On Saturday September 19 and Sunday September 20, 2020, we make the best of European Heritage Days so that we can know more about history and visit unexpected and fantastic venues.
Museums, monuments as well as places of power usually closed such as ministries, prefectures and even prisons, the European Heritage Days are the occasion to live out great experiences for an often busy weekend.
But since over 17,000 monuments are open to the public throughout the weekend, choosing something to do can be very hard. So, because we are nice people, we selected you the best things to do in Paris to make the best of these European Heritage Days 2020 in Paris.
Top 10 tips for European Heritage Days 2020in Paris:
European Heritage Days 2020 at the Senate – Palais du Luxembourg in Paris
The French Senate takes part in European Heritage Days 2020! Make the most of the weekend to discover the Palais du Luxembourg, the Petit Luxembourg as well as the Luxembourg garden greenhouses.
European Heritage Days 2020 in Notre-Dame de Paris Crypt
European Heritage Days 2020 are coming to Notre Dame archaeological crypt. On the menu, walking-tour inside and outside and discovering of the “Notre-Dame de Paris, from Victor Hugo to Eugène Viollet-Le-Duc” exhibition.
European Heritage Days 2020 at Paris Cirque d’Hiver Bouglione
For the 37th edition of European Heritage Days, show fans are expected on Sunday September 20, 2020 at the Cirque d’Hiver Bouglione. On the menu: an exclusive tour of the circus to discover the magic happening backstage!
European Heritage Days 2020 at Paris Musée des Arts Forains
Paris Musée des Arts Forains takes part in European Heritage Days once again but not as usual. This year, you can book a charged open guided tour or try and win an exclusive tour backstage on Friday September 18 or Saturday September 19, 2020. It is up to you!
European Heritage Days 2020 at the Musée des Arts et Métiers
The Musée des Arts et Métiers takes part in European Heritage Days on Saturday September 19 and Sunday 20, 2020, offering us free guided tours and workshops especially delighting kids.
European Heritage Days 2020 at Paris Pantheon
For European Heritage Days 2020, the Pantheon opens on September 19 and 20, 2020. In addition to visiting this monument dedicated to Great Men for free, entertainments expect families on Saturday, including writing workshops and a concert by the Armée de l'Air - French air force. Mandatory booking!
European Heritage Days 2020 at the Château de Fontainebleau (77)
The Château de Fontainebleau does take part in European Heritage Days held on Saturday September 19 and Sunday 20, 2020. This year, in addition to visiting the grand apartments of the Château, stayed as they were under Napoleon III, you can try your hand at court tennis and meet the artisans maintaining the estate!
European Heritage Days 2020 at the Palace of Versailles (78)
For European Heritage Days 2020, the Palace of Versailles invites you to discover the place through comics! Meet on September 19, and 20, 2020 for picturesque tours.
European Heritage Days 2020 in Paris: The Tuileries Garden
For European Heritage Days in Paris, the Tuileries garden shows you all about its history. Guided tours expect you on September 19 and 20, 2020.
European Heritage Days 2020 at the National Academy of Medicine in Paris
This Saturday September 19, 2020, the National Academy of Medicine opens its doors for free on the occasion of European Heritage Days. Enjoy a tour with an academician, and learn more on the history and the mission of the academy, while admiring a glorious Art Déco building.
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:
Dates and Opening Time
From 19 September 2020 to 20 September 2020
Paris - Ile de France
75001 Paris 1