You can follow the history of the sewers, from the days of Lutèce to the present day, through a 500m underground path. A unique way to discover Paris, an exhibition showing the water cycle in Paris and its history. Numerous models and machines used in the past as well as today.
Ville de Paris
Services and facilities of the establishment
- Gift shop
- Photos allowed
- Member of the Paris Museum Pass
Prices and times
Entrance fees and modalities
€4.40 / €3.60 (groups of 10 or more, those with 'Famille Nombreuse' or 'Paris-Famille' cards, students, children aged 6-16yrs, servicemen in uniform and 'Améthyste' or 'Emeraude' cardholders).
Reservations must be made in advance.
Group tourGroups of 10 or more people can request a guided tour. Reservation must be made in advance via the Musée des égouts reception.
For those working for Paris City Council and the Paris department, unemployed and those receiving French welfare benefits and servicemen in uniform between 1 and 20 July.
Free for young people and childrenUnder 6s
Methods of payment
Closing timesThursday, Friday
October to March : from Saturday to Wednesday from 11am to 5pm. From May to September : from Saturday to Wednesday from 11am to 6pm. Closed for two weeks in mid-January (contact the museum for the exact dates).
Opening of ticket desks
One hour before closing time.
- Easter Monday
- Ascension Day
- 1 May
- 8 May
- Whit Monday
- 14 July
- 15 August
- 1 November
- 11 November