All the history of perfume and perfumery, from Antiquity to nowadays
Free access or free guided tours
Fragonard perfume museum free
  • WE love  : a whole small museum charming and exciting
  • Duration of the free visits  : 30mn
  • schedule Every 20 minutes (last visit at 5pm)
  • Free access : for everyone and all year round
  • languages in French and English
  • Place between the Opera and the Madeleine

Free or guided tours of the Fragonard Perfume Museum

Installed at two steps of theGarnier Opera HouseIn a former theater transformed into a velodrome, this private collection belonging to the Costa family presents hundreds of objects related to perfume. She traces the history of perfume and perfumery, from Antiquity to today.

Presented as a cabinet of curiositywe can discover :

  • pharmacy jars
  • botanical boards
  • geographical maps
  • a perfume organ
  • engravings
  • stills and holding tanks
  • measuring instruments
  • perfume burners from all over the world


The Fragonard Perfume Museum organizes workshops for young audiences. These workshops are a true sensory experience, unforgettable, fun and captivating. The children leave with a nice 100ml bottle containing their creation and a diploma.

The "Apprentice Perfumer" workshop:

  • theme of the workshops: create your own scent and personalize your cologne
  • for children and teenagers from 12 years old
  • duration : 1h30
  • price : 95?
  • Place : in the Perfumer's workshop of the Perfume Museum
  • By reservation only: +33 4 93 36 44 66 or by email at [email protected]

We love Fragonard stores.

The Fragonard boutiques always enchant us. It's a gold mine for gifts: candles (we love the brioche candle), little pouches, scented soaps, all the products in the VRAI range, scarves, embroidered slippers, mini umbrellas (on the theme of Paris) to slip into a handbag... Several addresses in Paris:

  • Fragonard Haussmann Shop
  • Fragonard Boutique Carrousel du Louvre (open on Sundays from 10am to 8pm)
  • Fragonard Boutique, rue des Francs-Bourgeois (open on Sundays from 12 to 7 pm)
  • Fragonard Boutique Bercy (open on Sundays from 11am to 8pm)
  • Fragonard Boutique Montmartre (open on Sundays from 10:30 am to 7:30 pm)
  • Fragonard Boutique Saint-Honoré

In the Opera district

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