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Christmas windows displays at the big department stores

In keeping with tradition, the facades of Parisian department stores (Printemps Haussmann, Galeries Lafayette, BHV) are adorned with the most stunning festive decorations. As well as street lights and decorations around the city, department store windows are filled with Christmas trees, darting fireflies and gift-wrapped parcels.

Shop windows also put on a show with amazing theatre sets featuring animated figures and magical decor in an interactive world … great fun to watch! Enchanting universes, devised and created by gifted artists and designers, are still a source of wonder for both children and grown-ups.

Don't forget to go see them while in Paris, it is a magical moment to get in the Christmas spirit!

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Dame de Coeur: light and sound show at Notre-Dame de Paris

From November 8 to 11, 2017, an incredible event is held in front of Notre-Dame de Paris! In order to celebrate the centenary of WWI, Parisians and tourists can attend a breathtaking light and sound show called “Dame de Coeur” for free. There is no more availability but you can admire the show from the street across the cathedral.

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Nuit Blanche 2017

As the days shorten and autumn turns to winter, the Nuit Blanche event in Paris offers an opportunity to see the city in a new light. For once special night, the city's streets are teeming with people of all ages, lit by moonlight and by strange lights, works of art become the focal point.

On the first Saturday in October, artists take over various areas of the city, with installations, exhibitions, street art, light and sound shows, concerts, performances, trails, staged scenes and creations exploring all facets of contemporary art.

Public transport stays open throughout the night so that spectators can create their own routes among the dozens of avant-garde projects put in place by international and home-grown artists. The Nuit Blanche was first organised in 2002, and, much like the Fête de la Musique, is a concept which has been taken up by other cities in France and in other countries, its popularity spreading all around the world, proof of its popularity and its relevance today.As the days shorten and autumn turns to winter, the Nuit Blanche event in Paris offers an opportunity to see the city in a new light. For once special night, the city's streets are teeming with people of all ages, lit by moonlight and by strange lights, works of art become the focal point.

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Exhibition: CHRISTIAN DIOR

Enjoy the proximity of Hotel La Villa Saint Germain and Musée des Arts Décoratifs to discover the fabulous Christian DIOR exhibition from July 5th to January 7th 2018.

The Musée des Arts Décoratifs is celebrating the 70th anniversary of the creation of the House of Dior. This lavish and comprehensive exhibition invites visitors on a voyage of discovery through the universe of the House of Dior’s founder and the illustrious couturiers who succeeded him: Yves Saint Laurent, Marc Bohan, Gianfranco Ferré, John Galliano, Raf Simons and, most recently, Maria Grazia Chiuri.

Musée des Arts décoratifs

107, rue de Rivoli

75001 Paris

France

Phone: +33 (0)1 44 55 57 50

Tuesdays to Sundays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

• It is open until 9 p.m. on Thursdays (Temporary Exhibitions only).

• Closed on Mondays.

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New bathroom amenities made for La Villa by Fragonard

On your next stay, you will find a complete set of new bathroom amenities made for La Villa by Fragonard

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Honeymoon

  • Are you looking for your honeymoon destination?
  • The hotel la Villa Saint Germain is welcoming you to the city of love!
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Hotel Villa Saint Germain - Breakfast

Breakfast-to-go available now !

  • If you are in rush, trying to catch the first flight in the morning, think about our breakfast-to-go to start the day. The hotel La Villa Saint Germain offers a delicate alternative composed of a coffee, an orange juice, one croissant and one pain au chocolat. For more information, ask the reception, we will be more than pleased to help you.
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Come discover the new exhibition at the Louvre Museum !

The do not miss exhibition from the 22nd of February until the 22nd of May 2017 !

  • An awaited exhibition is coming to the Louvre cooperatively with the Irirsh National Gallery and the National Gallery of Art of Washington. This exhibition allow visitors to understand how Vermeer and the painters from this time were fighting one against each other to picture the best scenes with elegance. Don’t miss this unique exhibition which links the relations between the painters from the 1650-1675 era and allow to show Vermeer work like it has never been done. Twelve canvas of Vemeer have been gathered for the first time in Paris from 1966 and it enables to explore the network that he maintained with the painters from this time.
  • Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting available at the Louvre Museum from the 22nd of February until the 22nd of May 2017.
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European Heritage days 17-18th of September 2016

  • The time of one week-end, enjoy in Paris, the European heritage days that will allow you to discover the Parisian site for free. The culture and communication minister launched 30 year ago this week-end that allow the public to enjoy the cultural wealth of Paris.
  • Within Saint Germain des prés district, we offer you the discovery of several monuments and essentials during these days:
  • • The Mazarine library is the oldest public library of France and takes its roots from the Mazarin cardinal’s collections in the XVII century. Then it has been developed by Gabriel Naudé which made of it the most provided library in Europe. It is now a real setting for the passionated of study or research which can enjoy the beauty of the site.
  • Official website: http://www.bibliotheque-mazarine.fr/fr/ Address: 23, quai de conti 75006 Paris
  • • The church of the Helpers of the Holy souls was built from 1873 until 1876 and then renovated in 2002. You could discover this church from a neo-byzantin style with its dome covered with tiles of different colors. The visits can be made on Sunday 18th of September and you could assist to a concert from 4pm to 5:30pm within the church. The opening of this church is really exceptional for this particular event.
  • Address: 14 Rue Saint-Jean-Baptiste de la Salle, 75006 Paris
  • • The Odeon theater was inaugurated in 1782 by Marie-Antoinette and became “the French theater “. He has then be renouned “Theater of the Nation” to take finally the name of the Odeon Theater which came form the name “odeum” which means room of music, of singing. During the week-end, the theater will open up its doors to the public, don’t miss this !
  • Official site : http://www.theatre-odeon.eu/fr Address: Place de l'Odéon, 75006 Paris
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NEW TEAS TO BE DISCOVERED AT LA VILLA!

The choice of teas widens at the Bar of La Villa.

Discover our range of teas, classic and moose, hot or cold beverage and even revisit in a cocktail by our barman!

A few examples to tease you:

  • • Black tea with bergamot for a classic Earl Grey (Darjeeling base )
  • • White tea from China with gentle Peppermint flavor
  • • Green tea from Japan delicately flavored with Japanese plum
  • • Oolong tea from Taiwan with a soft white peach fragrance
  • • Rooisbos and honeybush associated with ginger and lemon myrtle ...
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Come enjoy one of your choice between 10.00 a.m. and midnight, our bar is also open to non-residents 7 days a week.

See you soon in La Villa Saint Germain