around The seduction of the palate exhibition
guided tour of the exhibition
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
CALENDAR FROM 23rd JUNE
- Saturday 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th August and Saturday 1st September at 2:30 pm
- Sunday 24th June at 4 pm
- Saturday 23rd and 30th June, Saturday 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th July at 6 pm
more about the guided tours
narrated tours of the exhibition
For families with children from 6 years of age
To choose his successor, the emperor of China puts his three sons to a strange test: each must compose a menu reflecting the soul and history of his people... Isabelle Genlis, Gwenola Sanquer or Eric Frossard tell stories about the origin of food and its status in Chinese culture.
- in the context of the Seductions of the Palate weekend Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th July at 2:30 pm (free)
- the following Sundays at 11.30 am : 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th July, 12th, 19th and 26th August, 9th and 23rd September (usual rate)
Catalogue for The Seductions of the Palate, Eating and Cooking in China,
22 x 28 cm, 216 pages; paperback, 35 €
Co-edited by the musée du quai Branly / Actes Sud / le Rouergue.
The Seductions of the Palate Before and weekend events
BEFORE EVENT 6th JULY FROM 7 PM TO 11:00 PM
For this last Before event of the season, visit the exhibition, (open until 11:00 pm) in the presence of the speakers from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Your taste buds fully awoken, proceed to enjoy a long gastronomic, musical and cultural Summer evening.
SPECIAL SEDUCTIONS OF THE PALATE WEEKEND, SATURDAY 7th AND SUNDAY 8th JULY
After the Before event, experience a special weekend relating to gastronomy and Chinese culture. There will be a narrated tour of the exhibition, an introduction to Chinese games, an encounter in the Reading Room and – of course – the traditional Tea Ceremony.