Discover astronomy in the 'Planetarium', biology, chemistry, maths, physics, earth sciences, the 'Salle d'Electrostatique' (Electrostatic Room), and a room devoted to the sun and planets.
Two new permanent spaces: the 'Salle Lumière' (Light Room) where you can learn more about the chemistry, biology and physics behind this topic, and the 'Espace Hydrogène' (Hydrogen Area) which is devoted to the applications and issues with this form of energy!
The 'Salle d'Acoustique' (Acoustics Room) offers a series of experiments and demonstrations investigating the phenomenon of sound: the movement and speed of sound, the structure of simple and complex sounds (organ pipes), harmonic analysis and synthesis, interference and diffraction, the Doppler effect, beats and resonance.
Gene workshops: educational and cultural space devoted to genetics and DNA.
Epoque des collections
- Néoclassicisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
- Romantisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
- Réalisme (XIXe)
- Impressionnisme (XIXe)
- Symbolisme (XIXe)
Services and facilities of the establishment
- Educational activities
- Gift shop
- Member of the Paris Museum Pass
- Coach park
Educational activitiesTel. : +33 (0) 1 56 43 20 25. For information, www.palais-decouverte.fr/enseignants
RestaurantCafé du Palais: Tuesday to Saturday, 9.30am to 5pm ; Sundays and public holidays: 10am to 6pm
Coach parkDépose avenue Franklin Roosevelt. Stationnement possible cours la reine.
Prices and times
Entrance fees and modalities
Group tourBooking required: +33 (0)1 56 43 20 25
Free for young people and childrenUnder 3 years
Methods of payment
- Chèque Vacances
January 1st, May 1st, Christmas
- Ascension Day
- 8 May
- 14 July
- 15 August
- 1 November
- 11 November
Voir la carte
Palais de la découverte
Avenue Franklin D. Roosevelt
Subway - Champs-Élysées - Clemenceau
RER - Invalides
Bus - 28, 42, 52, 63, 72, 73, 80, 83, 93
Offer adapted to disabled visitors
- Adapted activities and visits
- Free admission for disabled visitors on presentation of proof
- Free admission for the accompanying person