Getting there 37 Quai Branly, Paris, France. Admission Free access to the permanent collections and sculpture garden for EU citizens aged Opening hours Open 10am RER C - Invalides. Admission Free access to the permanent collections for EU citizens under the age of From sculptures, paintings, tapestries, to art objects, the museum possesses about 1 pieces of art!
The visitors will be able to admire antique and medieval collections, masterpieces of French and Italian Renaissance, and Flemish and Dutch paintings. You only need to find the time. It is open everyday but Mondays, from 10 am to 6 pm. Enjoy a beverage while appreciating the quietness of the place. Located in Pigalle , the museum evokes the romantic era. During the nineteenth century, the house of Ary Scheffer was kind of the headquarters for artists and literates.
You can use it for museums, cinemas, swimming pools, sports events, exhibitions and so much more. You have to be between and living in Paris or in one of 11 towns surrounding Paris you can find a list here to be eligible. The P ass Jeunes is free to obtain and is available whilst stocks last. Page guide:. More Paris pages. Many of the free museums owned by the city are very much worth visiting. The Cognacq-Jay and the Cernuschi are also quite splendid but if 18th century art and artifacts C-J or ancient Chinese ditto Cernuschi are not your thing you might be less interested in those than we are.
FWIW the buildings that house most of these museums are worth seeing for themselves. If there are special exhibitions at any of these museums as there often are there will be an admission charge for those but you will still be able to visit the permanent collections without a fee. The lovely Parc Monceau is right next to both these museums.
Note that the first Sunday in May this year is also May Day so all the national and city-owned museums will be closed that day as will many other places. Search in excerpt. Search in posts. Search in pages. Need an account? Register here! Absolute Paris Hostel. Grand Hotel du Loiret. Hotel Jeanne d'Arc. Read more about: Paris. The best budget hotels in Paris for How much are hotels in Paris?
And how can you save? Affordable and romantic hotels in Paris for Valentine's Day. Find us on Facebook. Tickets and tours. It's worth noting that on the first Saturday of each month the museum is open until pm and that galleries are occasionally closed for renovation work. It is a minute walk along and over the Seine to this grand building, originally a church, that is now the final resting place for eminent Parisians including Voltaire, Rousseau and Alexandre Dumas.
However, my main reason for going was to see Foucault's pendulum. First installed in and removed then reinstalled in , it demonstrated the Earth's rotation.
It's probably more famous now as the title of a book by Unberto Eco. Open from 10am to 6pm in the winter months and 10am to pm in the summer, paris-pantheon. Although there is no sign of them now, its 15 stained glass windows, each metres high, make a visit worth every penny, or cent. And it's even better when it's free. Open 9am to 5pm during the winter months and 9am to 7pm during the summer, sainte-chapelle. I popped into this small neoclassical chapel only because I was wandering past on my way to catch the Eurostar home.