Posted on Monday, 27 October 2014 in Fairs and Trade Shows
Carrousel du Louvre - the setting for several prestigious events
Carrousel du Louvre is one of the most exciting places in Paris and can be easily reached within 30 minutes by Metro from Hotel Sophie Germain. Some of the not to be missed events for the coming season include Fotofever, Belles Montres and Le Grand Tasting.
Fotofever Art Fair
Explore diverse images from a host of gifted photographers and dozens of participating galleries at Fotofever from 14th to 16th November 2014. Fotofever is a unique event that was specifically designed to make photography and the world of collecting accessible to everyone. Whether you’re a beginner, an avid collector or simply an interested bystander, the 3rd edition of this amazing photography fair is certain to inspire you.
Belles Montres, luxury watches
We adore beautiful luxury watches here at Hotel Sophie Germain, so we are delighted to share news of one of the most exclusive exhibitions this autumn. Belles Montres is a heady introduction to the world of watches and timekeeping, and many of the world’s leading names will be in attendance at Carrousel du Louvre from 21st to 23rd November. Now in its 8th edition, Belles Montres is a wonderful chance for you to see iconic timepieces and new products from some of your favourites such as Piaget, Rolex, Patek Philippe and Cartier to discover exciting new brands. While we’re on the subject of Cartier, don’t forget to visit the Cartier Foundation for two terrific new exhibits that commemorate its 30th anniversary.
Fine wines at Le Grand Tasting
Le Grand Tasting on 28th and 29th November is one of those events that make life in Paris so special. Go along to Carrousel du Louvre to discover fine wines with the help of master tasters and experts. Tasting sessions cover some of the finest wines available today, and include Veuve Cliquot, Krug, Mailly, Bollinger and Taittinger.
Paris is a thrilling place to visit at any time of year, so don’t forget to check out the new website and blog for Hotel Sophie Germain. We'll keep you up to date with news and provide details of some of our favourite upcoming events such as high quality events at Carrousel du Louvre, and the sensational new exhibitions at the Cartier Foundation to commemorate 30 outstanding years of contemporary art.
Welcome to Paris, welcome to our new official blog
Hotel Sophie Germain is an elegant and modern hotel where you’ll find a warm welcome and an exceptional level of service. Stay ahead of news and special offers with our new official website and blog - updates and suggestions each month mean that you’ll be among the first to know about some of the exceptional happenings in our wonderful city, such as the 30th anniversary exhibitions at the iconic Cartier Foundation. From the 25th October 2014 till 22nd February 2015, two exclusive exhibitions 'Muses on a Glass Box' and 'Les Inhabitants' are certain to inspire you and make you think, and the Foundation is just a 15 minute stroll from Hotel Sophie Germain.
> Fotofever Art Fair : November 14-16
> Belles Montres : November 21-23
> Grand Tasting : November 28-29
Carrousel du Louvre, 99 Rue de Rivoli, Paris 1er
Metro : Louvre-Rivoli or Tuileries, line 1 – Pyramides, lines 7, 14
Carrousel du Louvre © Office de Tourisme de Paris, Photographe Amélie Dupont - Architecte : Ieoh Ming Peï
Sophie Germain Hotel, a charming 3* hotel on the left bank of Paris