Crédit Municipal de Paris takes part in the Journées du Patrimoine, September 16 and 17, 2023

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The Heritage Days are an opportunity for the general public to discover the secrets of the oldest financial institution in Paris. With its history, anecdotes and know-how, Ma tante will reveal its secrets to the public.

The two-day program includes:

 - Guided or self-guided tours will introduce you to the history of Crédit Municipal de Paris, which has existed since 1637 and has been located at 55 rue des Francs-Bourgeois since 1777!

Guided tours offered by our partner Des Mots de Des Arts are free of charge, but must be booked in advance: Saturday and Sunday: 11am, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm (subject to availability).

Online registration required: https: //  

- Free appraisals: visitors can have their objects (jewelry, watches, etc.) appraised free of charge by the establishment's teams of auctioneers, who will estimate their value. In this way, you can discover a fascinating profession, while at the same time gaining valuable information about the objects you own.

> Saturday and Sunday, 10:30 am to 6 pm.

- Entre ciel et cours" film . Crédit Municipal de Paris as you've never seen it before! This summer, a drone equipped with a camera flew over the 24,000 m² of the institution. You'll discover breathtaking, never-before-seen views of the building whose foundations were laid at the end of the 18th century.

> Free access.

- Themed workshops with experts from Crédit Municipal de Paris, for discussions with art object specialists.

How to preserve a precious object" demo Discover the packing techniques used by Crédit Municipal de Paris storekeepers. The demonstration will be carried out on typical objects, representative of those deposited as pledges or in our CC ART conservation center.

> Saturday only, 11am to 5:30pm. No reservation required.

Are you an expert? Do you know the difference between a quartz watch and an automatic watch? Between two electric guitars? Between a silver plate and a silver plate? Come and test your knowledge with our team of experts! 

> Saturday and Sunday, 11:30 am and 4 pm. No reservation required.

Workshops on stones, silver and gold: our teams of auctioneers will introduce you to the basics of appraising jewelry and precious objects. 

> Saturday and Sunday, 3pm and 5pm (duration 15-20 min). No reservation required.

Practical info :

Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th September 2023

10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Crédit Municipal de Paris

55 rue des Francs-Bourgeois

75004 Paris