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Les Drapeaux de France

Louvre / Palais-Royal
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Address: 1 Place Colette | Boutique Noxa, 75001 Paris, France
Phone Number:
+33 1 40 20 00 11
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Tue - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

Les Drapeaux de France,situated in the garden of Palais Royal produce...

Les Drapeaux de France,situated in the garden of Palais Royal produce miniatures and toy soldiers in the respect of tradition since 1949. This store has become famous for its historically authentic miniatures of military characters, comics, Tintin and flat miniatures that will provide you all thematic you can dream about ! Definitely the biggest tin soldiers shop from Paris!

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Old and young boy's dream

This shop is a treasure trove for anybody who enjoys tin/lead soldiers. As a boy I was given a set of French lead soldiers bought in Paris. I wanted to add some new ones and boy... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
Chepstow, United Kingdom
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Chepstow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

This shop is a treasure trove for anybody who enjoys tin/lead soldiers. As a boy I was given a set of French lead soldiers bought in Paris. I wanted to add some new ones and boy , I was not disappointed. My wife bought me 4 tin soldiers and I am happy with these as when I was 12. This... More 

1 Thank w00dcr0ft
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided to look at toy soldier shops in Paris as she hadn't yet bought my present! I am a bit of a collector - buying mostly in Hong Kong and London (king and country, the guards museum London and the armoury st James). First looks can be deceiving - it looks a bit disorganised and crammed... More 

1 Thank George T
Honolulu, Hawaii
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

While visiting Paris in October, my wife and I stumbled on this boutique by accident. We were having a nightcap in a café next to Comedie Francaise. As we got up to leave I noticed all these miniatures in the window. It was past closing but two people were still in the shop. As one person left the other, Benjamin,... More 

1 Thank masterspiece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This place is a heaven for all the old/ antique toy collectors, animated movie lover, to see and buy hand made beautiful toy soldiers, miniature heros. The shop has a fantastic atmoshphere, very friendly super nice crew, you have to go to this shop if you are in Paris, it is next to The Louvre, super easy to find! You... More 

1 Thank Sophie T
Devon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Came across this fantastic little shop while visiting the royal palace , what a lovely little shop it is , so interesting lots of little hand made models made of pewter and resin , to look at . The shop was actually closed as it was Easter , when we walked by we noticed someone inside and tapped on the... More 

2 Thank Mrs M B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

You can find Tintin & Obelix together with a Flandes Guardian and Groomit. Amazing! A fabulous collection of XVIII French soldiers et de Maison du Roi...

2 Thank Marcos B
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Incredible antique shop that looks like a museum. A one of a kind store full with thousands of small soldiers and tin figures. Super high quality so not cheap but definitively worth it!

2 Thank mfromparis2016
Sammamish, Washington
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Reviewed 4 March 2015

If you are collecting toy soldiers from any era, you need to see that place. This is to me the best selection of quality metal soldiers in Paris! I always stop there when in Paris.

5 Thank PixieSam59
Minsk, Belarus
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2015

I discoverd this shop during my Christmas vsit to Paris. Its situated in the very centre, just couple metres from Louvre and few seconds from Palaice Royale Gallery. I got deeply impressed by the amount of miniatures they represent and topics it provide! So this place deffinately can cover interests of world-wise collector to simple traveller looking for a special... More 

6 Thank Bourchelen
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2014

I have been very pleased to visit the shop several times. I have purchased several small soldiers, which are not cheap but are tremendous fun. They have a selection of of thousands upon thousands, which they have all painted themselves. The shop is right next to one of the best cafés across the street from the Louvre, and tucked into... More 

5 Thank Christopher R

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