Museums: Ile de France
Musee de la Grande Guerre
The Museum of the Great War gives a new perspective on one of the 20th centurys major conflicts, the First World War. Open every day except Tuesday: May to September: 9:30 - 18:30 / October to April: 10:00 - 17:30. Rue Lazare Ponticelli, Meaux (77).
Musee de la Grenouillere
This museum displays memorabilia from The Grenouillere (a floating cafe) together with paintings, sketches, and objects depicting the popular music-hall culture of the 19th century. 6 bis Grande Rue, Croissy-sur-Seine (78). RER A Chatou - Croissy.
Musee Claude Monet
Monets garden is located an hour to the West of Paris on the banks of the Seine in the village of Giverney. Open daily except Mondays from 9:30-18:00 from April 1st to November 1st. Located in Giverny SNCF: Vernon
Musee du Cheval de Courses
The racehorse museum traces the history of horse racing France. Set in the majestic chateau the museum is next to the racetrack at Chateau de Maisons-Laffitte (78) Open 10:00-12:00and 14:00-17:00 daily except Tuesdays. RER: Maisons Laffitte
Located in the south wing of the Chateau de Versailles the rooms where the French Congress meets can be visited as part of a vist to the chateau. (78) SNCF: Versailles