Freemasons: Myths and Revelations about a Secret Society Freemasons: Myths and Revelations about a Secret Society

Freemasons: Myths and Revelations about a Secret Society

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On the Trail of Freemasonry in Paris

Guided Tour

  • Guided stroll around Saint-Germain-des-Prés and the National Assembly
  • Duration: 1 hour and 45 minutes

What to expect

If the complex and secretive world of Freemasonry has always piqued your curiosity, a historical and promising journey may answer your numerous questions. Through this visit, you will decipher the famous symbols: compass, square, beehive, level... as well as the organization, the prominent figures of Freemasonry, and the Masonic initiation rites.

Unveiling the Secrets of Freemasonry During a Stroll

Freemasonry originated for the first time in Great Britain in the early 18th century. Spread across Europe since its inception, this initiatory and mysterious fraternity has been the subject of various fantasies, often suspected of indirectly influencing the world. A tour guide will take you from Saint-Germain-des-Prés to the Palais Bourbon, shedding light on the significance of Freemasonry in contemporary society, both in the artistic and political realms. You will finally grasp the secret doctrine of this fraternity, with its indecipherable biblical references, intricate organization, and cooptation system. In addition to understanding its true philosophy, the interpretation of symbols will also be emphasized. You will rediscover the visible or hidden emblems of Freemasonry on the sculptures and important facades of the French capital. After this enlightening tour, the questions you've long had about Freemasonry will each find their answer. It will be a fascinating exploration for history enthusiasts or those simply curious about this secretive fraternity.

Practical Information about the Guided Tour

The tour involves significant walking, so wearing comfortable shoes is highly recommended.
In case of inclement weather making the tour impossible, it may be postponed.

Meeting Point:
In front of the entrance to the Saint-Germain-des-Prés Church
3, Place Saint-Germain des Prés, 75006 Paris


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Customer Reviews

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May 2nd 2023


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