Discover magic as a family!

If you have always been fascinated by David Copperfield’s act, you will love the Musée de la Magie (Magic Museum) in Paris. Illusion, automatons, as well as objects such as magic wands. Everything you always wanted to know is there. Also on exhibit at the museum are posters and representations of the most famous magicians ever known.

Photo : MIKELKL – Copyright: Musée de la Magie

Learn magic while having fun
Every Saturday, the museum organizes classes at its school of magic. Private lessons are also available. During your visit, you will also be able to see table magic (with cards), lounge magic or stage magic performances, all very enjoyable as a family. A unique opportunity to discover magic while having fun!

Open Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday from 2 pm to 7 pm.
Adult Price: 9 € / Child rate (3 to 12 years): 7 €.

Photo : MIKELKL – Copyright: Musée de la Magie

Musée de la Magie
11, rue Saint-Paul
75004 Paris
Tel.: +33 (0)1 42 72 13 26
Metro station: Saint-Paul (line 1), or Sully-Morland (line 7).


Exhibit: the «Art Ludique» (recreational art) museum celebrates the art of Pixar

Paris is now home to a new museum, entirely dedicated to recreational art.  Open on November 16, 2013, it specializes in entertainment art, a mix of manga, video games, comics and animated movies. The very first exhibit focuses on one of the biggest studios of this genre: Pixar. For the past 25 years, the american firm has produced masterworks such as Toy Story, Nemo, Ratatouille, or Wall-e, for the enjoyment of children and adults alike. This is a unique opportunity to admire about 500 works: story boards, character studies, sculptures, and lots of surprises that will delight little and big children.

The «Pixar, 25 ans d’animation» (Pixar, 25 years of animation) exhibit, from November 16, 2013, to March 2, 2014.
Open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 7pm, Friday from 11am to 10pm, and Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 8pm.
Adult admission: 14€ / Reduced rate: 11€ (students) / Children (from 4 to 12): 8,50€ Free admission for children under 4.

Photo credit: Facebook Art Ludique, le Musée

Art Ludique – Le Musée – the Museum of recreational and entertainment art
Les Docks – Cité de la Mode et du Design
34, quai d’Austerlitz
75013 Paris
Metro station: Gare d’Austerlitz (lines 5 and 10, RER C).


Amaury Vassili on stage at the Alhambra

If you have always admired the charm and voice of young tenor Amaury Vassili, then it is time to reserve a seat for his performance at the Alhambra, January 17 and 18. He sings lyrical repertoire and more popular tunes with equal talent. His three albums have been a huge success, receiving Double Platine in France.

Amaury Vassili at the Alhambra, Friday, January 17, and Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 8:30pm.
1st category admission: 42€ / 2nd category rate: 55€.


21, rue Yves Toudic
75010 Paris
Tel.: +33 (0)1 40 20 40 25
Metro station: Jacques Bonsergent (line 5) or République (lines 3, 5, 8, 9 and 11).

And the winner is…

Thank you to the numerous participants to our Christmas 2013 twitter drawing. We at Hotel Mareuil would like to take this opportunity to wish you a very happy new year.


As you remember, we had offered a stay for 2 at our hotel, including one night, breakfast for 2, and access to the fitness room and spa.

Congratulations to Argone69, who is the winner of the drawing!

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Tripadvisor: Hotel Mareuil at the top of the listings

Everyone knows the Tripadvisor website. Dedicated to travelers’ reviews and rankings, it lists about 1800 hotels in Paris! At Hotel Mareuil, we are very proud to be at the top of the rankings, with the 48th position out of 1793. 98% of our customers are pleased with their stay, and they have shared laudatory comments that you can read below. Thank you for your kindness and compliments. We hope to see you again soon at our hotel.


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