Many thanks to Florence Henry, Ludovic Dunod, Alain Canat, Gilles Bry, president of Paris Gai Village
for their contribution
The group Paris Gai Village brings 15 gay and lesbian professionals
together who share the same passion for the history of their city and hope to
uncover the gayest and most unexpected elements. Every month with Paris Gai
Village, a new guided tour lead by a professional will undisclose the hidden
and most curious gay parts of Paris. Numerous themes are unveiled that will
allow you to discover everything that the history books never dare say.
goes on near Jim Morrison’s tomb in Père Lachaise ? Who among Napoleon’s
generals had a weakness for soldiers? Was Louis the 15th really open to everything?
Not to mention the ministers of the 5th Republic. What hidden messages can be
found in the paintings of David ? Which are the most beautiful homoerotic sculptures
of the Louvre. Better than the Da Vinci code and more mysterious than the Phantôme
of the Opera, the tours of Paris Gai Village will amaze you and make you want
to come back for more wether you are gay or not. The evocative hidden lives
of France’s historical figures not only add to France’s cultural
history but expands our understanding and enjoyment like the cherry on top of
the cake !
Here is a perfect example of a guided tour by Paris Gai Village
: Masculine Beauty of statuary and sculpture of the Louvre. 3 hours of pure
pleasure that will convince you that Tom of Finland simply took his cue from
these fabulous works created in the Baroque period and that the homoerotic esthetic
was well under way long before him and his drawings.
Paris Gai Village also welcomes you every Saturday from 6pm to 8pm at the Gay and Lesbian Center rue Beaubourg in Le Marais. if you wish to find out more
about reliable tours, events and meeting places to have fun and avoid the tourist
traps and places that exclude your true desires.