European Heritage Days 2020 at the Lafayette Anticipations Foundation

Published by Anne-christine C. · Photos by Laurent P. · Published on 14 September 2020 at 22h35
For the 37th edition of European Heritage Days, the Lafayette Anticipations Foundations open and makes us discover its contemporary art collections. And enjoy the exceptional open house of the production studios to see what happens backstage. Meet in Paris Marais on Saturday September 19 and Sunday 20, 2020.

For the 37th edition of European Heritage Days, Galeries Lafayette company foundation created in October 2013, the Lafayette Anticipations Foundation opens. Enjoy a free tour of the collections, and an exclusive visit of the production studios of the foundation. Meet in Paris Marais on September 19 and 20, 2020.

From 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., discover the 875sqm exhibition area with pecular contemporary works of art accessible to all. As a matter of fact, the foundation's first and foremost mission is to put the best of contemporary creation within reach of the greatest number.

Furthermore, the Lafayette Anticipations foundation aims at being a pluridisciplinary laboratory mixing visual arts, dance, music and even performance. As a matter of fact, in addition to the exhibition area, the foundation is also a production place supporting the contemporary creation. For European Heritage Days 2020, the edition studio and the production studio exceptionally open to the public so that they can discover many machines working for art and artists.

The guided tour of the studios lasts 45 minutes and is supervised by a mediator. Meet on Saturday September 19 and Sunday 20, 2020 at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. or 2 p.m. to dive into Lafayette Anticipations backstage. Tour opens from 5 years old, free admission upon booking from September 2 on the foundation's website.

Here is a trendy family outing!

European Heritage Days 2020 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

Dates and Opening Time
From 19 September 2020 to 20 September 2020



    9 Rue du Plâtre
    75004 Paris 4

    Métro ligne 1 et 11 station "Hôtel de Ville", ligne 11 station "Rambuteau"


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