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Grand Palais

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Address: Avenue des Champs Elysees, 75008 Paris, France
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The Grand Palais in Paris is the iconic monument of the Rmn-GP, where we...

The Grand Palais in Paris is the iconic monument of the Rmn-GP, where we showcase our biggest exhibitions to best advantage in its vast spaces. We also host events organized by others, such as FIAC, Paris Photo, catwalk shows during Fashion Week, the Saut Hermes equestrian event, etc. Culture is represented here in all its forms, attracting over 2 million people each year.

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Two great exhibitions

I visited the garden exhibition, and also the Indian Jewels exhibition. Both are great, but I liked the Jewels more, because it is not everyday you see such great diamonds and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Ramat-Gan, Israel
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If you are an art lover and even if you are not ,you must visit the 100 years Rodin exhibition! You won't regret!!

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If there's an exhibit, any exhibit, happening here during your stay, pay the ticket price and enjoy the absolutely amazing architectural space, which is totally original and in gorgeous Art Nouveau condition. The grand staircases, the supporting ironwork, the unique glass roof which is ENORMOUS, make this one of my favorite spots in Paris.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Gardens (Jardins) exhibition is dedicated to all those who love flowers, in all possible shapes : drawing, dried, painted, organised or wild, their colours, their growth, etc. Flowers and gardens, most of them in the 16th to 19th century, around castles and manors. The profusion of mother nature as caught by man. Maybe the labor of man (and woman,... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I visited the garden exhibition, and also the Indian Jewels exhibition. Both are great, but I liked the Jewels more, because it is not everyday you see such great diamonds and .other precious stones Of course, no fotographs are allowed, but the exhibition is truely beautiful

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Nice architecture, good place to visit - just beside Les Champs Elysées. There are lots of places in the street to eat.

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We read exciting reviews about this very first exhibition in France dedicated to Gardens. And we were quite disappointing because it was just very classic, with very strong french bias. No mention of Japanese gardens for instance. Most part of it exhibits french gardens of numerous castles and palaces. Some paintings are noteworthy though. But 13 Euros for this exhibition... More 

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Magnificent Fascade for this building however entrance is restricted and only allowed when attending an event there. We recently visited the Rodin Exhibition - it wasn't too bad - but the building was amazing. I managed a couple of interior photos not related to the exhibit. 1881.

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We thought we knew about this artist but this exhibit plus the curatorial material and the excellent audio guide provided information on his methods and his relationship to other sculptors No on the museum pass 14 Euros. We did it on line for 10:30 and only waited a few minutes but oddly by 12:45 there were no lines whatsoever. Go... More 

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What an absolutely beautiful place to be. Glass, glass everywhere and a wonderful experience. Go and walk through if you get the chance...many things happening if you are here at the right time. I believe this is where the Victoria Secret fashion show is also.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i went to see the JEWELS FROM AL THANI COLLECTION FROM THE GREAT MUGHALS TO THE MAHARAJAS. well set out exhibition and great pieces of jewels. would recommend seeing it

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This area is characterized by its namesake avenue which extends northwest from the Louvre to the modern business district, punctuated by the iconic Arc de Triomphe. Grand embassies stand among impressive offices and presidential palaces; architecture from 19th century Universal Exhibitions, homes, art galleries, and 19th century streets designed by Baron Haussmann flank haute-couture boutiques. This neighborhood never rests, buzzing with visitors from around the world at all times of day and night, all within a stone's throw of the Seine.
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