Visiting Paris: museums open this summer

Published by Rizhlaine F., Laurent P., Cécile D. · Photos by My B. · Published on 3 August 2020 at 13h14
Paris museums are exiting lockdown and are gradually reopening. Discover the different reopening dates for Paris museums. And here are museums to visit this summer!

After a long lockdown, museums and art foundations are reopening as the situation evolves, adapting to health recommendations. Now, most museums have reopened to the public and remain open for the summer, but often with limited capacity enabling you to discover places exceptionally welcoming few visitors. So, for this cultural summer, here are museums that reopened and their guidelines: 

Museums open this summer in Paris and Île-de-France:

The World of Banksy : expérience immersive à l'Espace Lafayette-Drouot, les photosThe World of Banksy : expérience immersive à l'Espace Lafayette-Drouot, les photosThe World of Banksy : expérience immersive à l'Espace Lafayette-Drouot, les photosThe World of Banksy : expérience immersive à l'Espace Lafayette-Drouot, les photos The Banksy exhibition back to Paris Lafayette-Drouot in early June 2021
“The World of Banksy: The Immersive Experience” exhibition reopens in June 2021 at Paris Espace Lafayette-Drouot. Extended to December 31, 2020, this exhibition in sut is devoted to the world-famous street artist, and reveals about 100 works on 1200sqm. [Read more]

Le Musée de l'Illusion - les photos Le Musée de l'Illusion - les photos Le Musée de l'Illusion - les photos Le Musée de l'Illusion - les photos The Museum of Illusions reopens in Paris - VIDEO
The Museum of Illusions opens in Paris 1st arrondissement. Starting from May 19, 2021 come and live a unique and playful experience with your family! Dive into a fascinating world shaking your senses up… A multisensory visit you really do not want to miss. [Read more]

Turner, peintures et aquarelles de la Tate au musée Jacquemart AndréTurner, peintures et aquarelles de la Tate au musée Jacquemart AndréTurner, peintures et aquarelles de la Tate au musée Jacquemart AndréTurner, peintures et aquarelles de la Tate au musée Jacquemart André Musée Jacquemart-André and its beautiful art collection in Paris
Paris Musée Jacquemart-André is a beautiful and little-known museum in Paris. Yet, it holds many treasures such as The Pilgrims at Emmaus by Rembrandt, Madonna with Child by Sandro Botticelli, The Martydom of Saint Sebastian by Donatello, all collected by Nélie Jacquemart and her husband, Edouard André, in the 19th century. [Read more]

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Paris Atelier des Lumières reopens from May 26, 2020. The first digital art center is back with immersive exhibitions and new health instructions. [Read more]

Vie et oeuvres d’Otto Freundlich au Musée de MontmartreVie et oeuvres d’Otto Freundlich au Musée de MontmartreVie et oeuvres d’Otto Freundlich au Musée de MontmartreVie et oeuvres d’Otto Freundlich au Musée de Montmartre The Otto Freundlich exhibition at Paris Musée de Montmartre reopens
You thought you knew everything about Otto Freundlich? Not at all. The monographic “La revelation de l’abstraction” exhibition running from February 28 to September 6, 2020 at Paris Musée de Montmartre returns to the life and works of the modern and abstract art forerunner. The exhibition reopens on May 30, 2020. [Read more]

Fluctuart, premier centre d'art urbain flottant au monde, ouvre ses portesFluctuart, premier centre d'art urbain flottant au monde, ouvre ses portesFluctuart, premier centre d'art urbain flottant au monde, ouvre ses portesFluctuart, premier centre d'art urbain flottant au monde, ouvre ses portes Fluctuart and its open air terrace reopen
This is spirit-liftig news... First floating urban center Fluctuart finally reopens this June 2, 2020. An art spot set near the Pont des Invalides which reopening has been made possible since the phase 2 of the containment exit has launched, as detailed by Edouard Philippe this May 28. [Read more]

Cézanne et les maîtres, Rêve d’Italie, l'exposition au Musée Marmottan-Monet : nos photosCézanne et les maîtres, Rêve d’Italie, l'exposition au Musée Marmottan-Monet : nos photosCézanne et les maîtres, Rêve d’Italie, l'exposition au Musée Marmottan-Monet : nos photosCézanne et les maîtres, Rêve d’Italie, l'exposition au Musée Marmottan-Monet : nos photos “Cézanne and the Italian Masters” at Paris Musée Marmottan Monet - reopening and extra time
The “Cézanne and the Italian Masters” exhibition running from February 27 2020 at Paris Musée Marmottan Monet will return from June 2 and extended to January 3, 2021 due to coronavirus. For the first time it returns on the very strong connection between Cézanne and the masterpieces by the greatest Italian masters. The occasion to discover Cézanne and his painting in a new light! [Read more]

