Pavillon de l'Arsenal

21 boulevard Morland - 75004 Paris

Le Marais - 4e Arrondissement


City of Paris centre for information, documentation and urban and architectural exhibitions. The Pavillon de l'Arsenal enables you to understand the evolution of Paris, the influence of its history on urbanism. Across 3 floors: a permanent collection and large model, modern galleries, temporary exhibitions, a picture library and conferences. The Pavillon de l'Arsenal has launched the "Archivélo" routes: 4 bike routes to discover Greater Paris.

Architectural style

  • Contemporain


  • Architecture
  • Documents
  • Maquettes

Epoque des collections

  • Contemporain (XXe - XXIe)

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop
  • Bookshop
  • Restaurant

Languages spoken

  • English

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English

Educational activities

Spaces for exhibitions and raising awareness of the challenges the city once faced, still faces and will face, the Pavillon des Enfants is a space for free or supervised activities. Drawings or models, children's creations are exposed all year to enable us, children and adults, to discover the city from all perspectives. Unrestricted access from Tuesday to Saturday, 10.30am to 6.30pm and Sundays, 11am to 7pm. Children's workshops: Every Saturday from 3pm to 5pm. Free workshops. 12 places per workshop. Reservations essential:


"La Ruche qui dit oui" settles down every Saturday at the Pavillon de l'Arsenal.

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

Free and unrestricted access.


Free for every visitor.

Closing times


Opening times

Tuesday to Sunday from 11am to 7pm.

Exceptional opening

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

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Pavillon de l'Arsenal

21 boulevard Morland
75004 Paris
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 42 76 33 97

  • Subway - Sully - Morland
  • RER - Gare de Lyon
  • Bus - 67, 86, 87

Museum in the same district: Le Marais

Museum in the same arrondissement: 4th arrondissement

Museum in Paris and in the Paris Region: Museum

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