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Tickets to the Temporary Frida Kahlo Exhibition at Palais Galliera

€15
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  • Immerse yourself in this visually rich, temporary exhibition of one of the greatest artists of the 20th century – the enigmatic Frida Kahlo.
  • This exhibition shows for the first time in France at the historic Palais Galliera from 15 Sept 2022 to 5 March 2023.
  • Showcasing personal effects from the artist’s private life, Frida Kahlo, Beyond Appearances seeks to take the viewer through a journey where you get to see the real Kahlo and not the artist labeled by clichés.
  • Understand the reasons behind the construction and representation of her identity.
  • The exhibition includes over 200 objects from the Casa Azul – Kahlo’s childhood home – including garments, accessories, letters, cosmetics, medicines, and precious items collected by the artist like Tehuana dresses and pre-Columbian necklaces.
  • Films and photographs of the artist lend a biographical lens to this one-of-a-kind collection.
  • Gain a richly appreciative viewpoint of the artist and her journey through understanding her cultural heritage in her work and life, gender, and life with a disability.
  • View a capsule exhibition from 15 Sept to 31 Dec 2022, focusing on Kahlo’s influence on contemporary fashion and her role in inspiring modern fashion designers like Alexander McQueen, Jean Paul Gaultier, and more.
  • It’s recommended that all visitors over the age of 6 wear a category 1 surgical or fabric mask. Please strictly carry your own.
  • Access is free for disabled guests and an accompanying person. Please show a disability card, priority card, mobility inclusion card, or parking card for people with disabilities.
  • The Palais Galliera is temporarily closed from 11 July to 14 Sept 2022.
  • The Palace (and this exhibition) is accessible to visitors with motor and visual disabilities.
  • If you choose to visit the Museum restaurant, it’s strongly recommended to reserve your table at the same time you’re at the ticket counter.
  • The museum's security measures may increase/change without prior notice.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Louvre Museum Skip the Line Tickets: Guaranteed Entry Within 30 Minutes

€17
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Flexible Duration
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  • Get guaranteed entry within 30 minutes to the world’s largest and most visited museum, the Louvre.
  • Roam the halls of the museum with these day-long valid tickets and browse through 35,000 artistic exhibits at your leisurely pace.
  • From the 4000-year-old Egyptian artifacts to modern Oriental art, the Louvre is a reservoir of the world’s artistic heritage; not to forget, home to the world-famous Mona Lisa painting.
  • Additionally, benefit from same-day access to the temporary collections (depending on availability) and free admission to the Musée Eugène-Delacroix within 48 hours.
  • Upgrade your ticket to include an engaging audioguide available in 9 languages.
  • Note: In accordance with French government announcements, as of March 14, 2022, a vaccine certificate is no longer mandatory to visit the Louvre museum.
  • Groups of 7 or more are required to purchase tickets in batches or purchase a group tour.
  • We do not sell free tickets. If any visitors are eligible for it, they will have to contact the Louvre directly to get the tickets. We only sell adult tickets (+18 years for non-EU citizens and +26 years for those from the EU).

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • Skip-the-Line Entry
  • Skip-the-Line Entry + Audioguide
  • Try going either early in the morning or around 3 pm in the afternoon. You’ll never have the Louvre Museum all to yourself, but mornings and evenings will be the least crowded hours of the day.
  • To dodge long queues, we recommend using the 'Lion's gate' if you want to avoid the crowds entering through the pyramid. It is located on the east of the Pont Royal on the Quai des Tuileries.
  • In the next step of the booking, you will have to choose the date on which you would like to visit, along with the time slot during which you will gain entry. You will be allowed to gain entry within 30 minutes of the selected time slot (for example, should you choose a 10am time slot, you will be allowed to gain entry up until 10:30am) by lining up in the yellow line meant for visitors with pre-purchased tickets for a certain time slot.
  • The visit routes will be signposted, with no possible backtracking to avoid crossing flows. Additionally, re-entry is not allowed after you leave the venue.
  • Strollers and/or wheelchairs can be loaned at the Louvre.
  • Entry is free for children under the age of 18 and European Union citizens under the age of 26 but they will need to get a physical ticket at the venue owing to the new COVID-19 rules and regulations. Also, please display a valid ID at the entrance of the museum for proof of age.

Note: We only sell adult tickets (+18 yrs for non-EU and + 26 yrs from EU). We do not sell free tickets. If visitors are eligible for it, they will have to reserve a ticket online through the official Louvre website owing to the new COVID-19 rules and regulations.

