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Musée de la Contrefaçon, Paris

Musée de la Contrefaçon - Paris, France
Musée de la Contrefaçon
16 rue de la Faisanderie, Paris, France 75016Map
+33 1 5626 1403
Neighborhood: 16th Arrondissement
Overview

Rare is the discerning consumer who has never been confronted to counterfeit. A convincing explanation for this fact is the abundance of fake goods available on the market. The Musée de la Contrefaçon gives visitors the opportunity to train their eye and practice their judgment by comparing originals and copies displayed here side by side. More than 350 items are exhibited: toys, pens, clothes, tools, toiletries, luxury goods,etc. The exhibits demonstrate the extent industries are affected by counterfeit. Founded in 1951, a manufacturers' association fighting this phenomenon, reminds us of a war which started with the creation of the first designer labels. In this museum, you will recognize products you use and might even realize that you have bought fakes in the past. However, after this visit, there will be no excuse!

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Musée de la Contrefaçon General Information
  • Open Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 02:00 PM to 05:30 PM
  • Type: Other
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
  • Nearest Train: Avenue Foch
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