By Cécile D., Laurent P. Published on August 4, 2022 at 8:19 p.m.
On the occasion of Heritage Days, the Lithuanian Embassy invites you to discover its spaces on Saturday, September 17, 2022. The perfect time to discover one of the most beautiful mansions in Paris.
For the 39th edition of Heritage Daysdirection theLithuanian Embassy, which opens its doors to us Saturday, September 17, 2022. The opportunity for us to discover the sumptuous mansion located near Parc Monceau, and to dive into the Lithuanian cultureunknown in France.
In the 19th century, this private mansion, located at 22 boulevard de Courcelles, was the composer’s first Parisian residence. Ernest Chaussonhis wife and their three children.
The hotel was decorated at that time by painters Maurice Dennis and Odilon Redon. In his study there was also a large portrait of the Chausson family, painted by his friend Eugene Career. The building became an embassy in 1999.
Please note that the Lithuanian Embassy is only open on Saturday 17 September. Do not miss this unique day, and note the date in your diary! Also note that this visit is made on registration uniquely.
On the program of this 39th edition of Heritage Days at the Lithuanian Embassy:
- Discovery of Vilnius through thepicture exposition by Lithuanian photographer Ramūnas Danisevičius.
- Immersive discovery of the most emblematic architectural and heritage jewels of the Lithuanian capital thanks to the virtual reality movies. Vilnius celebrates its 700th anniversary in 2023, discover all the secrets of this unique city in the world.
- Discovery of the premises of the Lithuanian Embassy, former residence of the French composer Ernest Chausson, and informal meetings with members of the Embassy team.
- Tasting of Lithuanian specialties
Do not miss this opportunity to discover this magnificent building, and of course the Lithuanian culture! Once your visit is over, also set off to discover the institutions French, and historical monuments to see in Paris.
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