The Fragonard Perfume Museum: a little-known treasure just a stone's throw from the Palais Garnier

Published by Cécile de Sortiraparis, Rizhlaine de Sortiraparis, Laurent de Sortiraparis · Photos by Cécile de Sortiraparis · Published on December 26th, 2023 at 02:35 p.m.
The Musée du Parfum Fragonard is an iconic museum that delights the senses with its presentation of the art of perfumery. Young and old alike can enjoy this unusual museum, which takes us on a journey through the history of perfume. Don't miss the free tours among the incredible smells.

One of Paris's most unusual museums is the Musée du Parfum Fragonard, with its enchanting scents and centuries of fascinating history. Come and discover or rediscover the treasures of this atypical museum, located just a stone's throw from theOpéra Garnier: visits are free!

Do you know the essences that make up your favorite perfume? Do you know what role they have played throughouthistory? Would you like to have a good time amidst thousands of bewitching scents? If all these questions have whetted your curiosity, a visit to the Musée du Parfum Fragonard is a must.

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During your visit, you'll discover all the secrets of perfumery thanks to your guide, professionally trained in this delicate art. And don't forget: at the end of the tour, an olfactory game awaits you! Once you've learned all there is to know about perfumes, admire the museum's objets d'art: bottles from the Pharaohs to Fabergé, beauty product vases from ancient Egypt, jewel bottles... There are plenty of surprises in store.

Test your "nose" skills in the apprentice perfumer workshops. Under professional supervision, create your own 100 ml eau de Cologne in workshops reserved for a maximum of eight people.

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Between history and unusual experience, this unusual museum knows how to seduce us... As much as the perfumes it contains. Enjoy a unique experience at the Musée du Parfum Fragonard and learn more about this important detail of human culture. So, are you ready for an olfactory experience ?

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
Starts March 14th, 2022

× Approximate opening times: to confirm opening times, please contact the establishment.

    Location

    9 Rue Scribe
    75009 Paris 9

    Accessibility info

    Access
    Metro Opéra

    Prices
    Free

    Official website
    musee-parfum-paris.fragonard.com

    Booking
    musee-parfum-paris.fragonard.com

    More information
    Open Monday to Saturday, 9am to 6pm. From April, open Sundays from 9am to 5pm.

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