Discover one of the most emblematic monuments of Paris!
Enjoy a breathtaking view of the city from the top of this imposing stone structure inspired by ancient arches.
Containing an impressive collection of historical artifacts and works of art related to the monument and its history, a visit to the Arc de Triomphe offers a deep dive into the history of France and Paris.
Located at the end of the famous Champs-Elysées avenue, the Arc de Triomphe is a true symbol, bearing the illustrious names of the Nation. It also houses the tomb of the unknown soldier, whose flame is rekindled every evening. A monument not to be missed!
The terrace provides superb views both by day and night across the city and its great sweeping avenues !
Crédits photos : © Jean-Christophe Ballot, © Michel Setboun, © Jean-Luc Laimm, © Ian Kelsall
The visit is free for under 18s as well as 18-25 year olds from countries within the European Union. The free ticket must be picked up at the ticket office at the entrance.
Free admission: The first Sunday in January, February, March, November and December
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
1 April to 30 September: 10 am to 11 pm
October 1 to March 31: 10 am to 10:30 pm
Last admission 45 mins before closing
Closed on the following public holidays: January 1st, December 25th
Please note that visits will only begin one hour after the site opens.
If you have any questions about accessibility, please consult the detailed accessibility guide for this venue by clicking here.