  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Dedicated Entrance to Orsay Museum

€16
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  • Enjoy dedicated access tickets to the Orsay Museum and admire some of the best works of art from the 19th century.
  • The ticket gives you access to both the permanent collections and temporary exhibitions.
  • Delve into the celebrated Impressionist and Post-Impressionist era and take in the works of Auguste Renoir, Alfred Sisley, Claude Monet, Edgar Degas, Edouard Manet, Paul Cezanne, Frederic Bazille, and more.
  • Head to the open-air terrace on the top floor of the Orsay Museum to catch stunning views of the Seine river and Paris, as far as Montmartre.
  • Did you know that The Musée d’Orsay is one of the most-visited museums in Paris, typically receiving more than three million visitors annually?
  • Noteworthy Artworks: Starry Night Over the Rhône & Van Gogh self-portrait by Vincent van Gogh, Le Déjeuner sur l'herbe & Luncheon on the Grass by Édouard Manet, L'Origine du Monde & The Artist’s Studio by Gustave Courbet, and more!
  • 8 Feb 2022 - 8 May 2022: Masterpieces from the Frick Collection: Portraits and Landscapes of Whistler
  • 12 Apr 2022 - 17 July 2022: Gaudí
  • 12 Apr 2022 - 21 Aug 2022: Aristide Maillol (1861-1944). The quest for harmony
  • These tickets can't be cancelled. However, you can use them any time until 14 March, 2023.
  • These Tickets are valid until 14 March, 2023.

Army Museum & Invalides: Priority Entrance Tickets

€14
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  • Les Invalides is a building complex home to monuments and museums relating to the military history of France.
  • The original purpose of the building was to serve as a retirement home and hospital for war veterans.
  • The most famous museums here include the Army Museum (Musée de l'armée) and the Dôme des Invalides.
  • Your ticket includes skip-the-line entry to the Army Museum, where you'll find about 500,000 artifacts that include armor, uniforms, artillery, paintings, and weapons.
  • You'll also get to visit the Dôme des Invalides, the tallest church in Paris, and home to Napoleon's Tomb.
  • Don't miss out on visiting the Musee des Plans-Reliefs, to get a closer look at an assortment of military models.
  • See the heroes of the Legion of Honor of France at The Museum of the Order of the Liberation.
  • Skip the line entry to the Invalides and Musée de l'armée
  • Access to Dôme des Invalides and Napoleon's Tomb
  • Access to the Museum of Relief Maps and the Museum of the Order of Liberation
  • Access to the Cour d'Honneur (Artillery Collections) and the Saint-Louis des Invalides Cathedral
  • Children below the age of 18 and EU citizens below the age of 26 may enter for free, provided they show their valid photo ID.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled. However, you can use them any time until 29 August, 2024.
  • These Tickets are valid until 29 August, 2024.

Rodin Museum Skip the Line Tickets & Sculptures Garden

From €14€13.80
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  • Head right into the Rodin Museum without whiling away your time, thanks to your skip-the-line ticket.
  • The Rodin Museum houses almost all of Rodin's works, including sculptures, paintings, prints, ceramics, and archives.
  • This includes 6,600 sculptures, 8,000 drawings, 25,000 old photographs, and 7,000 other works of art.
  • Immerse yourself into the collection of photographs, of which 7,000 were collected by Rodin himself.
  • Gasp at the works of other French artists like Jean-Paul Laurens, Jules Daloue and Alexandre Flaguiere, Dante and Baudelaire.
  • Notice Pere Tanguy by Van Gogh and Nude in the Sunlight by Renoir, works acquired by Rodin through the years.
  • Finally, head to the renowned Sculptures garden for a real treat.
  • Take in Rodin's sculptures one at a time, including The Thinker, The Gates of Hell, and The Burghers of Calais.
  • A ticket validity of one year from the date of purchase allows you to fit this visit into your itinerary seamlessly.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled. However, you can use them any time until 13 September, 2023.
  • These Tickets are valid until 13 September, 2023.

Paris is home to the world's most iconic museums like The Louvre, The Orsay Museum, Orangerie Museum, filled with exhibits and artefacts that are globally cultural and historically significant. Whether it’s contemporary art, fashion, architecture there’s a museum for visual art in all its forms in Paris. Here are some of the best museums in Paris for you to explore.

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14. Fondation Cartier Pour l’Art Contemporain

Art Museum

Foundation Cartier Pour l’Art Contemporain is a popular museum for contemporary art featuring a wide range of themes including Bird, Desert, and more. This steel and glass museum building is quite impressive to look at too.

Why Visit: There are several live events around the artists’ display to join here which are known as Nuits Nomads.

Timings: 11 AM to 8 PM (Wed–Sun), 11 AM to 10 PM (Tue), Closed on Mondays.

Address:261 Bd Raspail, 75014 Paris, France. Find on a map

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15. La Cité de l’Architecture et du Patrimoine

Art & Heritage Museum

La Cité de l’Architecture et du Patrimoine, an architecture and history museum, was opened in 2007. This museum covers over 1,000 years of French history and the collection is divided into the Middle Ages to the 19th century and the Industrial Revolution to the present year.

Why Visit: One of the highlights of this museum is the walk-in replica of an apartment from Le Corbusier’s Cite Radieuse in Marseilles.

Timings: 11 AM to 7 PM (Wed; Fri–Mon), 10 AM to 9 PM (Thu), Closed on Tuesdays

Address: 1 Pl. du Trocadéro et du 11 Novembre, 75116 Paris, France. Find on map

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16. Petit Palais: Musée des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris

Art Museum

Created for the 1900 Universal Exhibition, Petit Palais was turned into a museum in 1902 and has a huge art collection. This covers Renaissance paintings, medieval artifacts, 19th-century sculptures, 17th-century French paintings, and more.

