Musee de la Contrefacon, Paris

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The Musée de la Contrefaçon is a museum of counterfeiting. It is located at 16, rue de la Faisanderie, in the 16th arrondissement of Paris, France, and open daily except Monday; an admission fee is charged. The nearest métro and RER stations are Porte Dauphine and Avenue Foch.

The museum was established in 1951 by Union des Fabricants (Unifab), an organization of manufacturers. It currently exhibits more than 350 items, pairing each counterfeit with its authentic original. A wide variety of items are displayed, including toys, pens, clothes, tools, toiletries, luxury goods, etc.
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  • Everyone has heard of counterfeit money, paintings and maybe Rolex watches... but baby strollers, cheap pens and microphones? The Museum of Counterfeiting (Musé de la Contrefacon, MDLC) shows the...  more »
  • We were very disappointed because the ideas of the museum is very clever but the excibits were vey poor!  more »
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  • Cute but small museum. Not expensive to go in, several rooms, interactive and informative!
  • Small museum interesting especially with the Director speaker. Very satisfactory youth outreach interventions: true or false manipulation? Anecdotes and law.... to recommend!
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