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Museum

Musée en herbe

The museum is aimed at younger people in the hopes of making them more aware of and interested in art. With a touch of...

  • Mental

21 rue Hérold

75001 Paris

District : Louvre

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Description
The museum is aimed at younger people in the hopes of making them more aware of and interested in art. With a touch of irreverence and a lot of humour, the Musée en Herbe makes culture more accessible by educating young people in an active and adapted way. Through play and humour, the museum develops children’s sensitivity, curiosity and creativity through artistic, scientific and civic themes, especially created for families.
Children under 12 come from all over to participate in various workshops at the Musée en Herbe, where you can put together ‘fish collages’ and create see-through paper flower stencils to put on the windows. Original and educational, both children and parents who are eager to make new discoveries enjoy these activities.
Temporary exhibitions and workshops provide younger people with knowledge of museum heritage.

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Collections

Painting, Fauvism (20th century), Cubism (20th century), Modernisme (XXe) , Expressionism (20th century), Futurism (20th century), Dadaism (20th century), Surrealism (20th century), Abstractionism (20th century), Movement (20th century), Contemporary (20th century - 21st century)

Statute

Private

Private
Services and facilities of the establishment
Services

Educational activities, Gift shop

Documentation in a foreign language

braille

Educational activities

Several art workshops for children, in French. Booking on +33 (0)1 40 67 97 66 or on resa.meh@gmail.com

Other

Bookshop

Business area
Number of meeting rooms

1

Number of private rooms

1

Room rental

No

Entrance fees and modalities
Independent tour

1 guided visit: children €10/reduced rate: €9, adults €6/reduced rate: €5 1 Baby visit: children €6, adults free 1 Workshop: €10 1 Workshop and guided visit: €16

Guided tour

Fixed rate 5 workshops: 40€ Fixed rate 20 workshops: 150€

Free

Teachers, ICOM card. Reduced rate: CEZAM Card, Large Family Card, Student Card, Unemployment Card, Senior Citizens Card.

Free and reduced for disabled people

Free and reduced for disabled people : Free for the disabled and an accompanying person on presentation of written proof.

Methods of payment
  • CB/Visa
  • Eurocard/Mastercard
Opening times
Opening times

Monday to Sunday all day from 10am to 7pm, school holidays and public holidays.

Late opening

Open until 9pm on Thursdays.

Exceptional opening

1 January, Easter, Easter Monday, Ascension Day, 8 May, Whitsuntide, Whit Monday, 14 July, 15 August, 1 November, 11 November, 25 December

Musée en herbe

21 rue Hérold , 75001 Paris

Events
Atelier à quatre mains au musée en Herbe

Atelier

from Sunday 02 November 2014 to Sunday 02 November 2014

Une super Nana !A quatre mains et avec beaucoup d'entrain, parent et enfant se plient en quatre pour...


Il était une fois… La Bande à Niki, exposition au musée en Herbe

Il

from Thursday 13 March 2014 to Monday 05 January 2015

Niki et ses amis.Le musée en Herbe présente une exposition hors du commun sur Niki de Saint Phalle et les...


Address details
Musée en herbe

21 rue Hérold
75001 Paris
GPS : 48.8651323 / 2.3418321000000333

Telephone : +33 (0) 1 40 67 97 66 - Fax : +33 (0) 1 40 67 92 13

Contact

Website : www.musee-en-herbe.com

Access

District : Louvre

  • Châtelet, Palais Royal - Musée du Louvre
  • 85, 74, 29, 48, 67
  • Châtelet - Les Halles
Adapted to disabled people
  • Adapted to mentally impaired Mental
Access facilities offered to disabled people

Free for the disabled and an accompanying person on presentation of written proof.

More information on accessibility

For visitors that are mentally disabled, adapted family-based exhibitions and workshops on artistic and civic themes are organized by an educational speaker.


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