Jeu de Paume Paris

1 place de la Concorde - 75008 Paris

Louvre - 8e Arrondissement

Façade du Musée du Jeu de Paume, Paris © OTCP - DR


The Jeu de Paume Paris, located in the Tuileries Gardens close to Place de la Concorde, is dedicated to photography, video, art house films and new technologies. The collections are only displayed in temporary exhibitions, which take place throughout the year.

Architectural style

  • Second empire


  • Photographie

Epoque des collections

  • Néoclassicisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
  • Romantisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
  • Réalisme (XIXe)
  • Impressionnisme (XIXe)
  • Symbolisme (XIXe)


The Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume is situated in the Tuileries Gardens.

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop
  • Bookshop
  • Car park/Parking
  • Coach park
  • Restaurant

Languages spoken

  • English

Educational activities

Family tours, Saturday at 3.30pm. Discover Jeu de Paume's exhibitions as a family, accompanied by tour guides. Duration: 1 hour. For more information call +33 (0) 1 47 03 12 41 or email


'Le Petit Café'

Coach park

Carrousel du Louvre

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

Entrance: €10. Concessions: €7.50

Guided tour

Guided tours take place every Wednesday and Saturday at 12.30pm. Free entry on presentation of your entrance ticket to the exhibitions.

Group tour

Group prices: Adult guided tours in French or English (for groups of up to 25 people): €200 (entry included) Adult visits without a guide: booking required with their 'service educatif'. Each visitor must bring their ticket. Priority access to exhibitions: €200 (entry included). School visits (with or without guide): €80 (entry included). [Find out more about teacher/student activities] For more details or to make a booking contact the 'service educatif': +33 (0) 1 47 03 12 41


Free entry to the Satellite programming exhibitions.

Free for young people and children

'Mardis jeunes' ('young Tuesdays'): free entry for students and under 26s on the last Tuesday of the month, 11am to 9pm.

Methods of payment

  • CB/Visa
  • Eurocard/Mastercard

Closing times


Exceptional closure

Closed outside of temporary exhibitions.

Opening times

Tuesday: 11am-9pm; Wednesday-Sunday: 11am-7pm. Closed outside of temporary exhibitions. Closed bank holiday Mondays.

Late opening

Until 9pm Tuesday

Exceptional opening

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

Voir la carte

Jeu de Paume Paris

1 place de la Concorde
75008 Paris
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 47 03 12 50

  • Subway - Concorde
  • Bus - 42, 52, 72, 73, 84, 94

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

  • Hearing Hearing
  • Mental Mental
  • Physical Physical
  • Visual Visual

Access facilities

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

Accessibility information

The Jeu de Paume is accessible to disabled people.

Physical disability:
- Car access for disabled visitors via the Pont de Fer entrance (Seine side, towards the Louvre)
- The building has specific accommodations: access ramp and lift
- 3.7% gradient of 1.85 m long ramp to entre the museum, narrow rest platform at the top of the ramp
- Disabled toilets are mixed
- 5 spaces for wheelchair users in the auditorium
- Parking possible in front of the building, visitors must inform the Jeu de Paume in advance
- Folding seats available for visitors

Hearing impairment:
- Guide booklets are given to visitors
- Six amplifiers are available at the welcome desk for use in exhibitions with videos
- A magnetic induction loop in the auditorium can be tuned to hearing aids in the T position to amplify sound
- Filmed portraits, image presentations of the accessible exhibitions available online, are subtitled in French for the hard-of-hearing and can be viewed in the articles on each exhibition
- The majority of videos are subtitled in French when they are in another language

Visual impairment:
- For art conservations reasons, the maximum light level for vintage cameras is 50lux
- All staircases are adapted for people with visual impairments
- Magnifying glasses are available to visitors at the welcome desk
- Description cards have good colour contrast (black and white)

Mental disability:
- The Jeu de Paume's education service develops activities in partnership with Medical adn Educational Institutions and regularly welcomes hospital visits
- The Jeu de Paume also receives specialized teachers (hospital staff in training) several times a year

More details on accessibility

Museum in the same district: Louvre

Museum in the same arrondissement: 8th arrondissement

Museum in Paris and in the Paris Region: Museum

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