Chinese New Year 2020 at Paris Musée Guimet

Published by My B. · Photos by My B. · Published on 13 January 2020 at 13h15
On January 24 and 25, 2020 come along and celebrate the Chinese New Year at Musée Guimet in Paris with several activities. Touch-tours, creative workshop and commented tours are on the menu.

On Friday January 24 and Saturday 25, 2020, Musée Guimet in Paris celebrates the year of the Rat. Throughout the weekend, the museum offers its visitors to experience a major festive event through several activities.  


  • Rites and legends of the Chinese New Year
    Descriptive and sound touch-tour
    Friday Jan. 24
    2:30 p.m.
    Duration: 1h30

  • FSL tour
    Rites and legends of the Chinese New Year
    Saturday Jan. 25
    11 a.m.
    Duration: 1h30

  • Open workshops and tours
    Saturday Jan. 25
    From 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    2 p.m., 2:45 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 4:15 p.m.
    Admission ticket
    Free of charge by presenting your admission ticket, as long as seats are available
    Ground-floor, in front of the auditorium

  • Protecting genies
    With Magali Satgé and Justine Perrichon
    To celebrate the Lunar New Year, ceramists artist Magali Satgé invites us to an open and participative workshop: a bit of clay, dexterity, the creation of a protecting genie able to walk by our side all year around. Magali's friend and intermediary Justine Perrichon will tell us about the protecting guardians and genies present in the permanent collections.

THis is a lovely program for wonderful cultural discoveries!

And for even more ideas, check the Chinese New Year in Paris guide out.

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
From 24 January 2020 to 25 January 2020



    6, place d´ Iéna - 19, avenue d´ Iéna
    75116 Paris 16

    Métro : Boissière (L6) ou Trocadéro (L9)

    Tarif réduit: €5.5
    Tarif plein: €7.5

    Official website

    More informations
    Horaires : 10h-18h

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