Jean de Galimard created PARFUMERIE GALIMARD in Grasse in1747

Once upon a time, a unique combination of the rarest scents on the Cote d’Azur earned Grasse the distinguished title of the “World Capital of Perfume”. 


By the end of the 18th century Grasse’s powerful perfume industry was established, setting in place the building blocks for extraordinary development and pre-eminence in the perfume kingdom.