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Du Refuge au Piège – from refuge to trap, the history of the deportation of Jews from Paris and France. Of some 75,721 sent east only 2567 returned. Featuring historic documents and places, such as 'Le Pletzl.' A must–see until Saturday, 13. August. Open daily except Mondays, from 10:00 to 17:40. Except on Sundays, from 10:00 to 19:00. In the Salon d'Acceuil of the Hôtel de Ville, 29. Rue de Rivoli, Paris 4. Métro: Hôtel de Ville. InfoTel.: 01 42 76 49 61. Free entry.

Porte–Bouquets – little cones of metal, porcelain or glass for carrying bouquets were an indispensable accessory for young ladies in the 19th century. On show, 130 of them, until Sunday, 16. October. Open daily except Mondays from 10:00 to 17:40. The Musée Cognacq–Jay, 8.poster, expo, la comedie du diable, mus balzac Rue Elzévir, Paris 3. Métro: Saint–Paul or Chemin–Vert. InfoTel.: 01 40 27 07 21, or InfoFax.: 33 1 40 27 89 44.

Modes en Miroir – an exhibition comparing 18th mode in France with Holland, with 135 costumes from collections in both countries. On view until Sunday, 21. August. Except Mondays, from 11:00 to 18:00, and from 10:00 to 18:00 on weekends and on Wednesdays until 21:00. At the Musée de la Mode et du Textile, 107–111. Rue de Rivoli, Paris 1. Métro: Palais–Royal. InfoTel.: 01 44 55 57 50.

Eat, Drink and Other Antique Pleasures – takes you on an ancient evenings trip through Lutèce, to see the intersection of Roman tastes with Gallomania. Continues until Sunday, 15. January. Except Mondays, from 10:00 to 18:00. At the Crypte Archéologique, 1. Place du Parvis de Notre–Dame, Paris 4. Métro: Cité. InfoTel.: 01 55 42 50 10.

Ecriture en Délire – in 'art brut' or 'primitive' art, signs of letters in 150 works, on view until Sunday, 31. July. Daily, from 10:00 to 18:00. At the Halle Saint–Pierre, 2. Rue Ronsard, Paris 18. Métro: Anvers. InfoTel.: 01 42 58 72 89.

The Hidden Tribes of the Amazon – close to the frontiers with Peru and Columbia, Sydney Possuelo led an expedition to visit the Felcheiros indians. For three months National Geographic photographer Nicolas Reynard saw nothing, but... this exhibition is the result. Until Monday, 29. August. Except for Tuesdays and holidays, from 9:45 to 17:15. At the Musée de l'Homme, Palais de Chaillot, 17. Place du Trocadéro, Paris 16. Métro: Trocadéro. InfoTel.: 01 44 05 72 72.

Musée Cernuschi Reopened – Paris' second Asian museum is back, with its remarkable collection on display in a 19th century mansion. Open from 10:00 to 17:40 daily except Mondays. At the Musée Cernuschi, 7. Avenue Vélasquez, Paris 8. Métro: Villiers. InfoTel.: 01 45 63 50 75.

Charlie Chaplin – on view in a photo exhibition entitled 'Un Comédien Voit le Monde.' This continues untilposter, duncan dessins danse Sunday, 18. September. Hours are Tuesday to Friday from 12:00 to 19:00, Tuesday evenings to 21:30, and on weekends from 10:00 to 19:00. At the Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, 1, place de la Concorde, Paris 8. Metro: Place de la Concorde. InfoTel.: 01 47 03 12 52.

Objets dans l'Objectif – photographs of objects, from Nadar, Sudek, Le Secq, Brassaï, Aubry, Sougez, Marey, Atget, to Jean–Louis Garnell. Until Sunday, 28. August. Except Monday, from 10:00 to 19:00, and from 12:00 to 19:00 on Sunday. At the Richelieu branch of the Bibliothèque Nationale, 58. Rue de Richelieu, Paris 2. Métro: Bourse. InfoTel.: 01 53 79 59 59.

