The weather is great, the skies are blue, and you want to walk the streets of Paris. What a great idea: you can exercise a bit and enjoy food for thoughts at the same time. And when we tell you Paris is an open-air museum, it is for a reason! Culture can be enjoyed outside in the city all year around (but especially on sunny days!).
Magnificent exhibitions are set in the open-air a bit everywhere under the skies of Paris. Sculptures, photographs, paintings, contemporary art installations, street-art... Be amazed by these pieces enchanting the streets of Paris. A great deal to improve your knowledge for free, on your own, with your family, date or friends!
Careful though, this guide is updated regularly, so, if you like open-air outings, do not hesitate to keep this page and check it out again regularly to miss no idea!
What are the exhibitions of the moment in the streets of Paris? Here we go for a long art walk, then!
Current open-air exhibitions in Paris and Île-de-France:
Pop Icons, the open-air photo exhibition at Bercy Village
And what if characters from the Star Wars saga were to strike a pose in front of the Eiffel Tower? Artist Benoît Lapray shows us more about his surprising universe mixing two worlds, through a free photo exhibition running at Bercy Village. From May 19 to September 18, 2022, come and admire Pop Icons. [Read more]
The open-air sculpture museum: a free art stroll in the heart of Paris
Have you heard about the open-air sculpture museum? Set in the Square Tino Rossi in the 5th arrondissement, this small museum provides us with a free cultural stroll by the Seine, in a gorgeous bucolic setting. [Read more]
Les Extatiques 2022, the free open-air exhibition at La Défense and La Seine Musicale, our pictures
Les Extatiques, the monumental open-air exhibition at La Défense is back from June 22, to October 2, 2022, for the 5th edition. This year again, enjoy wonderful installations set between La Défense and the gardens of La Seine Musicale. [Read more]
Sens dessus dessous: when art takes over Paris bridges on the Seine riverbanks
In the summer, the Seine riverbanks are a great place for Parisians and tourists to take a walk. From June 23 to September 23, 2022, these riverbanks are even more appealing thanks to installations by five artists. The “Sens dessus dessous” route is to be discovered now and free of charge! [Read more]
Street-art to soon cover the Paris Tunnel des Tuileries
The Tunnel des Tuileries goes very colorful! For two weeks, a dozen artists cover the Parisian tunnel reserved to soft mobilities in colorful murals to see until July 2023. [Read more]
Upcoming open-air exhibitions in Paris and Île-de-France: