Musee Clemenceau, Paris

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The Musée Clemenceau is a house museum located in the 16th arrondissement at 8, rue Benjamin Franklin, Paris, France. It is open in the afternoons of Tuesday through Saturday, except in August; an admission fee is charged. The closest métro stations are Passy and Trocadéro.The museum preserves the apartment and garden of Georges Clemenceau (1841–1929), French statesman and writer, who lived there from 1895 until his death. The museum opened to the public in 1931, and preserves the apartment as it was on the day of his death. Its first floor exhibits many objects reflecting Clemenceau's life and work, including the famous coat and gaiters he wore during his visits to the front in World War I, as well as portraits, photos, books, newspapers, and manuscripts.
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  • Next, as a pilgrimage, the stages of the life of this great politician, lover of the arts (in Mouilleron Pareds and St. Vincent of Jard), and seen the grave of a great simplicity in Mouchamps in Vendée, needed to discover the Paris apartment transformed into a Museum of exceptional richness. All these documents are even better understand the struggles by 'The Tiger': against injustice, religion, crime with the famous brigades, the enemies of the France and their echo by the caricatures and articles in the press of the time. The furniture which he was surrounded, the voluminous library, pictures, statues and paintings (of his friend Monet) on two floors complete this exceptional place. It is a must visit.
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  • Accidentally visiting this museum-apartment after visiting the exhibition at the Trocadero in this House of French Prime Minister Clemenceau lived for 35 years. Doctor of medicine, journalist and politician Georges Clemenceau-stayed in power for more than half a century. First as Mayor of Monmartrskogo district, and then as a Deputy, and then was twice Prime Minister of France. And only a loud scandal connected with the construction of the Panama Canal, buried his hopes of becoming President of France. Incidentally, this scandal has forced the connoisseur of Asian culture and a passionate collector of Georges Clemenceau to part with his "Eastern" collection of the Museum of Georges Clemenceau is located on two floors of the mansion, to which adjoins a small garden with Conservatory. On the ground floor there is an apartment, in which you saved the situation what it was during the life of a famous politician. And on the second floor of the collected exhibits: documents, books, movies, personal things, which tell about the life and work of Georges Clemenceau in 1926 year. home owners put it up for sale. The House claimed the Jesuit order, planning to expand your College, but mansion on auction buys James Douglas, Canadian businessman and admirer Clemenceau for 950 thousand francs to his idol can survive his days in familiar surroundings. And after the death of politics in 1929 year ordered to open it as a museum. For its content created the private foundation, which made your part and three children of French politics. And in the year 1931 House Museum first opened its doors to visitors for the lovers of good Museum of French history
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  • This museum is the former apartment of one who has been called "the Tiger". It has been restored and looked less dated there a dozen years. It's a curiosity to think that one penetrates in the intimacy of a great man, even in his bedroom. In the end it doesn't have great interest. However, his office made to measure furniture worth. What is more interesting is located upstairs, which has nothing to do with the apartment, a kind of documentation centre very well organized and who can bring a lot to researchers interested in this great political figure.
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  • A Wonderful, dedicated museum. Time Capsule + wealth of information. Try to see a conference about Clemenceau (app 1 hour, very insightful)
  • The Museum is very good. The rooms are beautiful. The outside of the Museum is also very beautiful. It is located near the bois de Boulogne. It is located in a nice neighborhood. I invite you to discover this museum. The exhibitions are always interesting.
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  • Interesting Museum. Very good documentation (movies etc...) Pleasant home. It does sound as if we were visiting Georges Clemenceau.
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  • I don't want the centuries go see beautiful it is her apartment and on the 1st floor you exposure
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  • Very interesting, I learned many things.
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