Fondation Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé

73 avenue des Gobelins - 75013 Paris

Place d'Italie - Quartier Chinois - 13e Arrondissement


The Foundation Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé was set up in 2006 by Jérôme Seydoux-Pathe, president of Pathe since 1990. Its purpose is to preserve the historical legacy of this pioneering film company and to make it available to the public. The Foundation is recognized by the State and is the only foundation of its kind devoted to cinema. Through its various activities, the Foundation Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé advances the preservation and promotion of the Pathe heritage. Since the opening of its new headquarters in 2014, in an outstanding building designed by Renzo Piano, the Foundation has invited the public to discover silent films through programs and exhibitions. Guided tours of the building, organized every Saturday at 12 am, are proposed to the visitors.

Architectural style

  • XIXè siècle


  • Affiches
  • Appareils
  • Architecture
  • Cinéma
  • Photographie

Epoque des collections

  • Réalisme (XIXe)
  • Impressionnisme (XIXe)
  • Symbolisme (XIXe)

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop
  • Bookshop

Languages spoken

  • English

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English

Educational activities

The foundation offers workshops on silent films.

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

Combined ticket for 1 screening + free access to exhibition spaces: €6 (adults) /€4 (under 14s).

Guided tour

Guided visit of the building: Saturdays 12pm, €7 per person (book two weeks in advance, either in-person or online).

Methods of payment

  • CB/Visa

Closing times

Monday, Sunday

Opening times

Salle Charles Pathé and exhibitions: Tuesdays 1pm-8pm ; Wednesday to Friday 1pm-7pm ; Saturdays 11.30am-8pm.

Exceptional opening

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

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Fondation Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé

73 avenue des Gobelins
75013 Paris
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 83 79 18 96

  • Subway - Place d'Italie
  • SNCF - Gare d'Austerlitz
  • Tram - Porte d'Italie
  • Bus - 83, 47, 27

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

  • Physical Physical

Access facilities

  • Reduced rates for disabled visitors on presentation of proof

Museum in the same district: Place d'Italie - Quartier Chinois

Museum in the same arrondissement: 13th arrondissement

Museum in Paris and in the Paris Region: Museum

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