Carnavalet Musee de l'Histoire de Paris

Type: Art Museums, History Museums, Museums

Map / Directions 10Best Says

A museum dedicated to the history of Paris, from its beginnings to the present, is the Carnavalet. With exhibits highlighting Paris from Neolithic times to the present day, this museum has a broad...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

Due to COVID-19, please check with the attraction for the most recent updates to their opening hours.

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Permanent collection Free
    temporary exhibits Adult €5; Child (13-18) €3.50; Child (0-12) Free

  • Things to Do in December, Museums: "The museum's permanent collection offers free entry and its rotating exhibits are so enticing that you'll likely want to delve into them too while you're here."
  • Best for Things to Do in December Because: Basking in a luxurious re-do, the Musee Carnavalet is once again open for visitors. The results of its years-long renovations are not to be missed.
  • Best for Museums Because: The Carnavalet takes you through the history of Paris from its Gallo-Roman times all the way up through the Third Empire and on into today.

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