European Heritage Days 2021 at Auguste Comte’s house

Published by Laurent P., Anne-christine C. · Updated on 16 September 2021 at 10h01 · Published on 15 September 2021 at 18h20
For the 38th edition of European Heritage Days, Auguste Comte's house opens for free on September 18 and 19, 2021! Walk around freely and discover more about this renown philosopher's life and work.

Make the best of the 38th edition of European Heritage Days to discover Auguste Comte's house open on Saturday September 18 and Sunday 19, 2021. Set on rue Monsieur le Prince, in the heart of the Latin Quarter, this museum-apartment has not changed a bit since Auguste Comte's death 151 years ago. Meet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. for a self-guided and free tour open to the entire family.

Maybe have you already read some of his works at school or during your studies, but who is Auguste ComteFather of sociology, this major 19th-century philosopher also developed positivism, “a global project reorganizing the society in its social, political, moral and even religious grounds” like the museum named after him says.

Place of remembrance, this apartment invites visitors on a genuine journey across time by the philosopher's side and enables to dive into his theories and grasp all the issues.
This is also the occasion to learn more about who he was and what he was working on.
Shall we go, friends?

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
From 18 September 2021 to 19 September 2021



    10 Rue Monsieur le Prince
    75006 Paris 6

    Odéon, ligne 4 ou 10


    Official website