The Night of Museums returns to Paris for its 14th edition. This year, Saturday, May 19th is the date when many of the capital’s museums stay open late. So, don’t miss this opportunity to see these superb cultural institutions in a new light. This year, discover the magnificent Musée des Arts et Métiers (Museum of Arts and Crafts) and enjoy an exceptional evening.


Musée des Arts et Métiers; industrial design in the spotlight

From mechanics to communication, and from scientific instruments to transportation, a wave of dazzling technical progress has risen throughout the history of the past two centuries. The Musée des Arts et Métiers, in the heart of Paris, traces the evolution of technology and industrial design through an impressive collection of objects. A fascinating delight for all ages!


A unique evening at the Musée des Arts et Métiers

On the occasion of the Night of Museums, the Musée des Arts et Métiers has come up with an exceptional program, with presentations on flying machines, an exhibition on applications of space technology and fun activities for little explorers.


The Paris France Hotel, in the centre of Paris

A few steps from the Musée des Arts et Métiers, in the Marais district, is the Paris France Hotel. An essential address for travellers who love brightly welcoming rooms and typical Parisian decor, our budget hotel welcomes you for a perfect getaway. Nestled in a beautiful stone building of the early 20th century, the Paris France Hotel guarantees you a quiet and charming break. The rooms are ideally equipped for your comfort, with WiFi, air conditioning, a flat screen TV and a safe. Book without delay to reserve your room on the occasion of the Night of Museums!