Ideas for Easter days out

Easter weekend is a chance to discover some amazing events: shows, concerts, attractions, etc.

Unusual, unmissable and unforgettable events are shaking up the capital this Easter season.

For those who prefer to enjoy music over the Easter weekend, there are some memorable Easter concerts in the different parishes of Paris while others will prefer to surround themselves with the catchy tunes of musicals.

Museums are also playing their part and inviting visitors of all ages to discover numerous cultural venues from a different angle.

Special Easter tours

Musée des arts forains © Sébastien Siraudeau

20, 21 and 22 April 2019

For Easter weekend, the Musée des Arts Forains is offering a guided tour that’s a little off the beaten track.

Visitors will be split into two teams for a special mission: to find the Easter Bunny! Over the course of this visit, the aim of the game is to win the most points by answering questions from the tour guide or simply by showing your enthusiasm! It’s a chance to discover curiosities in a fun and festive atmosphere. The team that gets the most points and finds the Easter Bunny will win a small prize

Big Easter Concerts

Sainte Chapelle vitraux

19, 20 and 21 April 2019

Every evening of Easter weekend at 8pm, Sainte Chapelle is hosting the Orchestre Classik Ensemble as well as the Paris Cité quartet for an exceptional concert.

On the programme: Vivaldi, Pachelbel, Bach, Purcell or Monteverdi.

Che Malambo

Spectacle Che Malambo, Bobino, Paris

This springtime fall under the spell of Che Malambo, a wonderful performance of South American dance and percussion: feel the beat of the drums and other percussion, marvel at the spectacular choreography… this unique show promises a memorable evening for the whole family!

 More info on Che Malambo

Fashion Freak Show

Fashion Freak Show

Celebrate Easter in the company of one of fashion’s leading figures! With Fashion Freak Show, Jean-Paul Gaultier has created an eccentric work, inspired by his life as a couturier, the world of the catwalk and reflections on the world today. A dynamic, high-spirited and unrestrained show!

 More info on Fashion Freak Show

Guys & Dolls

Guys and Dolls 2

This famous musical transports audiences right back to the 50s! With its hit songs brought to the big screen by Frank Sinatra, its swing choreography and its New York atmosphere, Guys and Dolls is one of this spring’s must-see shows!

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Tutankhamun, the Treasure of the Pharaoh

affiche de l'exposition sarcophage du pharaon

Dive into the heart of the fascinating world of the pharaohs with this exhibition about one of the most famous of them all! With over 120 items found in Tutankhamun’s tomb, this event at the Parc de la Villette unveils the beauty of ancient Egyptian culture like never before.

 More info on Tutankhamun


Affiche de l exposition Océanie au musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac Paris

This spring, the Musée du Quai Branly - Jacques Chirac is shining a spotlight on the art of Oceanian cultures. Fiji, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea… this exhibition is a veritable voyage to distant lands to discover unexpected riches and fascinating mythologies.

 More info on Oceania

Foire du Trône (Postponed)

Event scheduled for 28 march to 24 may 2020, postponed
Pelouse de Reuilly - Bois de Vincennes, Paris

Some 350 attractions on more than 10 hectares of land at the Pelouse de Reuilly.