Beginning its journey in 2017 and covering the years 1000 BC-2000 AD, the Paris Time Machine pushes the boundaries of science and technology to build a model of this historical city’s past.

Beginning Year


Time Window

-1000 to 2000

Geographical Window


Involved Institutions

The Paris Urbanism Agency (APUR)

National Library of France (BnF)

École nationale des chartes

Institut National de l’Information Géographique et Forestière

Le Louvre

Musée des Arts et Métiers, Paris

Paris Archives

Paris-Est University