Summer Garden 2019 at Paris Musée du Quai Branly – Jacques Chirac

Published by My B. · Published on 26 August 2019 at 08h52 · Updated on 26 August 2019 at 08h53
Every summer, the Musée du Quai Branly in Paris opens its garden to passersby and music lovers: Hip Hop Collections festival, naps, free workshops for children… The Summer Garden 2019 is filled with events and surprises! Meet from July 14 to August 31, 2019. Free admission.

Every summer, the Musée du Quai Branly – Jacques Chirac opens to Parisians and tourists to make us enjoy the freshness of its huge 18,000-sqm garden (created by landscape architect Gilles Clément) and its exceptional program!

Told shows for children, concerts and meetings with artists, the Musée du Quai Branly knowns how to attract people and it works!

For an hour, or the day, Musée du Quai Branly summer garden is THE place to be to rest and escape.

Musée du Quai Branly summer garden program:

  • Napping in the garden, from Tuesday to Sunday, from 2 p.m.
    Lied on deckchairs, with or without a book, visitors can be lulled by the sounds of the museum’s collection. How relaxing!

  • Afterworks, Thursday July 18, Thursday 22 and August 29, 2019 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    Gastronomy fans, brace your taste buds! Vérane Frédiani and Estérelle Payany are coming to the museum’s garden and come and share demonstrations, initiations, public recordings and tastings…

  • Gangbé Brass Band show, Sunday July 14, 2019 at 5 p.m.
    Gangbé Brass Band music will make Fela Kuti’s and Nigeria’s irresistibly danceable vibes of vaudoo, afrobeat and jazz.

  • Traveling books, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., July 17 to August 31, 2019
    In the peaceful garden, visitors can take a book to browse among the favorite books of the museum’s mediators. Music or touch books, tales, illustrated albums, photo books and even comics…

  • Ethnographic collect, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., July 17 to August 31, 2019
    Discover the principle of an ethnographic collect by participating in an inquiry about the games you played in your childhood! What games marked you? What were the rules? The Musée du Quai Branly is interested in our games.

In addition to these entertainments for adults, the Musée du Quai Branly also targets children with art, workshops, tales, all this for free!

Musée du Quai Branly summer garden program for children:

  • Book hunt in the reading lounge, Saturdays from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Test your knowledge on Africa, Americas, Asia and Oceania with your family thanks to the books in the J. Kerchache reading lounge. This free activity is open to children from 8 years old.

  • Trades in the heart of the collections, Thursdays and Fridays from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    This summer, children can discover the trades of the museum: curating, inventory, management or archives thanks to games, starting from 8 years old!

  • My musical collection, July 17 to 31, 2019
    For a workshop, children can go and discover the sounds of the garden such as bird’ chirp, ducks’ shouts, they record these sounds to be introduced to the mixing industry!

On your own, with friends or your family, come and enjoy the Musée du Quai Branly summer garden, protected by one of the 169 oak trees and maple trees in the northern part, magnolias and cherry trees in the southern part!

Practical information

Opening Time
From 14 July 2019 to 31 August 2019



    Quai Branly
    75007 Paris 7

    Métro ligne 9 station "Iéna", RER C station "Pont de l'Alma"


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