Museum

Maison de Balzac

47 rue Raynouard - 75016 Paris

Trocadéro - Passy - 16e Arrondissement

  1. Number of meeting rooms 2
  2. Private-hire days Monday evening, Tuesday evening, Wednesday evening, Thursday evening, Friday evening

Description

The Maison de Balzac, a former home of the famous writer, shows personal memorabilia of Balzac along with a large number of original editions, manuscripts and illustrations. Located in a garden in the heart of the former village of Passy, this literary museum is available for private hire during weekday evenings.

Collections

  • Arts décoratifs
  • Littérature
  • Manuscrits
  • Mobilier
  • Peinture
  • Photographie

Epoque des collections

  • Rococo (XVIIIe)
  • Néoclassicisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
  • Romantisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
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Room Layouts

Room capacity
Room capacity
Surface area
Surface area
Theater
Theater
Meeting room
Meeting room
In U shape
In U shape
In classroom
In classroom
Cocktail
Cocktail
Banquet
Banquet
Cabaret / Show
Cabaret / Show
Bibliothèque 77m2
Surface area
77m2
Theater
0
Meeting room
0
In U shape
0
In classroom
0
Cocktail
55
Banquet
0
Cabaret / Show
0
Jardin * 727m2
Surface area
727m2
Theater
0
Meeting room
0
In U shape
0
In classroom
0
Cocktail
80
Banquet
0
Cabaret / Show
0

*With daylight

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop
  • Bookshop
  • Restaurant

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English

Educational activities

1hr30 story workshop for over 6s inspired by the life and work of Balzac, 1hr30 themed activities for 6-11s, 1hr30 family and school group tours with commentary, 1hr30 themed walks in Paris, 1hr30 workshops-lectures for children and school groups in the 3rd arrondissement. Booking required: call +33 (0) 1 55 74 41 80 or email dac-reservationbalzac@paris.fr

Restaurant

Rose Bakery tea room open at the same time as the Maison de Balzac.

Business area

Number of meeting rooms:2

Voir la carte

Maison de Balzac

47 rue Raynouard
75016 Paris
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 55 74 41 80
http://www.maisondebalzac.paris.fr/en

  • Subway - Passy
  • RER - Boulainvilliers
  • Bus - 22, 32, 52, 70, 72

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

  • Hearing Hearing
  • Visual Visual

Access facilities

  • Free admission for disabled visitors on presentation of proof
  • Free admission for the accompanying person

Accessibility information

Free for all (except during temporary exhibitions)
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Hearing impaired:
- Booking/ contact by SMS and/or email
- Audioguides equipped with induction loops
- Self-guided tours possible
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Visually impaired :
- External light management system in common areas
- Tactile visit
- On the website: consultation of the entire 'Comédie Humaine' and, with a browser, the possibility of enlarging the font size.
- With specific equipment, access to the text through a summarized reading or Braille transcription.
- Souffleurs d'Images" (Image whisperers) proposed by the association Regard'en France Cie, Centre Recherche Théâtre Handicap (rbookings: www.crth.org)
- Tactile visits are available for groups on request.

More details on accessibility

Museum in the same district: Trocadéro - Passy

Museum in the same arrondissement: 16th arrondissement

Museum in Paris and in the Paris Region: Museum