European Heritage Days 2022 in historic monuments in Paris and Ile de France

Published by La rédaction · Photos by Cécile D. · Published on 11 August 2022 at 20h45
Paris and Ile-de-France historic monuments open for the 39th edition of European Heritage Days. These Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022, come and enjoy these jewels filled with history thanks to lovely programs for the entire family.

This is the 39th edition of this European event, and we cannot get bored. Spread the word, in Paris and Île-de-France, there are plenty of sites to visit every year. European Heritage Days areback on Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022! Over 1,500 places open their doors for free - or a lesser cost - to make you discover the story and treasures hidden in the area.

As per usual, many castles and Parisian museums take part in this cultural celebration. And how about changing a bit this year? Make the most of this exceptional event to visit historic monuments that have it all to delight curious people looking for discoveries. To enjoy the most beautiful sites listed in Île-de-France and dive into the heart of history, keep reading!

The program is updated accordingly. Check it out again soon for novelties.

Discover the program of European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris historic venues:

Photos : Rose Bakery à la maison de BalzacPhotos : Rose Bakery à la maison de BalzacPhotos : Rose Bakery à la maison de BalzacPhotos : Rose Bakery à la maison de Balzac European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris: Balzac’s house
Balzac’s bucolic house will open for European Heritage Days on September 17 and 18, 2022. The occasion to discover this hidden place recently renovated. [Read more]

Visuel Paris Notre DameVisuel Paris Notre DameVisuel Paris Notre DameVisuel Paris Notre Dame European Heritage Days 2022: Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral renovation village
For the 39th European Heritage Days, on Saturday September 17, and Sunday 18, 2022, the public facility entrusted with preserving and renovating the Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral provides several entertainments about the different jobs taking part in the renovations. [Read more]

Visuels musée et monument ConciergerieVisuels musée et monument ConciergerieVisuels musée et monument ConciergerieVisuels musée et monument Conciergerie European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris: the Conciergerie
For European Heritage Days, the Conciergerie opens its doors for free on Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022, for self-guided tours of this former Parisian prison packed with history. [Read more]

Run My City 2019, les photosRun My City 2019, les photosRun My City 2019, les photosRun My City 2019, les photos European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris: The Académie des Beaux-Arts
The Académie des Beaux-Arts in Paris opens for European Heritage Days. Meet on September 17 and 18, 2022, to discover the program of this 39th edition. [Read more]

Visuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Tour Jean Sans PeurVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Tour Jean Sans PeurVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Tour Jean Sans PeurVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Tour Jean Sans Peur European Heritage Days 2022: discover Paris John the Fearless Tower
Discover the medieval universe of the Tour Jean-Sans-Peur (or Tower of John the Fearless) for European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris! On September 17 and 18, guided tours at mini prices are held. [Read more]

L'Histoire Silencieuse des Sourds, l'exposition au PanthéonL'Histoire Silencieuse des Sourds, l'exposition au PanthéonL'Histoire Silencieuse des Sourds, l'exposition au PanthéonL'Histoire Silencieuse des Sourds, l'exposition au Panthéon European Heritage Days 2022 at Paris Pantheon: an exceptional and unmissable concert
For European Heritage Days 2022, the Pantheon opens on Sunday September 18. In addition to visiting this monument dedicated to Great Men for free, attend an exclusive show about the musical bands of the Air and Space Army. [Read more]

L’Histoire du cimetière du Père Lachaise à ParisL’Histoire du cimetière du Père Lachaise à ParisL’Histoire du cimetière du Père Lachaise à ParisL’Histoire du cimetière du Père Lachaise à Paris European Heritage Days 2022: uncommon stroll at Paris Père-Lachaise cemetery
For European Heritage Days 2022, the Père-Lachaise cemetery encourages you to come over and discover characters resting there. Meet on Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022, for an uncommon walk in the heart of the famous Parisian cemetery. [Read more]

L'Hôtel de la MarineL'Hôtel de la MarineL'Hôtel de la MarineL'Hôtel de la Marine European Heritage Days 2022: visit the wonderful Hôtel de la Marine in Paris
On Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022, Paris Hôtel de la Marine opens for the 39th edition of European Heritage Days. The occasion to discover this iconic building standing on the Place de la Concorde. [Read more]

Visuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Palais du LuxembourgVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Palais du LuxembourgVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Palais du LuxembourgVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Palais du Luxembourg European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris: exclusive tour of the Senate – Palais du Luxembourg in Paris
The French Senate takes part in European Heritage Days 2022! Make the most of the weekend on Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, to discover the Palais du Luxembourg, and the Petit Luxembourg, without forgetting the greenhouses of the Jardin du Luxembourg. [Read more]

