Various events have been scheduled:
Aperitif at the Musée National de la Marine 5th July
The Musée National de la Marine will host an “Apéritif” on Tuesday 5th July, from 19: 00 to 20: 30.
Musée National de la Marine in Paris stands opposite the Eiffel Tower, inside one of the city’s finest Art Deco monuments. It presents the fabulous history of ships and the sea unfolds, from the golden age of the three-masters to the prestigious Charles-de-Gaulle aircraft carrier, without forgetting the legendary liners that plied the oceans www.musee-marine.fr
Musée de la Marine
Palais de Chaillot
Place du Trocadéro, 75116 Paris
Entrance fees: 10 €
Gala reception at the National Library of France 7th July
The Gala evening will be held at the National Library of France (BnF – Bibliothèque François Mitterrand) around the Coronelli’s giant globes. The historical maps exhibition on the “Cartographic Exploration of Africa” will exceptionally open for the evening.
Opened in 1995, the new building of the National Library (Bibliothèque François Mitterrand) is one of the largest and most modern libraries in the world. It is designed to cover all fields of knowledge, and to be accessible to all, using the most modern data transfer technologies.
BnF François Mitterrand
Entrance fees: 80 €
Metro: Bibliothèque François Mitterrand (line 14).
Meridan walk 6th July
The Paris Meridian Line was the Prime or Zero Meridian, the datum for all measurements of longitude.
A walk will be held in Paris along the Line on Wednesday 6th July from 6:30 to 8:00 AM, with nice halts in front of statues, buildings and cafés.
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Orienteering event in Bois de Boulogne 8th July
Nearby the Palais des Congrès a cross-country orienteering event will be held on Friday 8th July.
An opportunity for attendees to enjoy an outdoor activity while practicing their map-user skills.
On registration only. Free access.
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