Rupert Christiansen

Paris’s glittering new museums

The refurbishment of the capital's galleries and museums continues apace, with money no object, finds Rupert Christiansen

The most spectacular of Paris’s new gewgaws is the Bourse de Commerce, which opened in May 2021 and has become a mecca for modern art housed in a 19th-century stock exchange on the edge of Les Halles. Credit: Edmond Sadaka / Sika / Shutterstock

Already a subscriber? Log in

Election special offer

The stage is set. Grab a front-row seat with The Spectator. Subscribe and get 3 months for just £3 – plus a free election mug.

  • Weekly delivery of the magazine
  • Unlimited access to our website and app
  • Spectator newsletters and podcasts
  • Our online archive, going back to 1828

Comments

Want to join the debate?

Only subscribers can comment. Sign up and – in the run-up to the election – you’ll get the next 12 weeks for just £12.

Already a subscriber? Log in