Kicking off with an amazing masterclass on the 3rd floor of the building, in the uber-luxe ‘L’Appartement Lafayette’. There wine tour evening teaches visitors how to pair the two French staples and wow dinner party guests. The two-hour session is with an experienced oenologist and covers all the flavour bases, demonstrating how to make the most of the country’s world-famous gastronomy. Bon appetit!
The French Macaron Baking Class is your chance to become chef extraordinaire and learn the tricks for making Parisian’s favourite sweet treat. Even better - you’ll leave with your very own box of DIY macarons.
We can’t really talk about Galeries Lafayette (or Paris) without including fashion. Which is why every Friday at 3pm and on Saturdays at 11am (7 July-31 August), you can take in the latest haute couture trends with a catwalk show. Fashionistas, this is your ideal afternoon.
If architecture’s more your thing, an in-depth visit of this structural jewel is the way forward. This monumental Haussmannian building and its ornate glass dome are the stuff of every Instagrammer’s dream: now wow your friends by learning its history and origin.