Dedans–Dehors – an exhibition of photographs from Portugal, on view until Tuesday, 12. July. At the Centre Culturel Calouste Gulbenkian, 51, avenue d'Iéna, Paris 16. Métro: Kléber. InfoTel.: 01 53 23 93 93.

20 Photographers – have lent exceptional photos for the 20th anniversary of 'Reporters Sans Frontières,' here hanging on the Senat's grille, until Wednesday, 31. August. Inside photos are viewable during park hours, but the outside ones are visible all the time. From the Place Edmond Rostand to the Rue de Médicis. Paris 5. Métro: RER Luxembourg. No InfoTel necessary.

Edward Hillel, Visages – who is looking at who? A dozen portraits, including Lucie Aubrac, Geneviève de Gaulle, Guy de Rothschild or Simone Veil. At the same time, Red Army photographer Evgueni Khaldei. On view until Sunday, 28. August. Except Saturdays, daily from 11:00 to 18:00, and on Sundays from 10:00 to 18:00. At the Musée d'Art et d'Histoire du Judaïsme, Hôtel de Saint–Aignan, 71. Rue du Temple, Paris 3. Métro: Rambuteau. InfoTel.: 01 53 01 86 60.

La Grande Vacance de la Petite Ceinture – is a photo reportage about Paris' little circular train line, in a Gothic celler. Only until Sunday, 10. July. Open from 11:00 to 18:00 and on Sunday from 14:00 to 18:00. At Paris Historique, 44–46. Rue François Miron, Paris 4. Métro: Saint–Paul. InfoTel.: 01 48 87 74 31.

The Walls of No Man's Land – Palestine – is an exhibition of photos by Larry Towell, winner of the Prix HCB 2003. On view until Sunday, 31. July. From Wednesday to Sunday, from 13:00 to 18:30, until 20:30 on Wednesdays, and from 11:00 to 18:45 on Saturdays. Evenings free. At the Fondation Henri Cartier–Bresson, 2. Impasse Lebouis, Paris 14. Métro: Gaïté. InfoTel.: 01 56 80 27 00.

Jules Verne, le Roman de la Mer – on the centennial of Jules Verne's death, '20,000 Leagues Under Sea' is at the heart of this big show. Sails on until Tuesday, 30. August. From 10:00 to 18:00, except Tuesdays. At the Musée de la Marine, 17. Place du Trocadéro, Paris 16. Métro: Trocadéro. InfoTel.: 01 53 65 69 53.

Sartre dans Son Siècle – the century as seen and lived by Jean–Paul Sartre, with paintingsposter, louvre, open friday nights by Giacometti and Wols and photos by Brassaï, Cartier–Bresson and Gisèle Freund. Deep thinking until Sunday, 28. August. From 10:00 to 19:00, and 12:00 to 19:00 on Sundays. Closed Mondays. At the François Mitterrand site of the Bibliothèque Nationale, – Grande Galerie, at the Quai François Mauriac, Paris 13. Métro: Quai de la Gare or Bibliothèque François Mitterrand. InfoTel.: 01 53 79 82 64.

Parades, Seductions – animals express their desires in a multitude of ways, on display here, in partnership with the museums of natural history of Brussels, Leiden and Paris. Continuing until Monday, 16. January. Closed on Tuesdays, the hours are from 10:00 to 18:00 and on Thursdays until 22:00. In the Grande Galerie de l'Evolution at the Muséum National d'Historie Naturelle, 57. Rue Cuvier, Paris 5. Métro: Jussieu. InfoTel.: 01 40 79 36 00.

Historical Arms – are presented in a temporary exhibition of the collection of the Musée de l'Armée, which is otherwise closed until later this spring. All the best are on view until the end of this year. Hours are from 10:00 to 18:00. Closed on Mondays except in July and August. At the Hôtel National des Invalides – Musée de l'Armée, 129. Rue de Grenelle, Paris 7. Métro: Latour–Maubourg or Varenne. InfoTel.: 01 44 42 38 77.

Le Monde de Franquin – if you think comics are silly, here are some full of inventions, featured in 250 original pages of comics shown here in a science museum not just for kids. On view until Tuesday, 30. August. From Tuesday to Saturday, from 10:00 to 18:00; on Sundays from 10:00 to 19:00. At the Cité des Sciences, 30. Avenue Corentin–Cariou, Paris 19. Métro: Porte de la Villette. InfoTel.: 01 40 05 80 00.

