This wide screen multimedia show will take you through 2000 years of the history of Paris. Paris-Story is the “Edu-tainment“ way to discover Paris, giving you an emotional and intimate insight into the soul of Paris.
What to Expect
Enjoy a unique, virtual tour in English as you embark on a spectacular multimedia show to learn just how Paris became Paris. Victor Hugo (appearing in holographic video images) will guide you through the annals of the history of Paris. Witness the events that shaped the city, from the invasions, to the Renaissance to the Storming of the Bastille and to the liberation of Paris following the second World War. Journey through the past 2000 years of victories and defeats, monarchies, Empires and Republics, revolutions and restorations.
Paris Story is the “Edu-tainment“ way to discover Paris, giving you an emotional and intimate insight into the soul of Paris. Discover the joys and tragedies which have moulded Paris into the city it is today.
Enjoy and experience a number of different showcases, including Paris-Miniature; the first ever interactive model of the city of Paris, the Paris Experience 3D video screening of the Lumière Brothers (filmed in 1898!), and various quizzes to test your knowledge.
- Entrance ticket to the show (translation headphones included)
- WiFi throughout the attraction
Paris Story can be found at 11 bis rue Scribe, 75009 Paris.
What to Remember
The museum is open every day of the year and offers English-speaking staff for those who are not familiar with French.
There is a souvenirs boutique in the museum selling guide books, postcards, posters, and magnets etc. DVDs of the film and interactive simulation of the 3D model of Paris are also available for sale.
Shows run hourly from 10:00 to 18:00.