On permanent display in the unique Musée du Fumeur are diverse smoking paraphernalia. The exhibition displays the history and the metamorphosis of smoking from a tradition to an art form. This journey is explained with the help of photographs, paintings and actual smoking gadgets from all over the world.
Arts & Museums
- Nearest Train: Voltaire
- Venue Description:
From India, The Americas, The Middle East, and beyond, the fine and ancient art of smoking is explored and questioned in this extensive museum. From the sacred use of marijuana in India to the rise of industrial tobacco in America, all aspects of smoking are outlined, including the effects and repercussions on society and native people. There is a large selection of artwork, essays, photography, sculpture, and paraphernalia dedicated to smoking within the museum, making this an informative and eclectic way to spend your afternoon.