European Heritage Days 2019 at the Institut de France

Published by Laurent P. · Published on 21 September 2019 at 17h35 · Updated on 21 September 2019 at 21h30
The Institut de France takes part in the 36th edition of European Heritage Days on September 21 and 22, 2019. The occasion to discover one of the least known institutions in Paris!

Culture reaching its climax… This is what offers the Institut de France – a place aiming at offering to the five Academies (French, Sciences, Fine Arts, Moral and Political Sciences), a harmonious setting to work to the improvement of their respective field. A mission trying to make Parisians and tourists discover the establishment for the 36th edition of European Heritage Days on September 21 and 22, 2019.

Created in 1795, the Institut de France is housed within the Palais du Quai de Conti and also manages four libraries. On the menu, free visits to discover the story of this institution, its architecture, its cupola and even its large session rooms. In other words, the occasion to dive into the story of a historic building and learn more about one of the French cultural institutions. Let’s go, friends!

European Heritage Days 2019 Program in Paris and the Ile-de-France Region:

And to get your bearings more easily, we've made you some themed guides:

Practical information

Opening Time
From 21 September 2019 to 22 September 2019



    23, quai de Conti
    75006 Paris 6


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