MAD - Musée des Arts Décoratifs

107 rue de Rivoli - 75001 Paris Louvre

COVID19: reopening of the permanent collections and exhibitions of the Decorative Arts Museum on December 15, 2020.

Exhibition "Harper's Bazaar, premier fashion magazine" until January 3, 2021.

Exhibition "Unreserved drawing. Collections of the Decorative Arts Museum" until January 31, 2021.

Exhibition "Luxes" until May 2, 2021.

Access will require the online reservation of a time slot.

With nearly a million works, the collections of the musée des Arts décoratifs are among the most important in the world.
The exhibits bear witness to the French art of living from the Middle Ages to the present day. They offer an unequalled panorama of the history of furniture, tableware, jewelry, design, textiles and fashion, graphics and advertising.
A veritable conservatory of arts and crafts and creative industries, the musée des Arts décoratifs is the museum of materials and “savoir-faire” par excellence.


Les visiteurs handicapés (civils et mutilés de guerre) et leur accompagnateur bénéficient de la gratuité.


Under 18s.


Free admission for young people (under 26 years old) and children (under 18 years old) - on presentation of photo ID.
1st and 2nd level teachers (except for temporary exhibitions)
People with disabilities and social workers.
As well as for: Friends of the Decorative Arts, students and teachers of the Camondo School and the Ateliers du Carrousel, students of the Ecole du Patrimoine, students of the Ecole du Louvre, holders of ICOM, ICOMOS, AICA and press cards, staff of the Ministry of Culture and Communication, lecturers of national museums and of the Caisse Nationale des Monuments Historiques et des Sites, holders of the interMusées card.


Contact: Education and culture department (Monday-Friday: 9.30am-12.30pm) :
Under 18s, families: +33 (0) 1 44 55 59 25 / 75 - [email protected]
Over 18s, students: +33 (0) 1 44 55 59 26 - [email protected]


Individual rate + reservation fee 35€ for external guides.
Entrance fee for the permanent collections: €14.


Price: 12€.




Thursday for exhibitions only until 9pm - ticket office closes at 8.15pm.


Tuesday-Sunday, 11am-6pm. Closing time: 5.15 p.m.

  • Ascension Day
  • 15 August
  • 14 July
  • 8 May
  • 11 November


  • Educational activities
  • Shop/bookshop
  • Restaurant

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Depuis le pavillon de Marsan, dans le parcours design moderne et contemporain entièrement restauré en 2018, de superbes vues plongeantes sur les Tuileries et le jardin du Carrousel


Audioguides, drawing book, tour guide.




Guided tours, tours, dramatised tours, different activities are offered to discover and deepen the collections and exhibitions. Available in several languages, they are led by qualified lecturers in art history, plastic arts and applied arts.
For a detailed programme of the themes offered for adult groups, visit


Le Loulou (currently under construction).


Combined ticket - Musée de Arts Décoratifs + Musée Nissim de Camondo (valid for four days): €20 (concessions: €16).


English, Danish, Greek


Offer adapted to disabled people
Hearing impairment

- Motor disability: all activities are accessible. At the Musée Nissim de Camondo, only the ground floor is accessible.
- Visual impairment: tactile access to certain works and adapted teaching materials.
- Hearing impairment: LSF visits available on Thursdays in the evening and on Saturdays.
- Mental disability: talks adapted to the group.

Adapted activities and workshops

Paris for people with disabilities

Official partner


107 rue de Rivoli
75001 Paris
Parking lot
Pyramides, 27 Rue des Pyramides - 75001 Paris
Public transportation
17Palais-Royal Musée du Louvre
CMusée d'Orsay
48Palais Royal - Comedie Francaise

Useful information

  • Amex
  • CB/Visa

Espèces (aux caisses) / Chèque de vacances (aux caisses).

+33 (0) 1 44 55 59 24