

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1 Pl Trocadero Et du 11 Novembre | Palais de Chaillot, 75116 Paris, France
16th Arr. - Passy
+33 1 58 51 52 00
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All reviews french architecture life size plaster casts fascinating museum eiffel tower architectural heritage included entry second floor top floor visited this museum museum pass permanent collection a lot of fun audio guide model trocadero century
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

I've been to a few special expos here, always on the theme of something that is special in France, history, architecture, development. Always very well organized and presented. The permanent collection of models of important French buildings is stunning.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Tourists throng to the Trocodero day and night as it is arguably the best photo spot in Paris to get a picture of the Eiffel Tower. Most don't even realize there three museums and an aquarium on the site as well. One of the three...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ArizonaArchitect
Reviewed 18 September 2018

touring cathedrals and museums from the 15th and 16th century you get to see beautiful artwork and sculpture over doors and windows and facades. But unfortunately you can't get to close to them.. At the Museum of Architecture you get as close as you want...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Seattle-wa-jim
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Casts of French cathedral doors and other details are displayed stunningly. To be able to view the medieval statuary up close is a huge treat. It shows that the sculptors were true artists, and not the clumsy craftsmen that much of medieval statuary suggests. When...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank keithofrpi
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We loved it. No crowds and lots and lots of information. The place is amazing. My daughter a my girlfried both are Interior Designers and could get enough of this place. I am not an expert but I truly enjoyed and learned a lot by...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank loreniarincon
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

The glass ceilings of this very interesting building made it difficult to really enjoy this musee. We could easily have devoted three hours or more to the collection of wood and plaster replicas of famous French buildings or architecture details. The details you can see...More

Date of experience: May 2018
6  Thank jsthouston
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Located in the Palais Chaillot is the French architectural heritage museum that showcases its development through the ages. The galleries des Moulages houses models of great French cathedrals and is a very interesting experience.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank rayrest
Reviewed 25 April 2018

The ground floor holds over 300 castings, most life-size, of architectural treasures from all over France, with an emphasis on fabulous, flamboyant gothic. I had a ''Paris Pass'' which included entry otherwise I probably wouldn't have bothered, Believe me, it is terrific and you will...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank AntiqueLover13
Reviewed 12 April 2018

I very much enjoyed this. The quality and attention to detail is impressive. This clearly shows the huge amount of work the French have put into their national heritage. The 3D cut models of the buildings were especially interesting. There are many life-size models of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Major B
Reviewed 4 February 2018

There's lots of beautiful reproduction of statuary, church fronts, etc. There are also some models and displays on the top floor. There is a recreation of a home which was actually a lot of fun to walk through. I enjoyed being able to see the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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