Digital guide



The musée de l’Armée has launched a new service for its visitors: a digital guide to expand and supplement your tour of the museum. Proposed on iPad and iPod Touch, it is an intuitive and user friendly interface.

“Dôme Interactive” digital guide

Discover all the secrets of the Dôme Church. Set off on a playful journey and immerse yourself in the eras of King Louis XIV and Napoleon Bonaparte.You may now discover new ideas and original perspectives and dive into the captivating history of the Dôme Church as it was four hundred years ago.

Get the full experience of “Dôme Interactive” on the iPad :

  • Enter a new dimension with a tour in augmented reality
  • Countless descriptions and explanations to better understand this iconic landmark as it was four hundred years ago
  • An interactive map to help you find your way during your visit
  • A quiz to challenge your knowledge following your visit

Length of Tour: 30-40 minutes.

Languages available:

  • French
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Chinese

Practical information

Price

Single price : €5

Payment

  • At the till, when you buy your tickets
  • At the desk in the Dome church

“Dôme Interactive” digital guide collection and drop-off points

You can collect your "Dôme Interactive" digital guides at the desk in the Dôme Church.

Please note your "Dôme Interactive" digital guide will be provided in exchange for proof of identity.

Multimedia Guide

You can discover the museum by chronological period or by theme.

Chronological trails (in French and English)

  • The Dome Church and tomb of Napoleon I (30 minutes)
  • Old weapons and armour, from the 13th to the 17th century (120 minutes)
  • From Louis XIV to Napoleon III, 1643-1870 (45 minutes)
  • The Two World Wars, 1871-1945 (45 minutes)
  • Artillery (30 minutes)

These trails, except for the artillery trail, are also available in a "young audiences" version (30 minutes per trail).

You can also follow the themed trails (30 minutes per trail), which take a look at different periods according to the chosen theme.

  • Louis XIV
  • Napoleon I
  • Charles de Gaulle
  • Painting war
  • Developments in armament
  • Developments in uniform
  • Classic French canons

Languages available:

Capture d'écran du menu principal du guide multimédia du musée de l'Armée

The multimedia guide is available in 8 languages:

  • French
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • German
  • Russian
  • Mandarin
  • Japanese

Practical information

Price

  • Single price : €6

 Payment

  • At the till, when you buy your tickets
  • At the multimedia guide desk

Multimedia guide collection and drop-off points

You can collect your multimedia guides at the multimedia guide desks, near the museum ticket desks.

Please note

  • Your multimedia guide will be provided in exchange for proof of identity.
  • The desks stop giving out multimedia guides 1h30 before the museum closes.
  • You can return your multimedia guide any time until the museum closes.