Why Visit: The highlights of this museum are the European masterpieces by Eugene Delacroix, Peter Paul Rubens, and so on.

Timings: 10 AM to 6 PM (Tue–Thu; Sat–Sun), 10 AM to 9 PM (Fri), Closed on Mondays

Address: Av. Winston Churchill, 75008 Paris, France. Find on map

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17. Musée Marmottan Monet

Art Museum

Dedicated to the work of famous artist Claude Monet, Musee Marmottan Monet is a popular art museum in Paris. Here, you will find over 300 Impressionist and post-Impressionist artworks by Monet.

Why Visit: It is the biggest collection of Monet’s works and displays works by other famous artists such as Picasso, Degas, Manet, Renoir, and so on.

Timings: 10 AM to 6 PM (Tue–Wed; Fri–Sun), 10 AM to 9 PM (Thu), Closed on Mondays

Address: 2 Rue Louis Boilly, 75016 Paris, France. Find on map

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18. Musée Carnavalet - Histoire de Paris

History Museum

Musée Carnavalet - Histoire de Paris is a popular history museum in Paris that is located in Hotel Peletier and Hotel Carnavalet. This museum showcases the history of Paris through hundreds of years.

Why Visit: At this museum, visitors will find paintings, sculptures, furniture, and other items to give a little insight on Paris’ history.

Timings: 10 AM to 6 PM (Tue–Sun), Closed on Mondays

Address:23 Rue de Sévigné, 75003 Paris, France. Find on map

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19. Musée Jacquemart-André

Art Museum

Musée Jacquemart-André is a 19th-century mansion-turned-museum which was built for Edouard Andre and Nelie Jacquemart. This museum displays the private art collection of this couple over the years.

Why Visit: You will find 18th-century French paintings, Italian Renaissance art, and many masterpieces by the likes of Rembrandt, Botticelli, Tiepolo, etc. here.

Timings: 10 AM to 6 PM (Tue–Sun), 10 AM to 8:30 PM (Mon)

Address: 158 Bd Haussmann, 75008 Paris, France. Find on map

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20. Musée des Arts Décoratifs

Art & Design Museum

Musée des Arts Décoratifs is a decorative art and design museum that has a collection of over 150,000 items from the Middles Ages to the Art Nouveau movement.

Why Visit: Apart from its permanent collection, this museum also hosts temporary exhibits on fashion, advertising, graphic design, etc.

Timings: 11 AM to 6 PM (Tue–Wed; Fri), 11 AM to 9 PM (Thu), 11 AM to 8 PM (Sat – Sun), Closed on Mondays

Address: 107 Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France. Find on map

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21. Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris

Modern Art Museum

Located in the Art Nouveau building designed in 1937, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris was opened in 1961. This modern art museum focuses on the works in the 20th and 21st centuries and features around 13,000 artworks.

Why Visit: The museum features works of famous artists such as Matisse, Picasso, Vuillard, etc., and hosts temporary exhibitions throughout the year

Timings:10 AM to 6 PM (Tue–Wed; Fri–Sun), 10 AM to 10 PM (Thu), Closed on Mondays.

Address: 11 Av. du Président Wilson, 75116 Paris, France. Find on map

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Tips for Visiting Museums in Paris

Visit at Night: Some of the most famous museums in Paris like the Louvre, Orsay and more are open at night and make for very interesting visits.

Avoid Crowds: Visit museums in Paris early in the morning to avoid huge crowds.

Free Admission: Many Paris museums are free on the first Sunday of the month. Further, you could be eligible for a reduced admission cost if you're a student or are under the age of 18.

Frequently Asked Questions About Best Museums in Paris

What are 3 famous museums in Paris?

Paris is home to a lot of amazing and interesting museums but the 3 most famous museums in Paris are Louvre Museum, Musée d'Orsay, and Orangerie Museum.

What are the best museums in Paris?

A few of the best museums in Paris are Louvre Museum, Centre Pompidou, Quai Branly Museum, and Orsay Museum.

What are the best museums in Paris for art?

Some of the best museums in Paris for art are the Louvre Museum, Orsay Museum, Rodin Museum, and Picasso Museum.

What are the best museums in Paris for science?

Musée des Arts et Métiers, Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, and the City of Science and Industry are some of the best museums in Paris for science. 

What are the best museums in Paris for history?

The Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Musée National de la Marine, and Cluny – Musée National du Moyen Age are a few of the best museums in Paris for history.

What is the name of the famous museum in Paris?

The Louvre is the most famous and most-visited museum in Paris. 

Which French city has the best museums?

Paris is the top city with the best museums in France.

What's the most interesting museum in Paris?

Louvre Museum and Centre Pompidou are the most interesting museums in Paris.

What museum is the Mona Lisa in?

Mona Lisa is located in the Louvre Museum in Paris.

What's the biggest museum in Paris?

The biggest museum in Paris is the Louvre Museum with an area of approximately 72,735 square meters.

How many museums are there in Paris?

There are around 130 museums in Paris for visitors to explore.

What is the most visited museum in France?

Louvre Museum is the most visited museum in France with millions of visitors each year.