Cabinet des Médailles et Monnaies

sights / Architecture

Cabinet des Médailles et Monnaies information

Paris , France
58 rue de Richelieu
+33 1 53 79 82 26
Getting there
Underground Rail: Bourse
More information
Opening hours
1-5.45pm Mon-Fri, 1-4.15pm Sat
Something wrong?
Submit a correction

Housed in the original home of the Bibliothèque Nationale de France is this enormous hoard of coins, medals and tokens numbering more than 500, 000. There’s also an important collection of antiques, including items confiscated during the French Revolution from Ste-Chapelle and the abbey at St-Denis, including silverware, jewellery and the so-called Dagobert’s Throne, dating from the 7th century, on which French kings were once crowned.