Patron of the "Naval Aviation" section at the Maritime Museum in Paris in 2010

The permanent thematic route "Naval Aeronautics" aims to make visitors discover the astonishing history and stakes of aviation in the Navy thanks, in particular, to numerous models and reproductions.


Absolute reference in the field of Haute Horlogerie, the Breguet brand belongs more widely to our cultural heritage, unique position that is the inventive spirit of its founder, Abraham-Louis Breguet (1747-1823) and master watchmakers of today. Breguet is appreciated in all the courts of Europe and becomes the watchmaker of reference of the diplomatic, scientific, military and financial elites.

Abraham-Louis Breguet becomes a member of the 1814 Longitudes Bureau and then Royal Navy Watchmaker in 1815. Year in which he presented the chronometer of marine, entered the Academy of Sciences and was awarded the Legion of Honor by King Louis XVIII. When he dies in 1823, everyone salutes in him a character who, by his genius, has revolutionized all facets of watchmaking.

Paris - Museum of the Marine - Presentation

The museum in Paris has closed its doors for renovation.