Are you looking for an original idea for an outing in Paris ? Why not awaken your sense of smell by visiting the perfume museum ?
The soul of Paris
Located in the Opéra Garnier district in Paris, the Fragonard Perfume Museum welcomes amateurs and enthusiasts for a free guided tour to discover the secrets of perfume making and its extraordinary history from Antiquity to the present day. Founded in 1926, Parfumerie Fragonard is a family house with unique traditional French know-how. A luxury product par excellence, perfume exalts the French art of living. Atypical, the Fragonard Perfume Museum takes you on a discovery of the history of perfume through the ages. In the large room, known as the Salle des Alambics, look up so as not to miss the original Eiffel beams. A visit like no other to feel the soul of Paris !
A unique olfactory journey to Paris
This place of exchange and history, which Maison Fragonard wanted to keep in mind, has been turned into a theatre, a bicycle ride and finally an English furniture store. The museum presents the secrets of perfume making, from the raw material to the profession of perfumer. You will find a magnificent range of precious bottles from antiquity to the present day. The visitor will be immersed in the atmosphere of a perfume factory dating from the end of the 19th century, by discovering a scenography combining old objects, archives and videos. A unique olfactory journey to Paris !
3-5 square of the Opera – Louis Jouvet –