Ménagerie Garden

The former «ménagerie» of the Duchess of Maine (she buried her canaries and favourite cat here), this was where the famous «Sceaux ball» was held during the Revolution, an event much acclaimed by high Society in disguise.

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Adresse : 

Rue Houdan

Nearby tourist attractions

Church of St John the Baptist
Church of St John the Baptist
The façade and spire were added to this
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Félibres Garden
Félibres Garden
A garden in honour of the Provençal
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Former ceramics factory, Sceaux
Former ceramics factory, Sceaux
Located at the corner of Rue des
60 minutes
Sceaux Castle and grounds
Sceaux Castle and grounds
The château is home to the Musée du
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Église St-Germain-l'Auxerrois
Église St-Germain-l'Auxerrois
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Chateaubriand's House - Vallée-aux-Loups
Chateaubriand's House - Vallée-aux-Loups
Driven from Paris after penning an
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