Musée Grévin

It’s become a tired cliché, but since I was a teenager I’ve been intrigued by the figure of the vampire. The trope has been overdone in film and television to the point where it seems impossible to make an original vampire tale (though Jim Jarmusch’s 2013 film Only Lovers Left Alive is a brilliant exception). … More Musée Grévin

Musée du Parfum

*Update: in early 2017, Fragonard opened a large new perfume centre, le Grand Musée du Parfum, situated at 73 rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré in the 8th arrondissement. However, the original museum on the rue Scribe and its sister institution on the rue des Capucines remain open, as well.* Note: this post is mostly about the … More Musée du Parfum