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A person accompanying you to the congress will not have access to scientific program sessions.

The IPC5 does not provide a programme for accompanying persons because Paris is a city full of entertainments.
The perfect Paris experience combines leisure and liveliness. Whether you seek to engage in your favourite activities or experience the true spirit of French entertainment, the country's capital will always have a rich inventory of attractions seemingly designed just for you. Families with children, sports fans and art buffs are sure to find the perfect spot in which to spend a day of sheer delight.

The local organizing committee would like to point out a few very interesting places to visit during your stay.

Places to visit around the
Sorbonne University and in the National Museum of Natural History

Arènes de Lutèce
Notre-Dame de Paris
Institut du Monde Arabe
Exploring the Latin Quarter
Exploring the Parc Rives de Seine

What to do during your stay in Paris with children

The Paris botanical garden and The Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle
Parc Floral de Paris and concerts
Science and Industry Museums

City of Architecture and Heritage with a game booklet booklet to visit the permanent collections of the museum.

Musée en Herbe
Palais de la Découverte
Musée des Arts et Métiers
Musical Museum


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Information services

Office du Tourisme et des Congrès de Paris
25 rue des Pyramides - 75001 Paris
0033 1 49 52 42 63
Opening hours: every day from 9:00 – 19:00

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