The Castle of Maisons Laffitte was designed by François Mansart in the XVIIth century. The owner, Longueil, wished to build the castle where the first floor is completely designed in order to receive the king and the queen.
The phantom city of Marckolsheim was constructed in 1958 during the construction of the canal of Alsace. It was occupied by the workers and their families for 10 years. Today the site is an ecological park that kept the streets and some marks of the old city.
Waiting in line for 4 hours was totally worth it. The exhibition celebrates the 70th anniversary of the creation of the house of Dior and show the journey of the founder of the house, Christian Dior, and the couturiers who succeded him.