Every year, on European Heritage Days, or the Journées du Patrimoine, musems and monuments open their doors so that you can discover the greatest treasure in France and Europe. This year, despite the coronavirus crisis, the event is sustained on Saturday September 18 and Sunday 19, 2021. In Paris and Ile de France many museums, monuments, and castles, as well as other cultural places open their doors for free so that you can enjoy wonderfulenterainments, guided tours, and exhibitions.
With your family, friends, or partner or even on your own, this cultural event is a must. And for good reason, everyone finds something that suits them! This year's unifying theme is "Heritage for all, together let us make heritage live on".
This year again, you are expected on Friday September 17, for the "Look up!" operation. Teachers and students of all ages are invited to discover the heritage in their region and know more about its preservation.
So, if you want to go and conquer Ile-de-France castles, go from museums to museums, dive into Medieval Paris, or even push the doors of the greatest institutions open? To help you out, we invite you to discover the best of European Heritage Days 2021 near you or to your taste!
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Program of the 38th edition of European Heritage Days:
European Heritage Days 2021 in Paris (75)
For European Heritage Days 2021, on September 18 and 29, 2021, 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 2021 with kids in Paris and Ile de France
European Heritage Days are the perfect occasion to discover Paris and its region's cultural heritage with your family. Between free tours, entertainments for childrens and all types of fun, it would be a shame to stay home on Saturday September 18 and Sunday 19, 2021. [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2021: top 10 quirky outings in Paris
You think you know everything about Paris? I promise, you have still got things to discover. This September Saturday 18 and Sunday 19, 2021, you will be blown-away by European Heritage Days! Meet our 10 favorites for these European Heritage Days 2021 in Paris and Ile-de-France. [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2021, secret places in Paris
Thanks to European Heritage Days, discover secret and little-known places in Paris and Île-de-France. On Saturday September 18 and Sunday 19, 2021, do not miss your appointment with the hidden heritage! [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2021 in Paris and Ile de France castles
European Heritage Days 2021 are the occasion to visit castles often open for free! Classic or Renaissance estate, fortified castles, royal residences, on September 18 and 19, 2021, castles tell us all about their secrets. [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2021 in museums in Paris and Ile de France
For European Heritage days 2021, many museums open for free in Paris and Île-de-France. Meet on Saturday September 18 and Sunday 19, 2021 to enjoy a program filled with wonderful discoveries. [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2021 in historic monuments in Paris and Ile de France
Paris and Ile-de-France historic monuments open on European Heritage Days 2021. These Saturday September 18 and Sunday 19, 2021 come and enjoy these jewels filled with history thanks to lovely programs. [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2021: exceptional openings
In Paris, European Heritage Days are the occasion to discover places usually closed to the public. Here are monuments exceptionally opening on September 18 and 19, 2021 for this major event. [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2021 in the Marais, Paris
European Heritage Days take place on September 18 and 19, 2021, and we want to you to the Marais to discover the craziest venues you can visit. [Read more]
European Heritage Days 2021 in Paris Latin Quarter
European Heritage Days 2021 are the occasion to rediscover Paris and its monuments in a new light. On September 18 and 19, 2021, we offer you to take a walk in the Latin Quarter. [Read more]
Dates and Opening Time
From 18 September 2021 to 19 September 2021
Paris - Ile de France