The new exhibition of the Institut du Monde Arabe will be on March 28, 2018 entilted "L'épopée de Suez, des pharaons au 21ème siècle"
In pictures, texts, videos and even in fiction, immediate boarding on the most famous artificial waterway in the world, dug by hand man for ... four thousand years.
This exhibition traces one of the most exciting human endeavors. From the Pharaohs to Ferdinand de Lesseps, from Bonaparte's project to nationalization under Nasser, this extraordinary saga of more than 4000 years is staged in an exhibition-event bringing together the powerful personalities, the superhuman challenges, the anecdotes, the highlights that have punctuated the singular history of this symbolic place, junction between three continents: Asia, Africa and Europe.
From Tuesday to Friday from 10am to 6pm
Address: 1, rue des Fossés-Saint-Bernard 75005