In keeping with the Ministry of Tradition, the Hôtel nationwide des Invalides and the IMA are the Establishments that attracted the most individuals for the seventeenth European Evening of Museums. On Might 14, the Military Museum as soon as once more invitations you to an distinctive free Nocturne. For a night, you possibly can stroll round this majestic web site and rediscover the navy historical past of France.
Present, guided tour and non permanent exhibitions: the whole lot is FREE!
“The legend of France”: an unprecedented present
Impressed by shadow theatre, the unique present “La Légende de France” can be given freed from cost on the Musée de l’Armée. Created in 1915 by designers Raoul Tonnelier and Gustave Alaux, the present consists of layers, projected utilizing a magic lantern. It is going to be accompanied by texts, songs & poems. Vercingetorix, the First World Warfare, Joan of Arc, the musketeers, Napoleon Bonaparte… Deal with your self a dive into the historical past of France.
Guided excursions of the Museum’s collections
Might 14, free guided excursions can even be organised. On the spot, a mediator from the Museum will information you in one of many wings of the constructing to alternate round a collectible merchandise.
- Free guided excursions each 20 minutes from 7:30 p.m. – Departure from the primary courtyard
” It is a story ! The collections of the Military Museum” and “Images at warfare”
The very night of the European Evening of Museums will open the exhibition ” It is a story ! The collections of the Military Museum ». On this system: 100 years of acquisitions and structure of the collections of the Musée de l’Armée. Artistic endeavors, prehistoric instruments, up to date items… 90 distinctive objects can be exhibited. Different non permanent exhibition accessible freed from cost stated night: “Images at warfare”! From the center of the nineteenth century to the current day, uncover an unprecedented illustration of the battle by way of pictures.
- ” It is a story ! » free and open entry – Orient wing, floor flooring, Salle Vauban
- “Images at warfare” open and free entry – East Wing, third flooring