Nuit des Musées 2024: 10 original and unusual things to do in Paris and the Île-de-France region

Published by La Rédac · Photos by Cécile de Sortiraparis · Published on May 16th, 2024 at 06:53 p.m.
For the Nuit des Musées 2024, we've put together a selection of unusual outings to change your habits and help you discover new horizons. Discover our program of original outings to experience on Saturday, May 18, 2024 during this special night!

Every year, for one evening, the museums and monuments of France open their doors to us for a moment of communion. On the occasion of the Nuit des Musées 2024, this Saturday May 18, these museums invite us once again... For new adventures. Forget conventional tours, traditional exhibitions and evenings without surprises.

A number of museums have decided to surprise us with unusual activities and events, a must-do to spice up your evening.

Sleepovers, lantern tours, unusual concerts... What original events await us this year in the museums of Paris and theÎle-de-France region? For an evening like no other, follow our guide to the most original museums and events for this 20th Nuit des Musées!

We look forward to seeing you this Saturday, May 18, 2024, for a Nuit des Musées full of adventure and good humor.

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The Nuit des Musées 2024 also takes place at the Maison Elsa Triolet - Aragon, in Saint-Arnoult-en-Yvelines (78)! This Saturday, May 18, 2024, come and discover this magnificent site and its sculpture garden by night. Click here for the program! [Read more]

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This Saturday, May 18, 2024, the Musée de l'Air et de l'Espace will be hosting a special nocturne. As part of the Nuit des Musées (Museum Night), the Musée de l'Air is offering guided tours designed especially for the occasion! [Read more]

Can't wait? So are we! See you on May 18, 2024 for an unforgettable evening!

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
On May 18th, 2024

× Approximate opening times: to confirm opening times, please contact the establishment.

    Prices
    Free

    Recommended age
    For all

    Official website
    nuitdesmusees.culture.gouv.fr

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