La Nuit aux Invalides
It happened in 2022
As we celebrated in 2021 the bicentenary of Napoleon's death, the 10th edition of La Nuit aux Invalides offers you the opportunity to go back in time with the show Napoleon, the Flight of the Eagle**!
Rediscover the life of this major figure in French history, admired by some and reviled by others, who shaped the civil and military institutions of today's France.
A totally immersive experience
Unprecedented technology projected onto the magnificently renovated façades of the Hôtel des Invalides, 360° sound, and the latest generation of 4K laser projectors will take you on a journey into the Napoleonic legend, offering you an immersive experience unlike any other. 45 minutes of breathtaking entertainment and storytelling for all to enjoy!
Extend your evening and the show with a visit to the dome under which the emperor Napoleon I lies in a magnificent red quartzite tomb nearly 4 metres long and more than 2 metres wide, set on a green granite base. A nocturnal walk that will also lead you to meet Vauban, Marshals Lyautey and Foch, Napoleon II, known as l'Aiglon, Napoleon's son, Joseph and Jérome Bonaparte and many others.
A sensorial experience and a plunge into the great History not to be missed!
Napoleon left his mark on Paris and its region. Discover the Napoleonic legend in 10 essential steps.
Access and contact
Days and opening hours
From 15⁄07 to 01/09/2023 at 10.30 pm. Dates to be confirmed. Closed on Sunday. The show begins at 10.30pm in July and 10pm in August and September. We recommend that you arrive at least 30 minutes early. Schedule 2023 to come.
Adult: Prices from 5 to 25 euros. Seated and standing position.
Night stroll inside the Dôme Church: €9 Headset in English: €5.
- Copyright image:
- Mathias Hattu du Vachu