During your stay in the capital, why not visit one of the most beautiful monuments of French heritage? The sumptuous and splendid Grand Rex cinema and concert venue opens its doors to visitors and invites them behind the scenes. Remember to book your room in the delightful Hotel du Continent, situated nearby.


Backstage at the Grand Rex

This behind-the-scenes exploration of the Grand Rex, a listed historical monument and Art Deco architectural gem, has been conceived as a virtual journey to the heart of cinema. Your companion on the tour, which immerses you in the in the exciting secret world of the movies, will be an audio guide. The tour is interactive and reveals how a film is created, as well as special effects and other movie magic. On the agenda of this trip behind the scenes of the famous cinema is a visit to the director’s office, the projection room, a film set and a special effects studio.


An essential cultural outing

Beyond discovering all the fascinating details of how movies are made, this tour is also a unique opportunity to get a good look at the carefully preserved décor of this gorgeous building dating from 1932. Solo, as a couple, with family or friends, this immersion behind the scenes of the Grand Rex is both fun and educational. The tour, which is available all year, starts every 5 minutes and lasts for 50 minutes. You can purchase your tickets directly online or at the sales points provided for this purpose inside the establishment. Afterwards, your enchanted journey will continue in the comfort of your beautifully decorated room in the exotic and refined Hotel du Continent.



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- Grand Rex Backstage

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