Musee des Egouts, Paris

3.4
#38 of 185 in Museums in Paris
For history and adventure rolled into one, explore Musee des Egouts to follow the path from Lutèce to present times. This underground attraction is a fun way to discover Paris. Wander the raised walkways directly above the sewage lines. Look for the exhibit showing the history of Paris' water cycle, along with models and machines used in the past and present. Temperatures can get much cooler underground, so consider bringing a light jacket. You can find the entrance near the Pont de l'Alma. Before you head to Paris, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Paris tour itinerary planning website , to make sure you see all that Paris has to offer, including Musee des Egouts.
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  • Interesting and different Museum that tells the whole history of sanitation in Paris. An interesting ride, but maybe not so good for those who have trouble with very closed places.
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  • Playful Museum where you will be in the real sewers, with the scents and colours of the French capital. Do not even want to climb the Eiffel tower. Located near the Eifel tower
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  • How often do you get to walk around in a running sewer? This place is a cheap and interesting way to spend 30 min in the city. It's a self-guided tour through an actual sewer. I have to admit it was smellier than I was expecting, but I don't regret going at least once!
  • Closed for renovation until 2020. Would be nice if this was shown on google.
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