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Museums in France

Museums in France – Virtual Tour

France’s capital is Paris, and its other large cities are Marseille, Lyon, Lille, Nice, Toulouse, and Bordeaux. During the Iron Age, France was inhabited by the Gauls, a Celtic people, and Ancient Rome annexed the area in 51 BCE.

France emerged as a significant European power in the Late Middle Ages, and during the Renaissance, French culture flourished. A global colonial empire was established, which by the 20th century would be the second-largest in the world.

France has long been a global center of art, science, and philosophy, and French culture has had a significant influence on many other cultures.  There are many famous museums in France.

A Virtual Tour of Museums in France

Museums in France

  • Country:                            French Republic
  • French:                              République française
  • Capital:                              Paris
  • Official languages:            French
  • Population                        67 million

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“Lucky at cards, unlucky in love.”
– French Proverb


Photo Credit: By Thomas Depenbusch (Flickr: Paris, France March 28th 2009) [CC BY 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

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