For nearly 60 years, the Biennale Paris (formerly the Biennale des Antiquaires) has been a leading focal point for the art, antiques and collectibles market in France. Taking place this year from September 13th to 17th in the magnificent setting of the Grand Palais, the Biennale is a treasure trove of fabulous items presented by professionals of international repute. Book your stay at the Hotel de la Motte Piquet to enjoy this major fair.
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Illuminations and art installations are always a popular event in Paris. When organisers and artists pick the right venue and subject then they can create masterpieces that live on in the memory for many years. The Nuit aux Invalides 2019 is set to be one of the most interesting yet.
The trend of the escape room and adult game night is one that hasn’t bypassed Paris at all. In fact, the city has taken hold of this idea and created something remarkable for locals and tourists alike. The Palais Garnier has long had a bit of a spooky reputation.
A holiday in Paris is incomplete without taking a trip to the Palace of Versailles, easily accessible by public transport from the Hotel de la Motte Picquet. Every Saturday evening of summer until September 21st, 2019, you will have the opportunity to attend the Night Fountains Show and the Royal Serenade in the Hall of Mirrors.
For the first time, France is hosting the FIFA Women's World Cup. Of the many matches taking place throughout the country, eight are scheduled for the Parc des Princes all-seater football stadium in Paris, including the opening game, France vs. South Korea. Book your stay at the Hotel La Motte-Picquet today to make sure you don’t miss this exceptional sporting event.
Ask a child what happens in a museum at night and they will tell you that they are full of magic. Scenes come to live, models and figure are animated to live out new adventures. For the majority of the year, kids can only dream about the world beyond those locked doors. Museums Night 2019 is a rare opportunity for families to head to a museum after dark and see what it is really like. Some of the museums taking part are tailoring their night to families with treasure trails and other activities. So, this is the perfect excuse for kids to stay up late and learn something at the same time.