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The Musée de l’Homme opens its doors to you for a self-guided tour over 2,500 m2 of exhibition space. An ideal family outing, with a fun and interactive visitor trail. Everything has been designed to make exploring the museum accessible and enjoyable for all: original sensory devices, experiments to do together … And more than 1,800 objects are on show in the collections of prehistory, and biological and cultural anthropology.
Last but not least, enjoy the exceptional location of the Musée de l’Homme, with its gallery looking out onto the Seine and a breathtaking view of the Eiffel Tower.
Reservation is MANDATORY for a date and time slot on the site of the museum (subject to availability).
You will receive a ticket with instructions on how to book a date and time for your tour. We advise you book your time slot as early as possible.
Access to the museum is free, upon presentation of proof, for: all young people under 18 years of age, residents of the European Union aged 18 to 25 years inclusive, holders of the Education Pass, job seekers, people with disabilities and their companion, ... (complete list available on the museum's website and directly on site).
As part of the Vigipirate program security controls are put in place at the entrance of Parisian museums and monuments. In case of a large attendance, these controls can create a waiting time which cannot be skipped.
Open every day except Tuesday from 11 am to 7 pm
Last access to checkouts 45 minutes before closing.
Exceptional closure on January 1, May 1, July 14 and December 25.