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La Monnaie de Paris reopens as a stylish factory museum

By Rosslyn Hyams

La Monnaie de Paris, the French national Mint, on the banks of the River Seine in Paris, reopened this autumn... in style. RFI's Rosslyn Hyams reports on a new Parisian museum in this week's Culture in France.

Joana Vasconcelos 'Teapot' (2010) as part of the Women House exhibition at the revamped Monnaie de Paris. © Joana Vasconcelos/Adagp © Monnaie de Paris - Aurélien Mole

Central and east Africa and other hotspots in photos in Bayeux

Films ‘Shock Corridor’ and ‘Day of the Outlaw’ adapted on stage

From James Bond to Marie Antoinette - films shot at the Vaux Le Vicomte palace

Paris museum's fresh look at the legacy of performer-rights campaigner Paul Robeson

Olivier Py addresses the challenges of this year's Avignon Festival

Au Fil du Siècle tapestry exhibition weaves French history in colour since WW1

Remembering La Belle Ouvrage of Mai 68 during Cannes Director's Fortnight

Exploring South African photography at the Paris Pompidou Centre