Napoleon's last and favorite horse is restored

Jul 3, 2016

Napoleon's last and favorite horse is restored

Visitors to the Army Museum in Paris are being treated to the rare sight of two taxidermists at work restoring a stuffed horse — the last one ridden by Napoleon Bonaparte. Le Vizir is a little worse for wear more than 200 years after ...

Napoleon's life rebuilt with Legos for Waterloo anniversary

May 30, 2015

Napoleon's life rebuilt with Legos for Waterloo anniversary

It is an achievement that Napoleon himself might have been proud of: a huge tableau of the French emperor’s life made entirely out of 1.2 million Lego blocks. The exhibition in the Belgian town of Waterloo marks the 200th anniversary of the famous battle ...