Museums Night 2017 is a golden opportunity to enjoy a walk with your family: exhibitions and museums, workshops for kids, the whole for free on Sunday in the afternoon. Your wallet will thank you! This Saturday May 20, 2017 we should make the best of it! Choose what museum to visit with your children.
On this 13th Museums Night, staying inside hiding inside is out of question. With 46 participating museums throughout Île-de-France, (almost) every museum is free for this event. This great culture celebration is something you should not miss! And do not be fooled by the title Museums "Night", children are also allowed to take part in it.
Some museums understood the importance of Museums Night within family life and decided to open their doors in the afternoon, offering a wide range of activities to children and adults...
Because there is no reason that only adults can enjoy it, Sortiraparis presents you a selection of the best child activities offered by Museums on this Museums Night 2017!
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Museums Night for kids in Paris, program:
- Museums Night at the Centre Pompidou (2016)
The Centre Pompidou takes part in the Museums Night 2016 and invites us to discover its collection for free and through guided tours! For children, the installation "Vous êtes ici" (You are here) by street artist JR is free until 10 p.m.!
- Museums Night 2017 at the Louvre
The Louvre invites children and adults to take over the sacred monster of the Parisian heritage during a night visit free of charge for everyone. And children really should have a look at the exhibition La Classe, l’Oeuvre!
- Museums Night 2017 at the Musée des arts et métiers
The Musée des arts et métiers invites us to a night-time visit on Saturday May 20, 2017. On the menu: free visit of the museum and several demonstrations of incredible inventions!
- Museums Night 2017 at the Cité des Sciences
For Museums Night, the Cité des Sciences welcomes us with the family on Saturday May 20, 2017 at night-time to make us discover the world and science.
- Museums Night 2017 at the Palais de la Découverte
The Palais de la Découverte opens its doors for free and for 24 hours from Saturday May 20 at 6 p.m. to Sunday May 22 at 6 p.m. An incredible program is offered with concerts, night-time visits, night-sky gazing sessions and movies!
- Museums Night 2017 at the Musée de l’Homme
On Saturday May 20, 2017, the Musée de l’Homme will stay open until late to welcome curious children and adults willing to visit its collections.
- Museums Night 2017 at the Muséum national d’Histoire Naturelle
The museum takes part in Museums Night on this Saturday May 20, 2017 and invites us to discover for free the "Comme un ours" exhibition!
- Museums Night at the Musée en Herbe (2016)
For Museums Night 2016, the Musée en Herbe welcomes children for free and from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. This is the occasion to visit the new premises suited for children and its exhibition dedicated to Geluck’s Cat.
- Museums Night 2017 at the Musée de l’Immigration
For Museums Night 2017, the Musée de l’Immigration welcomes the very famous Académie Fratellini on this Saturday May 20, 2017. All evening long, the Parisian public as well as tourists are invited to discover these Italian circus genius who immigrated in France but the museum’s exhibitions as well!
- Museums Night 2017 at Les Arts Décoratifs
Les Arts Décoratifs takes part in Museums Night on this Saturday May 20, 2017. All evening long permanent and temporary exhibitions will be free of charged.
Museums Night for kids in Île de France:
- Museums Night at the Palace of Versailles (Versailles 78)
For Museums Night 2017, the Palace of Versailles offers us to spend the night in the Royal Chapel, the King’s Apartments, the Hall of Mirrors. Visitors can live out a privileged night experience in the heart of the former royal residence.
- Museums Night at the Carte à Jouer (Issy-les-Moulineaux, 92) (2016)
For Museums Night 2016, the Musée de la Carte à Jouer located at Issy-les-Moulineaux invites children and adults to discover card games and Russian boards!
- Museums Night 2017 at the Musée de l’Air et de l’Espace (Bourget, 93)
On Saturday May 20, 2017 you are invited at the Musée de l’Air et de l’Espace for an exceptional evening. For Museums Night, Musée de l’Air makes us discover our planet seen from the sky.
- Museums Night 2016 at the Archéa (Louvres, 95) (2016)
For Museums Night 2016, the Musée d’Archéologie offers us the castle life on Saturday May 21, 2016. In addition to visiting the museum and the ruins of the Château d’Orville, children and adults take part in the building of a fortified castle with the family!
Good Museums Night 2017 to all the families out there!
Here is a wonderful program, but if you happen to willing to discover another part of Île-de-France, do not hesitate to have a look at our Museums Night in Île-de-France list: