Medieval Treasures of the Victoria and Albert Museum: When the English Spoke French Medieval Treasures of the Victoria and Albert Museum: When the English Spoke French

Medieval Treasures of the Victoria and Albert Museum: When the English Spoke French Al Thani Collection, Hôtel de la Marine from June 30th to October 22nd, 2023

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Exhibition of Medieval Treasures at Hôtel de la Marine: Get Your Tickets

Temporary exhibition in the spaces of the Al Thani Collection

Temporary exhibition in the spaces of the Al Thani Collection
  • Access to the temporary exhibition "Medieval Treasures from the Victoria and Albert Museum."
  • Discovery of over 70 exceptional masterpieces of medieval art.
  • Exploration of the renowned collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum.
  • Immersion into the history of the relationship between England and continental Europe.
  • Immerse yourself in the historical atmosphere of Hôtel de la Marine, located on Place de la Concorde.
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What to expect

Immerse yourself in the fascinating medieval world by visiting the temporary exhibition "Medieval Treasures of the Victoria and Albert Museum: When the English Spoke French," which will take place at Hôtel de la Marine, Paris, from June 30th to October 22nd, 2023. Presenting over 70 exceptional masterpieces of medieval art, this exhibition offers a rare opportunity to discover invaluable historical treasures from the renowned collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, one of the most important collections in the world.

The exhibition offers a captivating journey through history, highlighting the complex and interdependent relations between England and continental Europe throughout the Middle Ages. You will have the opportunity to admire sculptures, enameled glass, ivories, stained glass windows, textiles, ceramics, illuminated manuscripts, goldsmith works, and jewelry, all showcasing the richness and artistic diversity of that era.

The exhibited works, created in England, France, Italy, and beyond, reflect the flourishing of a true international artistic culture. Among the most remarkable pieces from the Victoria and Albert Museum, you will have the chance to admire the famous Gloucester Candlestick, the precious Shrine of Saint Thomas Becket, the sumptuous Clare Chasuble, and the legendary goblet known as "The Luck of Edenhall."

In addition to the exhibition itself, the location of Hôtel de la Marine adds an extra dimension to this cultural experience. Situated in the heart of Paris, on Place de la Concorde, this historic building offers a majestic and prestigious setting. You will be immersed in the rich atmosphere of Parisian history while exploring the presented medieval wonders.

The neighborhood surrounding Hôtel de la Marine is also full of cultural treasures. Just a few steps away, you can visit prestigious museums such as the Louvre and l'Orangerie, where you will discover invaluable art collections. Iconic landmarks of Paris, such as the Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower, are also nearby, offering you the opportunity to further explore the beauty of the French capital.

Don't miss this unique opportunity to dive into the medieval universe and discover the artistic treasures that have shaped the history of Europe. The exhibition "Medieval Treasures of the Victoria and Albert Museum: When the English Spoke French" at Hôtel de la Marine is an unforgettable cultural experience not to be missed.

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Evelyne P.
4/5
September 29th 2023

Sehr gut dargestellt und inszeniert.
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2 Place de la Concorde
75008 Paris
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Concorde, 6-8 Avenue Gabriel - 75008 Paris
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1812Concorde
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8494Concorde

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