City of Economy and Currency, Paris

Financial immersion


Realization of the museum-city of the economy in the former hotel Galliard (formerly Banque de France) in Paris 17th.
Environmental approach: acoustic, hygrothermal and visual comfort, energy and water management.

Photos: © Moatti-Rivière agency,

Technical sheet

Competition: 2010
Client: Banque de France.
Location: Hotel Gaillard, 1 place du General Catroux, Paris 17th
Surface area: 7,500 m2
Mission: architecture and museography
Cost works H.T .: 22 M €

Project Management Team:
Agence Moatti – Rivière, Mandatory Architect and Museographer
Michel Goutal, architect of the Historical Monuments
Design offices: Atelier Pascal Payeur (museography), Lydia Elahdad (museologist), Iosis building (BET TCE), Elioth (BET HQE), Michel Forgue (economy), By then (landscaping), Avel (acoustics), Vincent Taurisson (multimedia).