Are you on the lookout for ideas to make the best of Thursday May 30, 2019, a public holiday, in Paris? Sortiraparis unearthed some good ideas: strolls, shopping, there is something for everyone.
La Foire du Trône 2019
Get ready because the Foire du Trône is back from April 5 to June 2, 2019, at the Pelouse de Reuilly in Paris, a large lawn surrounded by greenery. With 350 attractions and 80 rides and rollercoasters, young and old will once again be able to enjoy this historic fair that has been around since 957 A.D.! Let's have a look at the program.
The zipline from the Eiffel Tower is back in Paris
An unparalleled experience at the same time as the Roland-Garros tournament: Flying from the second floor of the Eiffel Tower at the same speed as a... smash! It will be possible from May 29 to June 2 and it’s free of charge!
The Parc Astérix has a new season full of emotion and special moments in store for you this year. From April 6, 2019 to January 5, 2020, come to the Gallic theme park novelties. New attractions, new show and Studio d'Idéfix expect you for this season! Discover the pass saison at super nice prices and before anyone else.
France miniature 2019: France in small
Set about 20 minutes from the Porte d'Auteuil, 10 minutes from Versailles and covering a 5-acre area, come and discover and make your children discover scale models of the most beautiful monuments and landscapes. You want to travel around France just in one day ? Then France Miniature is made for you ! France Miniature opens from Saturday April 6 to Sunday November 3, 2019, and this year, France Miniature gets all things-circus!
La Mer de Sable 2019
This beautiful family theme park in the middle of nature is opening its doors for a new season from April 13 to November 3, 2019. For even more fun, the park - that keeps on developing - plans a season full of entertainments. This year, discover Desesperados, the giant Escape Game likely to delight adventurers. Discover the schedule of events.
Thoiry Zoo and its novelties 2019
Thoiry Zoo reopens from April 1 to November 11, 2019 and for this new season, the team in Thoiry domain is happy to present a few novelties! Mini farm, Wild Forest... The choice is all yours!
Marvel super heroes are coming to Disneyland Paris in 2019
From March 23 to June 16, 2019, Disneyland Paris welcomes Marvel super heroes at Walt Disney Studios. This is the occasion to meet Spider-Man, Captain America and consorts and to live new experiences.
The Best Escape Games in Paris
Can’t get enough of the Adventures of Sherlock Holmes or solving mysteries of any sort? Have you dreamed of solving your own mystery in a haunted manor? Escape games let you experience these adventures for one hour with your family or friends. Use your cleverness, team spirit and your observation to help you win!
Le Manoir de Paris turns 8 and delivers a new show: Clown Academy
Face your fear of clowns with Le Manoir de Paris new show, Clown Academy! A scary experience to enjoy from May 10 to June 2, 2019.
French Open 2019
French Open is back from May 20 to June 9, 2019. As it happens every year, the best of world tennis is coming for three weeks to Porte d’Auteuil for THE not-to-be missed event of the clay season.
Poison, the exhibition at the Palais de la Découverte
Poison, here's the name of the exhibition to be discovered from October 10, 2018 to August 11, 2019 at Paris Palais de la Découverte. An exhibition inviting us to discover the most toxic animal and plant species. For the first time, are gathered in one place about thirty venomous and poisonous animal species among the most dangerous in the world.
Art and Cultural Exhibitions
Museums, exhibitions and monuments open on May 30, 2019 – Ascension Day
How about making the best of Holy Thursday to have a walk and visit a monument? This year, Thursday May 30, 2019 is a day off and many people will enjoy a long weekend: Four days are here for you to make many discoveries across the region!
King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh at the Grande Halle de la Villette: our pictures
An exhibition devoted to Tutankhamun in Paris? From March 23, to September 15, 2019, head to La Villette for a major display of the treasures of the Pharaoh in conjunction with the Grand Egyptian Museum.
Van Gogh, La Nuit Etoilée: the experience at Paris Atelier des Lumières
From February 22 to December 31, 2019 Paris Atelier des Lumières takes us to a new immersive exhibition focusing on Van Gogh’s universe. For 35 minutes, we roam around Van Gogh’s most beautiful paintings, rediscovering this poorly received genius back in the days. His story, his brushstroke and his evolution are unveiled.
Romantic Paris, the exhibition at Paris Petit Palais
The Petit Palais dedicates a beautiful exhibition to Romantic Paris in the years 1815-1848. Running from May 22 to September 15, 2019, the exhibition offers a walk through the French capital during its urban revolution.
