Discovering what happens behind the scenes of a movie auditorium, walking in the footsteps of actors or moviemakers in Paris… Cinema is given pride of place during European Heritage Days: seventh art lovers will make the most of it to visit lots of iconic movie places in Paris. For the 39th European Heritage Days on September 17 and 18, 2022, discover gems in our region and their exclusive program!
This year, European Heritage Days are themed on sustainable heritage. Ecology, environment, as well as protecting works and memories: each place can adapt to the theme their way to tell their stories as well as possible.
Make the most of this event to visit places for free or a lesser cost and live an exclusive experience out in iconic venues in the city.
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Cinema-driven outings of the weekend:
European Heritage Days 2022: in the footsteps of Georges Méliès in Montreuil
For European Heritage Days on Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022, the city of Montreuil invites you to discover cinema trailblazer Georges Méliès thanks to a walk in the streets of the city that saw his talent rise. [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2022: Le Rex movie theater
One of Île-de-France’s most iconic and historic movie theaters is set in Châteney-Malabry in the 92 department. Inaugurated by Jean Marais, Yves Montand, Edith Piaf and Jean Cocteau in 1944, the Centre d’Art Cinématographique Le Rex is on for European Heritage Days and it is free of charge! Meet on Saturday September 17. [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris: the Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé Foundation
For the 39th edition of European Heritage Days, the Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé Foundation opens for free on September 17 and 18, 2022. The occasion to discover the entire building desined by Renzo Piano, attend silent movie sessions as live concert version and take part in guided tours. [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris: the Cinémathèque Française
Temple of the cinematographic heritage, it was natural for the Cinémathèque Française to take part in the 2022 edition of European Heritage Days. On September 17 and 18, (re)discover this location devoted to cinema. [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2022 at Paris Le Grand Rex
For European Heritage Days 2022, held on Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, Paris Le Grand Rex invites you to go behind the scenes. Stage wings, fun facts, you will know everything about this legendary movie theater in Paris set on the Grands Boulevards. [Read more]
Craving for more? Check more guides and selections of European Heritage Days-special outings. Unusual outings, family-friendly outings, museums, parks, castles, places exceptional opening on the occasion, there is something for everyone!
European Heritage Days 2022 in Paris (75)
For European Heritage Days 2022, on September 17 and 18, 2022, in Paris, monuments and historic places open (often free of charge) to tell you all about their secrets. Do not miss this incredible event! [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2022 in theaters and show venues in Paris
For European Heritage Days held on Saturday September 17 and Sunday 18, 2022, Paris theaters and show venues open their doors for free to take you behind the scenes. Let us sneak backstage, friends, shall we? [Read more]
Dates and Opening Time
From 17 September 2022 to 18 September 2022