LaurentP Cour des ComptesLaurentP Cour des ComptesLaurentP Cour des ComptesLaurentP Cour des Comptes European Heritage Days 2022 at the General Accounting Office in Paris
European Heritage Days are back on September 17 and 18, 2022, in Paris and Île-de-France! This is the occasion to discover secrets of major institutions in the city including the General Accounting Office unveiling a great program. [Read more]

Base de données LaurentPBase de données LaurentPBase de données LaurentPBase de données LaurentP European Heritage Days 2022 at Paris Invalides - Musée de l'Armée
European Heritage Days are coming to the Hotel des Invalides on September 17 and 18, 2022. Not only will the Musée de l'Armée be free for these two days, but also unique visits and many workshops will be provided to history enthusiasts. [Read more]

Visuel Paris SorbonneVisuel Paris SorbonneVisuel Paris SorbonneVisuel Paris Sorbonne European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris: Sorbonne
For European Heritage Days, the Sorbonne holds several events in this historic and cultural monument on Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022. [Read more]

Visuel Paris Tour EiffelVisuel Paris Tour EiffelVisuel Paris Tour EiffelVisuel Paris Tour Eiffel European Heritage Days 2022 at the Eiffel Tower: visit the historic lift’s engine room
European Heritage Days land on September 17 and 18, 2022, in Paris and Île-de-France. This is the occasion to discover the secrets of the city’s most iconic landmark: the Eiffel Tower. Here is the program! [Read more]

La Collection Pinault à la Bourse de Commerce : ouverture prochaineLa Collection Pinault à la Bourse de Commerce : ouverture prochaineLa Collection Pinault à la Bourse de Commerce : ouverture prochaineLa Collection Pinault à la Bourse de Commerce : ouverture prochaine European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris: free tours of the Bourse de Commerce – Pinault Collection
European Heritage Days land on September 17 and 18, 2022, in Paris. On the menu, free tours of the Bourse de Commerce to discover the Pinault collection and the fabulous architecture of this Parisian monument. [Read more]

Journées du Patrimoine 2022 à Paris : visite de l'Institut Cervantes et de ses trésors classésJournées du Patrimoine 2022 à Paris : visite de l'Institut Cervantes et de ses trésors classésJournées du Patrimoine 2022 à Paris : visite de l'Institut Cervantes et de ses trésors classésJournées du Patrimoine 2022 à Paris : visite de l'Institut Cervantes et de ses trésors classés European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris: visit the Institute Cervantes and its listed treasures
European Heritage Days expect you on September 17 and 18, 2022, in Paris. do not miss the Instituto Cervantes and the Octavio Paz library in the 16th arrondissement: this is the occasion to visit the institute, nestled in a hotel particulier, and discover all its elements listed as Historic Monuments. [Read more]

Visuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Comédie FrançaiseVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Comédie FrançaiseVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Comédie FrançaiseVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Comédie Française European Heritage Days 2022: exceptional guided tour of the Comédie Française
For the 39th edition of European Heritage Days in Paris and Île-de-France, the Comédie Française exceptionally opens for guided tours held on September 17 and 18, 2022. Upon registration. [Read more]

Notre-Dame de Paris : la grande exposition immersive en réalité augmentée au Collège des BernardinsNotre-Dame de Paris : la grande exposition immersive en réalité augmentée au Collège des BernardinsNotre-Dame de Paris : la grande exposition immersive en réalité augmentée au Collège des BernardinsNotre-Dame de Paris : la grande exposition immersive en réalité augmentée au Collège des Bernardins European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris: exclusive tours and entertainments at the Collège des Bernardins
For European Heritage Days 2022, the Collège des Bernardins provides many entertainments, and guided tours. Meet on September 17 and 18, 2022, to discover this former Cistercian college of the University of Paris. [Read more]

Fnac Live Paris 2022 avec Keren Ann, Jane Birkin, Clara Luciani : on y était, on vous raconteFnac Live Paris 2022 avec Keren Ann, Jane Birkin, Clara Luciani : on y était, on vous raconteFnac Live Paris 2022 avec Keren Ann, Jane Birkin, Clara Luciani : on y était, on vous raconteFnac Live Paris 2022 avec Keren Ann, Jane Birkin, Clara Luciani : on y était, on vous raconte European Heritage Days 2022: visit Paris City Hall
For European Heritage Days 2022, Paris City Hall opens to the public for self-guided and free tours (upon registration). Meet on Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022, to discover the mayor's office, the library and the boardroom or even the formal reception halls and the Paris Rendez-Vous store. [Read more]

