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Discover Paris differently: 3 original activities at the Hôtel de la Marine

Explore Paris from a new angle with original activities at the Hôtel de la Marine 

If you're looking for a unique way to discover the French capital, look no further! The Hôtel de la Marine, located right in the heart of Paris, offers a number of original activities to help you see the City of Light from a different angle.

Visit the sumptuous Hôtel de la Marine 

The Hôtel de la Marine is an architectural gem dating back to the 18th century. It stands on the Place de la Concorde in the heart of the French capital. This historic monument has been restored to offer visitors an immersive experience into French history. Luxurious salons, majestic staircases and period furniture take you through the history of the French nobility, while temporary exhibitions showcase contemporary artists.

Take part in fun guided tours and workshops

The Hôtel de la Marine regularly hosts guided tours and workshops for young and old alike. These activities combine historical discovery and creativity, giving you a better understanding of Paris's past while you enjoy a moment of relaxation. The themes of the workshops vary according to the season and events.

For food lovers, we strongly recommend a visit to the demonstration and tasting sessions organised in partnership with the famous Le Cordon Bleu culinary institute

A dinner workshop to discover Paris and its gastronomy

What better way to discover Paris and France than through its gastronomy?

Taking part in a dinner workshop gives you the opportunity to discover fine French gastronomy by preparing a starter, (all supervised by a Le Cordon Bleu Chef), and partake in a-unique and enjoyable experience of a gastronomic dinner at the Hôtel de la Marine.


Explore the wealth of French wines

Take part in a unique experience to discover in depth the French terroir and all its wine treasures. During this wine workshop, you can delve into the subtle world of French wine creation. You'll discover their origins, their unique characteristics, and learn how to pair them with your dishes, guided by an experienced French sommelier.

If you want to discover the French capital, there's nothing like discovering its years of wine history!

Alcohol abuse is dangerous for your health - consume in moderation. The sale of alcohol is forbidden to minors under the age of 18.

Explore the area surrounding Le Cordon Bleu - Hôtel de la Marine

The Hôtel de la Marine is near many tourist attractions that are well worth a visit.

Take advantage of your visit to this district to go beyond the monument's boundaries:

  • The Jardin des Tuileries: located just a few minutes' walk from the Hôtel de la Marine, this historic park offers a green break in the heart of the capital. Stroll between the statues and ponds or take a seat on a deckchair to enjoy the calm and beauty of the gardens.
  • Musée de l'Orangerie: this museum houses Claude Monet's famous Water Lilies as well as works by other Impressionist and Post-Impressionist artists. A must-see for art lovers!
  • The banks of the Seine: the quays of the Seine offer lovely walks and pretty views of Paris and its iconic monuments. Don't hesitate to cross the bridges to explore both banks of the capital.
  • The Ferris Wheel: located on Place de la Concorde, take a ride on the Ferris Wheel to round off your itinerary and enjoy a breathtaking view of Paris from the cabins.