The Musée des Collections Historiques de la Préfecture de Police

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Since 1909, this museum has housed exhibits tracing over four centuries of police activity in Paris. For those interested in crime and punishment, this is the place to geek out on stories about the city’s biggest criminals. Plus, it’s free to visit the 2,000 artifacts located within.

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The Musée des Collections Historiques de la Préfecture de Police


Police Department

Since 1909, this museum has housed exhibits tracing over four centuries of police activity in Paris. For those interested in crime and punishment, this is the place to geek out on stories about the city’s biggest criminals. Plus, it’s free to visit the 2,000 artifacts located within.