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- 06 -242015

Bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo and games on Facebook

On the occasion of the Bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo, which took place on June 18, 1815 and brought the First French Empire to its downfall, an exceptional artefact is on loan from the […]

- 03 -052015

The musée de l’Armée celebrates culture with Museum Week

From 23 to 29 March 2015, discover the musée de l’Armée on Twitter. A “One day, one theme event” around which you will find out about what goes on behind the scenes of our museum, […]

- 03 -042015

The modello of “The Apotheosis of Saint Louis” on display in the Versailles Museum

The sketch “The Apotheosis of Saint Louis” for the decor of the interior of the dome painted by Charles de la Fosse was transferred from the Historical Office of the Hotel des Invalides to be […]

- 01 -242015

Opening of the Curiosity Cabinets of the musée de l’Armée

Discover the Curiosity Cabinets, the new permanent exhibitions rooms dedicated to historical figures, artillery models and instruments from military bands. The Curiosity Cabinets will feature exceptional objects that are seldom presented to the public. A premiere […]

- 09 -222014

Les Invalides during the Great War, nineteenth episode : a trophy for a loan !

December 1917: on the cobblestones of the main courtyard of the Invalides, civilians and military climb into the front gondola of the German Zeppelin LZ.49, to subscribe to the third National Defence loan, launched in […]

- 08 -252014

Les Invalides during the Great War, eleventh episode : allies decorate French

On 14 November 1916, in the main courtyard, the Prince of Connaught, member of the British Royal Family, decorated French General Balfourier. He has just placed the chain of the Order of Saint Michael and […]

- 08 -082014

Les Invalides during the Great War, sixth episode : The Garibaldis in the service of France

On 28 January 1915, Giuseppe, Ricciotti and Santo Garibaldi visited the Musée de l’Armée and were received by General Niox, director of the Musée de l’Armée. They were three of the many grandsons of the […]

- 07 -282014

Les Invalides during the Great War, third episode : Great hall for small trophies

Uniforms and unexploded shells of various calibres – with their wicker carrying baskets, visible in this photograph – displayed in the great hall of the Musée de l’Armée – have a common origin: Germany. They […]

- 07 -112014

Les Invalides during the Great War : pilot episode

Placed on 24 pillars of the main courtyard (cour d’honneur), this exhibition of photographs, little known to the general public and taken from the collections of the Musée de l’Armée, shows the main uses to […]

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