Les Invalides: Découvrez le Musée de l'Armée

About this activity

Audio tour and entrance ticket
Audio tour in French
Route length: 1 km
Duration 1h - 2h
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Hosted by Ellen
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  • Admirez l'architecture baroque du Dôme et de la Cathédrale
  • Découvrez l'histoire de la guerre tout en explorant les armes utilisées dans différentes guerres
  • Visitez le dôme de l'église et admirez le tombeau de Napoléon Bonaparte
  • Découvrez l'une des plus grandes collections au monde d'armes et d'armures médiévales
Explorez les Invalides et le musée de l'Armée, et découvrez l'un des monuments les plus prestigieux du cœur de Paris. En parcourant les salles du musée, cet audioguide vous racontera l'histoire fascinante de ce lieu et les expositions les plus intéressantes. Vous verrez la collection d'armures et d'armes médiévales, l'une des plus importantes au monde. Les expositions du musée couvrent les guerres menées par Louis XIV jusqu'à la guerre froide, avec tous les conflits majeurs entre les deux. Des artefacts, des armes et des uniformes aident à donner vie à chaque instant. Vous visiterez la belle cathédrale - l'église d'un soldat - où des concerts en soirée ont lieu aujourd'hui. Votre visite vous mènera également au Dôme de l'Église qui abrite depuis 1861 le tombeau monumental de Napoléon Bonaparte. La visite se termine à l'extérieur de l'église pour une séance photo unique, tout en découvrant les détails architecturaux de la cathédrale.

What's included

  • Entrée au musée et au dôme
  • Suggestions de choses à faire dans le quartier après votre visite
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Le guide des expositions temporaires n'est pas inclus
  • Écouteurs – apportez les vôtres
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide
    • The tour is available only on the WeGoTrip app. This is a different app from the source or app you booked the tour if it's not WeGoTrip site or app
    • To ensure the quality of the download, please remember to do so before your visit
    • Please note that there is no staff at the meeting point or staff on site for this tour. You can start the tour at any time from the meeting point
    • An Android version 7.1+ or an iOS smartphone version 12+ is required for the audio guide. You will need around 100 MB of free space for the download
    • The security check is mandatory for all visitors
    • Big bags & suitcases aren't allowed inside and there are no lockers available
    • Free: under-18s, job seekers,& RSA recipients
    • For EU citizens under 26: free for permament collection only. A reduced rate is applicable for exhibitions and is available onsite
    • Last admission is 30 minutes before closing time
    • Please note that different parts of the venue may be partially or completely closed depending on the day. For further details, please check the official website
    • Getting There:
    • The museum is within walking distance of the Varenne, École Militaire, and La Tour-Maubourg metro stations.
    • South entrance : Place Vauban, from 2pm to 6pm
    • North entrance : 129 rue de Grenelle, from 10am to 6pm
    • Skip the line and show your smartphone ticket at the ticket holders line
    • Visitors benefiting from free access to the Museum must collect a ticket at the cash desks, including when accompanying visitors already in possession of tickets

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
L'Hôtel des Invalides
Rue de Grenelle, 129
Cathédrale et Dôme des Invalides
Place Vauban
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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Meet the host, Ellen
On WeGoTrip since 2019
I am a friendly Franco-American tour guide with a passion for the history, art & architecture of Paris. As Victor Hugo wrote, "a breath of Paris preserves the soul". I share my passion with visitors from around the world through my guided...

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