International Museum Day: must-visit art venues in Paris

Published by Cécile de Sortiraparis · Photos by Cécile de Sortiraparis · Published on February 13th, 2024 at 04:40 p.m.
Need a good excuse to go to the museum? Take advantage of International Museum Day, this May 18, 2024. Discover our selection of art venues in Paris.

As you know, there are international days for (almost) everything: family day, forest day, dance day, Italian cuisine day, jazz day, castle day... So it comes as no surprise that May 18 is International Museum Day. No one is surprised, and all art lovers are delighted: here's another good excuse to visit your favorite museum, or discover a cultural nugget along the way.

May 18 has been dedicated to museums since 1977: more than a hundred countries around the world take part in this cultural event, which honors art institutions and highlights the challenges they face.

For art and culture lovers, it's a chance to stroll the aisles of museums, rediscover permanent collections and temporary programs, and share their love of art with friends and family.

Looking for a museum (or two) to visit on May 18? Look no further: Paris is overflowing with museums of all kinds, and Sortiraparis.com is here to offer you a selection of the capital's best art venues. From the must-sees to the most secret addresses, discover our guide to the museums to see in Paris this day.

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With so many museums to see in a single day, it's best to get out your running shoes! And don't forget to book your evening to enjoy the Nuit des Musées in Paris and Île-de-France.

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On May 18th, 2024

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