European Heritage Days 2019 at the Musée de la Gendarmerie Nationale

On September 21 and 22, 2019 the Musée de la Gendarmerie Nationale [National Police Force Museum] waits for you no matter what for European Heritage Days 2019!

The Musée de la Gendarmerie Nationale opens its doors for the 36thedition of the European Heritage Days.

Head to Melun on September 21 and 22, 2019 to discover the museum’s temporary exhibition “Des animaux et des gendarmes, que croyez-vous savoir” [Animals and police officers, what do you think you know?], as well as to take part in many entertainments such as conferences, photo workshop, movie screenings… A very nice program!

Detailed program:

Saturday September 21

11 a.m. – 5 p.m.: entertainments provided by the cavalry regiment of the Republican Guard:

  • Horse and cavalryman preparation for a suite of honor
  • Horse shoeing
  • Smithery demonstration
  • Continuous talk with the cavalrymen of the regiment

3 p.m.: Conference with lieutenant colonel Gabriel Cortes, Executive officer with the Republican Guard.

2 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.: Photo workshop

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.: Movies related to the national police force and the Republican guard screened non-stop.

Sunday September 22

11 a.m. – 5 p.m.: entertainments provided by the cavalry regiment of the Republican Guard:

  • Horse and cavalryman preparation for a suite of honor
  • Horse shoeing
  • Smithery demonstration
  • Continuous talk with the cavalrymen of the regiment

2 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.: Photo workshop

10 a.m. – 6 p.m.: Movies related to the national police force and the Republican guard screened non-stop.

All along these two days, guided tours of the permanent collections and the temporary exhibition are available for the public.

Enjoy the tour!

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:

Manon C.
Last updated on 21 September 2019

Practical information

Opening Time
From 21 September 2019 to 22 September 2019

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    Location

    1-3 Rue Emile Leclerc
    77000 Melun

    Prices
    Free

    Official website
    www.gendarmerie.interieur.gouv.fr

    Booking
    musee@gendarmerie.interieur.gouv.fr

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