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Hotel Scribe Paris Opera By Sofitel

    Hotel Scribe Paris Opera By Sofitel
 in Paris
    Hotel Scribe Paris Opera By Sofitel
 in Paris

History Mystery

Which historic hotel hosted the world’s first cinematic screening in 1895?

If you guessed Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel (1891) in Paris, France you guessed correctly!

Many remarkable historical events have transpired within the hallowed walls of the fabulous Hôtel Scribe Paris Opéra. Among them include the showing of the world’s first cinematic screening in 1895 with a device known as a cinematograph! This hotel’s history started when the Jockey Club de Paris decided to use the first two floors of the building as their headquarters in 1863. Legendary figures like Marcel Proust, Jules Vern, and Sergei Diaghilev have all resided at the hotel throughout its history. Today, the hotel stands as one of the city’s most prestigious hotels.


International Numbers

Austria 08000706176
Belgium 080081830
France 805542721
Germany 8007241217
Ireland 1800995320
Italy 800979444
Netherlands 08000200956
Norway 80054304
Spain 900814719
Switzerland 0800001798
UK 8009179622
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