Crad'Expo – subtitled as the 'Impolite Science of the Body,' this is a fantastic show about the real us, with smells and sound effects, designed to be appreciated more by kids than parents. Continuing until 31. August. From Tuesday to Saturday, from 10:00 to 18:00; on Sundays from 10:00 to 19:00. At the Cité des Sciences, 30. Avenue Corentin–Cariou, Paris 19. Métro: Porte de la Villette. InfoTel.: 01 40 05 80 00.

Amazonia, Brazil – is a visit to the Amazon's rain forest right here, possibly without mosquitos. Until Sunday, 28. August. Except Monday, open daily from 9:30 to 18:00, on Sundays and some holidays from 10:00 to 19:00. At the Palais de la Découverte, Avenue Franklin D. Roosevelt, Paris 8. Métro: Franklin D. Roosevelt or Champs–Elysées–Clemenceau. InfoTel.: 01 56 43 20 21.

Bécassine and Brazil – two different shows, one about kids' comics and the other from the Year of Brazil. Bécassine until Tuesday, 30. August and Brazil until Thursday, 15. September. From 10:00 to 18:00, except Sundays and holidays. At the Musée de la Poste, 34. Boulevard de Vaugirard, Paris 15. Métro: Montparnasse. InfoTel.: 01 42 79 24 24.

Voyages sur la Guinguette Pirate – something for kids who like ships and swords, continuing until Thursday, 28. July. The Web site has details. At the Guinguette Pirate, on the quay below the Bibliothèque Nationale, Quai de la Gare, Paris, Paris 13. Métro: Quai de la Gare. InfoTel.: 01 43 43 86 46.

Batobus – has resumed its transport service on the Seine, following its usual loopposter, thtr mouffetard, confessions from the Tour Eiffel to the upstream end of the Ile Saint–Louis, making eight stops. Until 17. March, from 10:30 to 16:30. Then from 10:00 to 19:00 until 21. April when the full season starts. Until the end of September, the Batobus cruises its loops until 22:00, with 15 to 30 minutes between boats.

Catacombes – have 130 steps down, but only 83 steps on the way out, sounding like a bargain without an elevator. Open again, from Tuesday to Sunday, from 9:30 to 16:45. Catacombes de Paris, 1. Place Denfert Rochereau, Paris 14. Métro: Denfert–Rochereau InfoTel.: 01 43 22 47 63.

For Roller Folks – the free Friday night 'roller rando' around Paris goes on all year, starting at 22:00 on Fridays, from in front of the Gare Montparnasse. Each complete tour takes about three hours – and they are not for the wobbly or faint–hearted. Paris 15. Métro: Montparnasse. InfoTel.: 01 43 36 89 81.

More For Roller Folks – the free Sunday afternoon 'other roller rando' around Paris goes on all year too, but starts at 14:30 on Sundays from the Place de la Bastille. Complete tours take about three hours, but are not so taxing as the night tours. Paris 11. Métro: Bastille. InfoTel.: 01 44 54 07 44.

Paris Rando Vélo – is another Friday night bike rendez–vous that meets at the Hôtel de Ville at 21:30. This group also has a 10:30 session on the third Sunday of every month. Check the Web site for 'yet another rolling rando,' always in sunny weather of course. At the Hôtel de Ville, Paris 4. Métro: Hôtel de Ville InfoTel.: 06 10 87 05 87.

Roue Libre – this RATP partner has bike rentals, costing not much per hour or day. Complete accessories and insurance are both available. The year–round HQ is open from 9:00 to 19:00 daily, at 1. Passage Mondétour in Les Halles. Métro: Les Halles or Etienne–Marcel. InfoTel.: 08 00 44 15 34.

'Paris Respire' – is the Sunday and holidays' program allowing slower folks unpowered by motors to stroll and roll around without worrying about the automobilistas on the Seine–side speedways and other areas around Paris, which are closed to motor traffic until 18:00 on Sundays. This is now a year–round occasion.

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