Monument

Le Toit de la Grande Arche Member

1 parvis de la Défense - En haut des marches de la Grande Arche - 92800 Puteaux

La Défense, 92 - Hauts-de-Seine

Description

The view: At the top of the Grande Arche, you will discover what is not the largest roof terrace in Paris. A promenade deck of 100m crosses the building along the historic axis of the city. From there, you can see the great monuments that have forged the identity of the city, from the Louvre, the nearby Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower, to the Tour Montparnasse, the Louis Vuitton Foundation, and Mont Valerien, and so many others besides!
But it is also a view of the largest open-air museum in France with 69 monumental exhibits on the forecourt of La Défense including the Stabile of Calder or the Thumb of Caesar.
The cultural spce: The first space dedicated to photojournalism and photography of current events, under the artistic direction of Jean François Leroy, founder of the International Festival of Photojournalism ('vista pour l'image / Perpignan'), the Arche du Photojournalisme welcomes four major exhibitions every year, each lasting three months, which honour and celebrate great French and international reporters.

Viewpoint

Over all of Paris

Architectural style

  • Contemporain

Collections

  • Architecture
  • Photographie
  • Salles (autres)
  • Salles de réception
  • Salons privés

Epoque des collections

  • Mouvement (XXe)

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Coach park
  • Restaurant
  • Free Wifi

Languages spoken

  • English

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English

Restaurant

Les Jardins de Joséphine: opens at midday for lunch and in the afternoon (3pm-6.30pm) for drinks and snacks. Set menu (starter + main + cheese or dessert): €50 Does not serve dinner. Lina's offers fast food.

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

Access to rooftop terrace: €15
Access to rooftop terrace + photojounalism exhibition: €19

Guided tour

Estimates only.

Group tour

Access to rooftop terrace: €12 Access to rooftop terrace + photojounalism exhibition: €16

Free

Free entry for under 3s.

Free for young people and children

Children (3-18 years) Access to rooftop terrace: €7 Access to rooftop terrace + photojounalism exhibition: €11

Methods of payment

  • CB/Visa
  • Eurocard/Mastercard

Other methods of payment: Espèces

Opening times

Every day from 10am to 7pm.

Exceptional opening

  • 1 January
  • Easter
  • Easter Monday
  • Ascension Day
  • 1 May
  • 8 May
  • Whitsuntide
  • Whit Monday
  • 14 July
  • 15 August
  • 1 November
  • 11 November
  • 25 December

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Le Toit de la Grande Arche

1 parvis de la Défense - En haut des marches de la Grande Arche
92800 Puteaux
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 40 90 52 20
accueil@lagrandearche.fr
http://www.lagrandearche.fr/

  • Subway - La Défense - Grande Arche
  • RER - La Défense - Grande Arche
  • Tram - La Défense - Grande Arche
  • Bus - 73, 141, 158, 159

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

  • Physical Physical

Monument in the same district: La Défense 92 - Hauts-de-Seine

Monument in Paris and in the Paris Region: Monument

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