Institut Giacometti

5 rue Victor Schoelcher - 75014 Paris

Montparnasse - Alésia - 14e Arrondissement

What's on?

COVID19: the Giacometti Institute reopens on15 May 2020 with the exhibition 'In Search of Lost Works'.
From 4 July to 29 November 2020: Exhibition 'Walking Man'. It brings together for the first time all the works related to this theme.


Housed in a listed art deco-style 'hôtel particulier', the Institut Giacometti has recreated the workshop of Alberto Giacometti, a major 20th century artist inseparable from the history of Montparnasse. In this 350 m² space, several sculptures (plaster, earth, bronze), 5,000 drawings in the graphic arts, a library, Giacometti's furniture and walls painted by the artist are presented for the first time to the public. Various annual exhibitions and educational activities enrich the programme. Tickets for the Institut Giacometti can be booked online or at the Institut (by banker's/credit card only).

Architectural style

  • Art déco
  • Art nouveau


  • Architecture
  • Arts décoratifs
  • Arts graphiques
  • Beaux-Arts
  • Bibliothèque
  • Bronzes
  • Décors intérieurs
  • Design
  • Dessins
  • Estampes
  • Lettres autographes
  • Lithographies
  • Manuscrits
  • Mobilier
  • Peinture
  • Photographie
  • Sculpture

Epoque des collections

  • Cubisme (XXe)
  • Modernisme (XXe)
  • Surréalisme (XXe)
  • Mouvement (XXe)
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Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop
  • Bookshop
  • Visitor tools

Languages spoken

  • English

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

Self-guided tour by reservation and by time slot via online ticketing or on-site payment by credit card only. Full price €8.50, reduced price €3 or €5.


Methods of payment

  • CB/Visa
  • Eurocard/Mastercard

Other methods of payment: En ligne

Closing times


Opening times

Tuesday to Sunday, 10am-6pm.

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Institut Giacometti

5 rue Victor Schoelcher
75014 Paris

  • Subway - Raspail
  • RER - Denfert-Rochereau
  • SNCF - Gare Montparnasse
  • Bus - 38, 59, 64, 68, 88, 91

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

  • Physical Physical

Access facilities

  • Adapted activities and visits
  • Free admission for disabled visitors on presentation of proof
  • Free admission for the accompanying person
  • Priority admission

Museum in the same district: Montparnasse - Alésia

Museum in the same arrondissement: 14th arrondissement

Museum in Paris and in the Paris Region: Museum

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