Services and facilities of the establishment
- Educational activities
- Gift shop
- Car park/Parking
Educational activitiesThere is a range of fun and educational workshops available for you to learn about calligraphy, cookery, the trees in the park, how to make bread, etc. Booking essential: +33 (0) 1 40 03 75 75.
Gift shopThere are several gift and book shops: the Boutique de la Cité, the park bookshop, Actes Sud, and the Harmonia Mundi (book)shop.
RestaurantThere are numerous places to eat in the Parc de la Villette: the 'Café des Concerts', 'Goûtu', 'Hippopotamus', 'My Boat' et 'La Petite Halle'.
Prices and times
Entrance fees and modalities
Free for young people and childrenFree admission to the park and gardens.
Bernars Tschumi's 26 'Folies' and the park's 15 gardens are open every day.
The 'jardin des vents et des dunes' contains a secure play area for infants (aged 0-2 years) as well as older children (up to 13 years). It is open 10am-8pm, from April to October. From November to March, it is open on Wednesday, at the weekend, on public holidays and every day during school holidays from 10am until nightfall.
The Jardins Passagers (seasonal gardens) are open on Saturday and Sunday from May to September, 3pm-7pm.
- 1 January
- Easter Monday
- Ascension Day
- 1 May
- 8 May
- Whit Monday
- 14 July
- 15 August
- 1 November
- 11 November
- 25 December
Voir la carte
Parc de la Villette
Subway - Porte de Pantin
Bus - 75, 151, PC2, PC3
Access via the canal with Canauxrama and Paris Canal. The jetty is located at the intersection of the Canal de l'Ourcq and the Galerie de la Villette. 8 Velib' stations serve the Parc de la Villette.
Accessible car parks (paying) open 24/7 at the north and south entrances to the park.
Accessibility for disabled people
There is a car park reserved for visitors with reduced mobility.