Fountains Shows and musical gardens of Versailles 2019
The Musical Fountain Shows and the Musical Gardens of the Palace of Versailles are coming back in the gardens fountains and pools for a new season. From April 2 to October 29, 2019, enjoy strolls around the estate thickets and fountains in a magical atmosphere worthy of Louis XIV.
Madame de Maintenon, the exhibition at the Palace of Versailles
From April 15, 2019 to July 21, 2019 the Palace of Versailles dedicates a beautiful exhibition to Madame de Maintenon by restoring her quarters within the Palace of Versailles. Discover the story of this woman who has been king Louis XIV's wife and the founder of the Ecole de Saint Cyr.
Oceania, the exhibition at the Musée du Quai Branly - Pictures
From March 12 to July 7, 2019 the Musée du Quai Branly dedicates an exhibition to Oceania. Over 170 items are brought together for a journey through the Pacific, from New Guinea to Easter Island, without forgetting Hawaii and New Zealand!
Préhistoire, une invention moderne, the exhibition at Paris Centre Pompidou: pictures
From May 8 to September 16, 2019, Paris Centre Pompidou dedicates an exhibition to the fertile relationship between prehistory and modern art, a display called “Préhistoire, une invention moderne” [Prehistory, a modern invention].."|image="gauche"]
The new Grévin Paris finally reopens
Grévin Paris underwent a makeover and expects us from February 9, 2019 with a brand-new experience, after a month of embellishment work. The famous museum set on Boulevard Montartre is finally ready to welcome visitors again so that they can find an always increasing collection of celebrities. The Parisian museum production has been redesigned and the decors entirely remade to offer a more modern tour.
Restaurants and Bars
Mademoiselle Mouche, Bateaux-Mouches new rooftop
Bateaux-Mouches launches their summer season this May 10, 2019: Mademoiselle Mouche, Bateaux-Mouches new rooftop with views on the Eiffel Tower welcomes you all summer long until October 15, 2019 with delicious cocktails and a very green setting...
Poisson Lune: Paris Palais de la Porte Dorée new temporary terrace
For summer 2019, Paris Palais de la Porte Dorée shows a new temporary terrace. Open since Thursday May 16, Poisson Lune is about to be the friendly spot where to relax and chill out all summer long with your family and friends.
Most Beautiful Terraces in Paris
Sunny days are here again and summer will be here before you know it! So what could be more appropriate than enjoying the city’s terrace spaces? For a little spot surrounded by greenery, an unobstructed view of the Paris rooftops or secret spots, we have it all in this guide to Parisian terraces!
The Village for culinary and artisanal diversity 2019 at Paris Jardin des Halles
About a thirty stands over world’s gastronomy and crafts including a JR exhibition: this is what the Village de la Diversité culinaire et artisanale [Village for culinary and artisanal diversity] has in store from Friday May 17 to Saturday June 1, 2019 at Paris Jardin des Halles. has in store from Friday May 17 to Saturday June 1, 2019 at Paris Jardin des Halles."|image="gauche"]
Les Jardins du Marais terrace goes Southern France mode
Behind its discreet façade, hotel Les Jardins du Marais houses one of the biggest open-air terraces in Paris. True oasis of calmness, this cobbled courtyard covering 1500-sqm offers a moment of relaxation in the heart of the French capital. This year, the terrace of the hotel goes Southern France mode with on the menu, summer dishes, a buffet-brunch and even yoga classes!
La Démesure: the new trendy spot in Paris
Covered terrace, cocktail bar, karaoke, club as well as custom-made dishes… Discover La Démesure now: the new trendy spot in Paris!
Papa Cabane: the beautiful summer terrace returns in Paris
Good news! The beautiful and large 1000-sqm terrace set just behind Paris AccorHotels Arena is back. Meet every Thursday evening this summer, starting from May 16, 2019, to (re)discover Papa Cabane’s very pleasant concept!
Shopping malls open on Holy Thursday May 30, 2019 in Paris and Île-de-France
Sunny days are back, and it is time to get some new clothes! Do, let’s enjoy Holy Thursday on May 30, 2019 to go shopping... Here is a guide of the shopping malls open on this public holiday.
In other words, your day will be filled with fun activities!
On 30 May 2019
Paris - Ile de France
75001 Paris 1