visiting during a pilgrimage. TripAdvisor LLC is not responsible for content on external web sites. The Erotic Museum is open daily from.m. You're likely to see more tour groups than drooling lechers on the street, along with middle-class French parents pushing strollers or walking their children home from school. Pickpockets are prevalent in and around Moulin Rouge (and the other bars within the Paris Red Light district). Tip: Don't be intimidated by the sex boutiques and strip clubs in the neighborhood: The boulevard de Clichy also has supermarkets, a Monoprix department store, restaurants, and plenty of other businesses that don't involve bare flesh or sexual transactions. Don't Miss: Top Tours in Paris. Métro line 2 to Blanche and walk a short distance east of the square on the north side of the boulevard (in the direction opposite from the Moulin Rouge). Pre-20th Century European exhibits tend to emphasize Satan and anticlerical themes. The idea of visiting the Red Light district in Paris may conjure up excitement, but with that excitement comes danger, too. The museum is also within walking distance of Pigalle (Métro line 12) and Place de Clichy (Métro line 13). On the lower floors, you'll see the erotic world's answer to the Louvre or the British Museum: Nepalese temple carvings, Aztec fertility idols, ceramic pornography from China, and such oddities as a yak oil lamp from Tibet The flame is burning in the vagina. Make your own way to the Moulin Rouge and settle into a comfortable seat to watch Paris most popular show. Prostitution is against the law in Paris, and you could find yourself in trouble with law enforcement even for engaging in conversation with a prostitute, let alone entering a brothel in Paris. . By Durant Imboden, sex museums are on their way to being as commonplace as wax museums, so it would be easy to mistake the Musée de l'Erotisme for just another racy tourist trap-especially since the Erotic Museum (to use its English name) is located near.