Paris’s Strangest Museum

© Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature (Paris) / Sophie Lloyd

Visiting the Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature, in the Marais, feels like a particularly sumptuous dream.

At this French institution, Jeff Koons puppy and a video unicorn keep company with paintings of hunting dogs and an ark’s worth of taxidermy. Founded in 1964, the museum specializes in such oneiric juxtapositions of hunting and nature curiosities and contemporary art (including Art Orienté Objet’s Cœurs de Verre, pictured).

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