Maison de l'Unesco

7 place de Fontenoy - 75007 Paris

Tour Eiffel - Invalides - 7e Arrondissement


Located near the Eiffel Tower and the École Militaire is the Maison de l'Unesco, the headquarters of the honourable institution since 1958, where great architects and artists are collaborated from the 20th century. Architecture by Bernard Zehrfuss, Marcel Breuer; the exterior sculptures Alexander Calder, Henry Moore and Eduardo Chillida; the works displayed inside by Joan Miró, Pablo Picasso, Alberto Giacometti and Brassaï. The main building was built of seven floors forming a three-branched star, to which two other buildings need to be added. Guided tours can be organised. The Maison de l'Unesco holds public events (exhibitions, concerts, etc.) of which the programme can be found on the website. Specific publications, stamps, medals and original gifts are worth a visit to the shop (open from Monday to Friday).

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Gift shop
  • Bookshop

Languages spoken

  • English

Entrance fees and modalities

Closing times

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

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Maison de l'Unesco

7 place de Fontenoy
75007 Paris

  • Subway - École Militaire
  • Bus - 28, 82, 92

Monument in the same district: Tour Eiffel - Invalides

Monument in the same arrondissement: 7th arrondissement

Monument in Paris and in the Paris Region: Monument

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