MUSEUM

Espace Monte-Cristo

9 rue Monte Cristo - 75020 Paris Père-Lachaise - Ménilmontant
Home to the Villa Datris Foundation Collection, the Espace Monte-Cristo has been presenting themed exhibitions every year since it opened to the public in 2018 in its industrial loft in Paris' 20th arrondissement. This eclectic Collection brings together nearly 200 works by French and international artists from the various fields of contemporary sculpture. Always in a spirit of exchange and discovery, the Espace-Monte-Cristo presents free or affordable events during its exhibitions, enabling visitors to explore the themes addressed in greater depth.

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A one-hour visit to discover a marvellous world full of light and colour, a fun visit! Designed for children aged 6 to 12, it allows them to creatively approach the different optical experiences of the works in the exhibition through a dedicated tour, full of experiments. Stereoscopy, moiré, colours... ready to explore the frontiers of our perception? From 6 to 12 years old, free on registration

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All visitors have free access to the exhibitions, the play area, the library and the guided tours

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Works of the exhibition Cinétique! Sculpture in motion is talkative. Whether static, dynamic or mechanical, the works enables us to discover movement in all its forms. Plan your free visit in the company of a mediator. Every Saturday at 4pm, booking recommended

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Free

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Works of the exhibition Cinétique! Sculpture in motion is talkative. Whether static, dynamic or mechanical, the works enables us to discover movement in all its forms. Plan your free visit in the company of a mediator. Every Saturday at 4pm, booking recommended

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The night affects our perceptions. This is why, once a month, the Espace Monte Cristo opens its doors for a night-time visit! The public can stroll among the works for a few extra hours... All public, free without prior reservation;
Night visit by torchlight
By the light of a torch and guided by a mediator, visitors can enjoy an hour-long tour revealing unsuspected facets of the works. Shadows, reflections, shapes and colours will appear in a new way, a great opportunity to try to grasp the mysteries of the optical illusion! Are you ready to immerse yourself in a unique atmosphere? Open to all, free on registration

Closings
Monday, Tuesday

Services

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English

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Visits for school groups are offered free of charge throughout the exhibition period. They are intended for children from kindergarten to post-baccalaureate studies and take place on Thursdays and Fridays, starting at 9.30 am.
Booking required on the website of the Espace Monte Cristo

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Map

Map
Address
9 rue Monte Cristo
75020 Paris
Public transportation
(M)
2Alexandre-Dumas
(B)
76La Reunion

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+33 (0) 1 58 45 16 97