Because August 15 is a public holiday, many venues are closed. You better be ready before heading out in Paris without knowing anything. For this public holiday, you have many possibilities:
Exhibitions, museums and monuments open on August 15, 2019, Assumption Day in Paris
On Thursday August 15, 2019, many Parisians museums and monuments will be open. You can then enjoy a walk in these French institutions... What monuments or museums will you discover?
Paris-Plages 2019: artificial sand-free beaches along the river Seine
When will Paris-Plages open? Each year, when the sand arrives in Paris, Parisians and tourists suddenly feel like they are living in the tropics. In 2019, the artificial beaches will be open from July 6 to September 1 with many animations on the Voie Georges Pompidou, the Hôtel de Ville and the Bassin de la Villette, where a huge swimming-pool awaits us!
Summer Garden 2019 at Paris Musée du Quai Branly – Jacques Chirac
Every summer, the Musée du Quai Branly in Paris opens its garden to passersby and music lovers: Hip Hop Collections festival, naps, free workshops for children… The Summer Garden 2019 is filled with events and surprises! Meet from July 14 to August 31, 2019. Free admission.
Tuileries funfair 2019
From Saturday June 21 to Sunday August 25, 2019, the Tuileries funfair will be back. Do not miss this incredible human-size family funfair in full heart of Paris.
The Fête des Loges 2019
For four centuries, the Fête des Loges has been pleasing many children and adults throughout summer! This festive encounter is back from Friday June 28 to Sunday August 18, 2019 (included) to make you enjoy over 200 attractions scattered across the wonderful setting of the Saint-Germain-en-Laye forest.
The Lion King and Jungle Festival at Disneyland Paris - Pictures and Video
From June 30 to September 22, 2019, Disneyland Paris offers a brand-new season focusing on the Lion King and the Jungle Book, to come back for a second edition this summer 2020. An invitation to a festive journey to discover with your family or friends.
Parc Astérix celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2019 with a new ride and novelties
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.
Nuit aux Invalides 2019, Lutetia, 3000 years of stories - Video
Nuit aux Invalides, or Night at the Invalides, is THE wonderful light and sound show in Paris this summer. From July 12 to August 30, 2019, the indoor façade of the Invalides tale us 3000 years of stories, from yesterday's Lutetia to today's Paris. A fascinating show to attend absolutely. VIDEO
Open-air cinema in La Villette 2019: What's on
From July 17 to August 18, 2019, La Villette open-air film festival is back for its 29th edition. On the menu: a month of free movie screenings on La Villette lawn focusing on a theme: Tomorrow!
Shopping malls opening hours on the Assumption, August 15, 2019 in Paris and Île-de-France
Need to go shopping on Thursday August 15, 2019? Check the opening hours of shopping malls for a serene spree!
To know more about what to do in Paris this special weekend, have a look at our guide.
Happy Assumption day to all and have fun!