Meet the great man at Victor Hugo House
Published on 15 March 2018 in Exhibitions and Museums
Place des Vosges - discover the world of one of France's most famous, fascinating and iconic author, Victor Hugo. A daring man and a true genius who journeyed between darkness and light, whose presence can be felt in each room of the Victor Hugo House. Located in one of the capital's most beautiful squares, a visit to this unique place will enhance your stay at Les Plumes Hotel.
The Victor Hugo House - in the presence of genius
The author of "Les Misérables", "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" and "The Legend of Ages" resided here from 1832 to 1848; a period of 16 years and just prior to his exile from France. The pieces on view chart the course of writer whose life was profoundly marked by the events of his era. Follow the major stages of his private and public lives starting from the antechamber where portraits of the Hugo family can be seen. Maison Victor Hugo regularly hosts temporary exhibitions covering various themes related to the author.
Fall asleep with Victor Hugo
Les Plumes Hotel celebrates some of France's most famous authors via its décor and its atmosphere. Victor Hugo obviously has pride of place at the hotel. A tranquil and intimate atmosphere awaits you in rooms inspired by him and by Juliette Drouet, his companion for nearly 50 years. You'll be charmed by the air of romance as you discover every detail for yourself.
Experience literary Paris of the nineteenth century by combining your stay at Les Plumes Hotel with a visit to the Place des Vosges apartment of Victor Hugo – Maison Victor Hugo.
Photo credit / Maison Victor Hugo : Pierre Antoine