Laboratoire de Lavoisier.

Musée des Arts et Métiers

Established in 1794 during the French revolution to preserve scientific instruments and inventions - including the laboratory of "father of modern chemistry" Antoine Lavoisier who met his fate at the guillotine. The collection today represents three centuries of French craft and invention, including Foucault’s pendulum, the original model of the Statue Liberty, mechanical looms and a delightful gallery of automata including one that belonged to Marie Antoinette.

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60 Rue Réaumur, 75003 Paris, France - Map

4 April 2020

The Best Little Museum You Never Visited in Paris

Celestine Bohlen, Smithsonian Magazine, 27 July 2015

Stacks of old magazines

La Galcante

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