Mad Dimension, le nouveau musée immersif 100 % instagrammable : nos photosMad Dimension, le nouveau musée immersif 100 % instagrammable : nos photosMad Dimension, le nouveau musée immersif 100 % instagrammable : nos photosMad Dimension, le nouveau musée immersif 100 % instagrammable : nos photos Mad Dimension, the new immersive and 100% Insta-worthy museum reopens
Alert, this is an event in Paris! The Mad Dimension is the latest and buzzing museum that is 100% immersive and 100% Insta-worthy. This temporary museum reopens from June 6, 2020 and has wonderful surprises in store. Book your session and enjoy an exclusive experience. [Read more]

Coronavirus : le Musée du Quai Branly fermé jusqu'à nouvel ordreCoronavirus : le Musée du Quai Branly fermé jusqu'à nouvel ordreCoronavirus : le Musée du Quai Branly fermé jusqu'à nouvel ordreCoronavirus : le Musée du Quai Branly fermé jusqu'à nouvel ordre Paris Musée du Quai Branly reopens
Paris Musée du Quai Branly - Jacques Chirac reopens from May 19, 2021. This is the occasion to discover temporary exhibitions that will enjoy extra time. [Read more]

Araignées, Lucioles et Papillons au Musée en Herbe : nos photosAraignées, Lucioles et Papillons au Musée en Herbe : nos photosAraignées, Lucioles et Papillons au Musée en Herbe : nos photosAraignées, Lucioles et Papillons au Musée en Herbe : nos photos Araignées, Lucioles et Papillons, the artistic-scientific exhibition at Paris Musée en Herbe
Paris Musée en Herbe welcomes children and adults so that they can discover the mysterious world of the small insects living in our world. The “Araignées, Lucioles et Papillons” (Spiders, Lightning Bugs and Butterflies) exhibition expects you from June 13, 2020 to January 3, 2021. Discover this display with your family and enjoy the many works and other vivarium to learn more while having fun! [Read more]

Exposition Luxes au Musée des Arts DécoratifsExposition Luxes au Musée des Arts DécoratifsExposition Luxes au Musée des Arts DécoratifsExposition Luxes au Musée des Arts Décoratifs Paris Musée des Arts Décoratifs reopens
In line with Emmanuel Macron's statements this past April as for the progressive lockdown exit schedule in the country, Paris Musée des Arts Décoratifs announced to reopen from May 19, 2021. [Read more]

Visuel Paris Palais de TokyoVisuel Paris Palais de TokyoVisuel Paris Palais de TokyoVisuel Paris Palais de Tokyo Paris Palais de Tokyo reopens to visitors
This is very good news for contemporary art lovers. Paris Palais de Tokyo announced the museum reopens on May 22, 2021 amid the lockdown exit. This is the occasion to discover the museum's brand-new exhibition focusing on Anne Imhof. [Read more]

Les Grandes Eaux Nocturnes du Château de Versailles, fontaineLes Grandes Eaux Nocturnes du Château de Versailles, fontaineLes Grandes Eaux Nocturnes du Château de Versailles, fontaineLes Grandes Eaux Nocturnes du Château de Versailles, fontaine Reopening of the Palace of Versailles
The Palace of Versailles, its museums and gardens expect you again from Saturday June 6, 2020. The park and gardens have undergone a makeover and the historic monument is setting up a protocol to make sure visitors are all safe and healthy. [Read more]

Exposition des Contes étranges de Jacobsen au musée Bourdelle, les photosExposition des Contes étranges de Jacobsen au musée Bourdelle, les photosExposition des Contes étranges de Jacobsen au musée Bourdelle, les photosExposition des Contes étranges de Jacobsen au musée Bourdelle, les photos Musée Bourdelle in Paris, dive into the famous sculptor's universe
The Musée Bourdelle in Paaris enabling us to discover the famous French sculptor’s works and studio. On the menu, a great tour in a unique setting in Paris! [Read more]

Le Musée de la LibérationLe Musée de la LibérationLe Musée de la LibérationLe Musée de la Libération Paris Musée de la Libération to reopen in June 2020
Contemporary history enthusiasts will soon be able to go to the new Musée de la Libération de Paris – Musée du Général Leclerc – Musée Jean Moulin, starting June 16, 2020. Inaugurated in August 2019, it gathers works and other historic documents coming from the Musée du Général Leclerc, originally set above the Gare Montparnasse, as well as from Antoinette Sasse and the Fondation du Maréchal Leclerc de Hautecloque. [Read more]

