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Jeu de Paume

  • 1 pl. de la Concorde Map It

Updated 02/19/2014

Fodor's Review

This Napoleon III-era building at the north entrance of the Jardin des Tuileries began life in 1861 as a place to play jeu de paume (or "palm game"), a forerunner of tennis. It later served as a transfer point for art looted by the Germans during World War II. Today, it's been given another lease on life as an ultramodern, white-walled showcase for excellent temporary exhibits of photography featuring up-and-comers as well as icons such as Diane Arbus, Richard Avedon,

Cindy Sherman, and Robert Frank.

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Sight Information

Address:

1 pl. de la Concorde, Paris, 75008, France

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Phone:

/01–47–03–12–50

Sight Details:

  • €8.50
  • Tues. 11–9, Wed.–Sun. 11–7; closed Mon.

Updated 02/19/2014

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