La Sainte-Chapelle et ses 1113 vitraux, un véritable joyau gothique à ParisLa Sainte-Chapelle et ses 1113 vitraux, un véritable joyau gothique à ParisLa Sainte-Chapelle et ses 1113 vitraux, un véritable joyau gothique à ParisLa Sainte-Chapelle et ses 1113 vitraux, un véritable joyau gothique à Paris European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris: The Sainte Chapelle
Make the best of European Heritage Days 2022 to visit the magnificent Sainte Chapelle, this architectural jewel in Paris that is over 800 years old. On Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022, come along and learn more about this hidden building built to house the Christ’s crown of thorns. [Read more]

Visuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Bibliothèque ForneyVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Bibliothèque ForneyVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Bibliothèque ForneyVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine Bibliothèque Forney European Heritage Days 2022 at the Bibliothèque Forney – Hôtel de Sens
For European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris, the Hôtel de Sens housing the Bibliothèque Forney library opens on Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022, for free. [Read more]

Visuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine ministère de la JusticeVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine ministère de la JusticeVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine ministère de la JusticeVisuel Journées du Patrimoine/Matrimoine ministère de la Justice European Heritage Days 2021: visit the Ministry of Justice
For European Heritage Days, the Ministry of Justice opens the Hôtel de Bourvallais on Saturday September 18 and Sunday 19, 2021. For a self-guided tour, visit the office of the current Attorney General, Eric Dupond-Moretti. You can sign up from September 13, 2021! [Read more]

 

And a few kilometers away from Paris, in Île-de-France:

Journées du Patrimoine 2022 : visite guidée de la Closerie Falbala - Fondation Dubuffet (94)Journées du Patrimoine 2022 : visite guidée de la Closerie Falbala - Fondation Dubuffet (94)Journées du Patrimoine 2022 : visite guidée de la Closerie Falbala - Fondation Dubuffet (94)Journées du Patrimoine 2022 : visite guidée de la Closerie Falbala - Fondation Dubuffet (94) European Heritage Days 2022: guided tour of the Closerie Falbala – Fondation Dubuffet (94)
The Closerie Falbala – major piece by Dubuffet – opens for free on European Heritage Days. On Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022, do not hesitate to visit (upon registration) this art brut masterpiece covering 1,500sqm and built between 1971 and 1976 in the open air. [Read more]

Domaine départemental de ChamarandeDomaine départemental de ChamarandeDomaine départemental de ChamarandeDomaine départemental de Chamarande European Heritage Days 2022 at the Domaine de Chamarande (91): a historic and artistic place to see
Feel like enjoying a great day out with the family to celebrate European Heritage Days? Then head to the Domaine de Chamarande in Essonne: the castle and its park are open for free on September 17 and 18, 2022. [Read more]

La Maison de l'Empereur au Château de FontainebleauLa Maison de l'Empereur au Château de FontainebleauLa Maison de l'Empereur au Château de FontainebleauLa Maison de l'Empereur au Château de Fontainebleau European Heritage Days 2022 at the Château de Fontainebleau (77): immersive and family-friendly tours
The Château de Fontainebleau takes part in European Heritage Days held on Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022. On the menu: guided tours, games booklet and discovery of this magnificent castle in Seine-et-Marne. [Read more]

Les Grandes Eaux Musicales 2018 au Château de VersaillesLes Grandes Eaux Musicales 2018 au Château de VersaillesLes Grandes Eaux Musicales 2018 au Château de VersaillesLes Grandes Eaux Musicales 2018 au Château de Versailles European Heritage Days 2022 at the Palace of Versailles (78)
For European Heritage Days 2022, the Palace of Versailles invites you to discover the place in a republican tour! Meet on September 17 and 18, 2022, for unique and fabulous tours! [Read more]

 

The gorgeous Île-de-France region houses genuine gems you must discover! Do you know all these historic places already? Then have a look at the program in fashion temples and in parks and gardens.

Visuel Paris Printemps HaussmannVisuel Paris Printemps HaussmannVisuel Paris Printemps HaussmannVisuel Paris Printemps Haussmann European Heritage Days 2022 in temples of fashion: fashion houses and department stores
European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris land on September 17 and 18. On the occasion, let us discover the temples of fashion opening in Paris. Fashion houses’ and department stores’ secrets are waiting for you! [Read more]

Visuel Paris Jardin des TuileriesVisuel Paris Jardin des TuileriesVisuel Paris Jardin des TuileriesVisuel Paris Jardin des Tuileries European Heritage Days 2022 in parks and gardens in Paris and Île-de-France
For this new edition of European Heritage Days, come along and discover parks and gardens in Paris and Île-de-France. Guided tours and a breath of fresh air, they have it all for a great stroll on September 17 and 18, 2022. [Read more]

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
From 17 September 2022 to 18 September 2022

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    Location

    Paris
    75 Paris

    Prices
    Free

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