Visuel Paris Petit palaisVisuel Paris Petit palaisVisuel Paris Petit palaisVisuel Paris Petit palais Paris Petit Palais to reopen on June 16, 2020
In Paris, museums are getting ready to reopen and the Petit Palais, set in the 8th arrondissement, is expected to be able to welcome visitors again from June 16, 2020. [Read more]

Réouverture de la Maison de BalzacRéouverture de la Maison de BalzacRéouverture de la Maison de BalzacRéouverture de la Maison de Balzac Balzac’s House to reopen by mid-June 2020
In Paris, Balzac's House is expected to be able to reopen on June 16, 2020. Recently renovated, it takes you into the private life of the famous French writer. [Read more]

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Devoted to Asian arts, Paris Musée Cernuschi has reopened on May 19, 2021. The occasion to rediscover this cultural place recently renovated. [Read more]

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Paris Musée de la vie romantique is a confidential place that is a favorite for many locals. This is the occasion to rediscover this charming place nestled in Paris 9th arrondissement. [Read more]

Les Catacombes de ParisLes Catacombes de ParisLes Catacombes de ParisLes Catacombes de Paris The Paris Catacombs to reopen by mid-June
Former undergound quarries laying under the capital, the Paris Catacombs are said to reopen by June 16th, 2020 with safety measures adapted to the health recommendations. [Read more]

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Musée Eugène Delacroix is a very charming cultural place in Paris taking you to the very intimacy of the famous French painter. From the artist's studio to his former apartment, via the verdant garden, here is what to expect starting from May 19, 2021. [Read more]

Visuel Paris LouvreVisuel Paris LouvreVisuel Paris LouvreVisuel Paris Louvre Reopening of the Louvre: the ticketing service opens!
The Louvre reopens from May 19, 2021. From this moment on, you will be able to enjoy Mona Lisa, the Apollon Gallery, Middle-Eastern, Greek, and Roman antiques, without forgetting about the building itself, castle of the Kings of France until Louis XIV. Good news, the ticketing service is open! [Read more]

Visuel Centre PompidouVisuel Centre PompidouVisuel Centre PompidouVisuel Centre Pompidou Coronavirus: Paris Centre Pompidou shuts down
Here we go again: Centre Pompidou must shut down again because of coronavirus and the new lockdown announced by the French President. The museum closes from October 30, 2020 until futher notice. [Read more]

Visuel Paris Métro Grand PalaisVisuel Paris Métro Grand PalaisVisuel Paris Métro Grand PalaisVisuel Paris Métro Grand Palais Paris Grand Palais reopens
Closed over the coronavirus epidemic, Paris Grand Palais reopens on July 1, 2020. On the occasion, we can (finally) discover the Pompéi exhibition. [Read more]

Photos : Rodin en son Jardin au Musée RodinPhotos : Rodin en son Jardin au Musée RodinPhotos : Rodin en son Jardin au Musée RodinPhotos : Rodin en son Jardin au Musée Rodin Musée Rodin and the sculpture garden: discover the summer 2021 program
The Musée Rodin is a genuine Parisian rococo architecture gem where are mostly exhibited works by Auguste Rodin and Camille Claudel. This summer, the museum teopens the garden and provides a lovely program to be enjoyed from June 17 to September 26, 2021. [Read more]

Musée des arts asiatiques Guimet : 130 ans, et pas une rideMusée des arts asiatiques Guimet : 130 ans, et pas une rideMusée des arts asiatiques Guimet : 130 ans, et pas une rideMusée des arts asiatiques Guimet : 130 ans, et pas une ride Paris Musée des Arts Asiatiques - Guimet, an exotic place in Paris.
Come along and (re)discover the Musée Guimet, a museum devoted to Asian arts. On the menu, an exotic journey through historic treasures in a magnificent venue. [Read more]

Vacances de la Toussaint au Musée de la Grande Guerre Vacances de la Toussaint au Musée de la Grande Guerre Vacances de la Toussaint au Musée de la Grande Guerre Vacances de la Toussaint au Musée de la Grande Guerre The Musée de la Grande Guerre reopens
The Musée de la Grande Guerre is a history museum to discover 40 minutes from Paris. Since 2011, this remembrance place aims at explaining the First World War to children and adults as a matter of duty of remembrance. In the rooms of the museum, we find what wore the French soldiers, the taxis of the Marne, tanks displayed in impressive settings making the family tour easier! [Read more]

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
Starts 11 May 2020

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