Musée National de la Marine

17 place du Trocadéro - 75116 Paris

Trocadéro - Passy - 16e Arrondissement

What's on?

Closure of the maritime museum from the end of March 2017 - 2021


Discover one of the oldest maritime museums in the world: models of ships from the 17th century, naval paintings and artefacts, figurines and current themes.
The age and diversity of its collections (old and contemporary models of ships, full size collectors items, paintings, figurines, navigation equipment, etc.) makes it one of the most popular maritime museums in the world. There is a complete programme of activities on offer for all ages to complete your visit.
Everyone can discover the great history of the navy, from the epic era of the fabulous three mast ship to legendary liners.

Architectural style

  • 1930


  • Armes
  • Beaux-Arts
  • Bibliothèque
  • Histoire
  • Instruments
  • Peinture
  • Salles (autres)
  • Salles de réception
  • Sculpture

Epoque des collections

  • Baroque (XVIe - XVIIe)
  • Rococo (XVIIIe)
  • Néoclassicisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
  • Romantisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
  • Réalisme (XIXe)
  • Impressionnisme (XIXe)
  • Symbolisme (XIXe)
  • Fauvisme (XXe)
  • Cubisme (XXe)
  • Modernisme (XXe)
  • Expressionisme (XXe)
  • Futurisme (XXe)
  • Dadaisme (XXe)
  • Surréalisme (XXe)
  • L'abstraction (XXe)
  • Mouvement (XXe)
  • Contemporain (XXe - XXIe)


Trocadéro gardens

Membre du Paris Museum Pass

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop
  • Bookshop
  • Member of the Paris Museum Pass
  • Coach park
  • Visitor tools

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • French sign language

Visitor tools

Included in entrance fee. For those entitled to free entry: €2 per audio guide. Available in French, English, Spanish, German and Italian.

Educational activities

Workshops and special events according to the museum's current exhibitions. Activity trail for children; workshops from 4yrs; storytelling sessions. Booking at +33 (0) 1 53 65 69 53.

Coach park

Drop-off possible at Place du Trocadéro

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

Permanent collections: €7 / €5 (concessions)
Permanent collections and temporary exhibitions (including audio guide): €10 / €8 (students) / €5 (7-18yrs) / €3 (3-6yrs)

Guided tour

1hr guided tour on Saturdays and Sundays for adults and families. Booking on +33 (0)1 53 65 69 53 or

Group tour

Adult group visit of more than 15 people: group rate of €5 per person (permanent collections) or €7 (exhibition) School group visit: group rate of €1.60 per child (exhibition), free for permanent collections Approved museum lecturer Adults: €144. Duration 1hr30 Book on +33 (0)1 53 65 69 53 or


Free for those under 26 from countries within the European Union, primary and secondary school teachers (except temporary exhibitions).
Free for disabled visitors and an accompanying person, job seekers, those on welfare benefits, journalists, active military personnel and members of AAMM, ICOM, SNSM or AMERAMI.

Free for young people and children

Under 18s (except temporary exhibitions)

Closing times


Opening times

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 11am to 6pm.
Saturday and Sunday: 11am to 7pm.

Exceptional opening

  • Easter
  • Easter Monday
  • Ascension Day
  • 8 May
  • Whitsuntide
  • Whit Monday
  • 14 July
  • 15 August
  • 1 November
  • 11 November

Voir la carte

Musée National de la Marine

17 place du Trocadéro
75116 Paris
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 53 65 69 53

  • Subway - Trocadéro
  • RER - Champ de Mars - Tour Eiffel
  • Bus - 22, 30, 32, 63, 72, 82
  • Batobus: Eiffel Tower

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

  • Hearing Hearing
  • Mental Mental
  • Physical Physical
  • Visual Visual

Access facilities

  • Adapted activities and visits
  • Loan of wheelchairs

Accessibility information

-Physical impairment: museum partially adapted. Permanent collection galeries have ground level access but no disabled toilets. To access temporary exhibition spaces on level -1, ask a member of staff.
-Visual impairment: for partially-sighted visitors, booklets available at reception in large print.
-Audio impairment: welcome desks, tills and cloakroom all equipped with hearing loop. Audio guides for visitors with induction loop. Some multimedia features throughout the permanent collections are sub-titled in French.
For more information on accessibility and tours:
Visit the website:
Contact :
+33 (0)1 53 65 69 53 /

Museum in the same district: Trocadéro - Passy

Museum in the same arrondissement: 16th arrondissement

Museum in Paris and in the Paris Region: Museum

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