Musée du Parfum is 4 metro stops away from the hotel on Line 7
This private museum dedicated to the art of perfumery , opened in 1983 in this Napoleon III style hotel particulier. The construction of the building dates back to 1860. The painted ceilings, parquet wood flooring, romantic period stuccos, fireplaces and chandeliers are original to the time when the building was erected and a large part of the interior details have been officially classed as historically protected treasures. During guided tours, you can discover a collection of tools and other artifacts used in perfume production from ancient times until the end of the twentieth century. At the museum you can also experience the perfume production as it was in the nineteenth century in the original Fragonard factory in the village of Grasse of southern France.
9 rue de Scribe 75009 Paris. Tel. 01 47 42 04 56