European Heritage Days are the best occasion to know moer about what makes the fame of the French capital. And it's common knowledge that Paris knows how to stand out! To discover what makes the city of Lights the capital of fashion, we offer you to go and discover Maison Lancel opening on September 21 and 22, 2019.
We generally see the finished product, these bags with a soft leather and perfectly finished taking center stage like princes on the shelves of the Parisian department stores… it requires lots of work to achieve such a feat!
For European Heritage Days, Maison Lancel invites you on a guided tour within the 17th arrondissement-based hotel particulier. On the menu? A 40-minute tour returning on the story of the Maison, from its creation in 1876 to nowadays, including the presentation of exceptional archive items.
This visit at the heart of the Maison Lancel will also be the opportunity to discover – with the explanations of a Compagnon du Devoir [Companion of Duty] – the whole process to create a handbag, from the drawing to the manufacture including the prototyping.
To take part in this free tour, you only have to send an email mentioning the names and surnames of the participants (maximum 4), the day and the time slot you’re interested, tours are planned every hour from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (excluding 2 p.m.) on September 21 and 22, 2019
European Heritage Days 2019 Program in Paris and the Ile-de-France Region:
And to get your bearings more easily, we've made you some themed guides:
Dates and Opening Time
From 21 September 2019 to 22 September 2019
50 Rue Ampère
75017 Paris 17