Museum

Musée national des arts asiatiques - Guimet

6 place d'Iéna - 75116 Paris

Trocadéro - Passy - 16e Arrondissement

Description

The Musée National des Arts Asiatiques – Guimet is home to the most important collection of Asian art in Europe, and the most comprehensive in the world. Step through the doors of the MNAAG and travel in Asia, from Afghanistan to Japan, without leaving France.

Viewpoint

Panoramic view of the Chaillot hill, view of the Eiffel Tower

Architectural style

  • Eclectique

Collections

  • Armes
  • Arts graphiques
  • Bronzes
  • Céramique
  • Décors intérieurs
  • Dessins
  • Estampes
  • Histoire
  • Manuscrits
  • Mobilier
  • Objets de la vie quotidienne
  • Objets du culte
  • Peinture
  • Religions d'Extrême-Orient
  • Sculpture
  • Spectacle vivant
  • Textiles
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Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop
  • Member of the Paris Museum Pass
  • Restaurant
  • Free Wifi
  • Cloakroom

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Chinese
  • Korean

Combined tickets

2nd visit is free within 14 days of the first visit

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

Permanent collections: €8.50 / €6.50 (concessions)
Permanent collections + temporary exhibition: €11.50 / €8.50 (concessions)

Guided tour

€8 per person, entrance ticket not included. Some guided tours of exhibitions are free of charge.

Group tour

€8.50 per person (group of 30 persons in the permanent collections, 20 persons in the temporary exhibitions).

Free

Every first Sunday of the month, access to the permanent collections and temporary exhibitions is free and without reservation.
On presentation of proof of identity, access to the museum is free for:
- Disabled people and their companions
- Persons receiving the French minimum old-age pension, war-disabled persons, civilian invalids (with an accompanying person)
- Teachers from the French Ministry of Education (on presentation of the ‘Education Pass’)
- MNAAG pass
- Jobseekers and those on French minimum social benefits (on presentation of proof)
- Students in artistic disciplines (+ 26 years old)
- Holders of the Culture Card, Icom, Icomos
- Museum curators and inspectors general, INHA staff
- National lecturers and national guide-interpreters
- SAMG and EFAO members
- Members of the Board of Directors and of the museum's acquisitions committee
- journalists on presentation of a press card
- Art critics' association or members of the Syndicate
- Professional artists (mentioned in art. L.382-1 of the Social Security Code)
- Members of Parliament, Senators, Members of the European Parliament

Free for young people and children

Free of charge for: - under 18s (on presentation of an identity document). - young people aged 18 to 25 (inclusive) who are EU nationals (on presentation of an identity document)

Closing times

Tuesday

Exceptional closure

Weekly closure on Tuesdays, closed on 1 January, 1 May and 25 December.

Opening times

Open daily except Tuesdays.

Exceptional opening

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

Voir la carte

Musée national des arts asiatiques - Guimet

6 place d'Iéna
75116 Paris
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 56 52 54 33
contact@guimet.fr
www.guimet.fr

  • Subway - Iéna
  • RER - Pont de l'Alma
  • Bus - 22, 32, 63, 72, 80, 92

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

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

Access facilities

  • Loan of wheelchairs
  • Free admission for disabled visitors on presentation of proof
  • Free admission for the accompanying person

Accessibility information

Motorl disability:
- Accessible entrance via outdoor ramp, visitors must be accompanied
- Entrance located in the middle of the platform
- Parking spaces at 15-17 Rue Boissière
- Platform lift in the welcome area
- Lifts to access exhibitions floors
- Adapted toilets
- Welcome desk is easily identifiable and has a lowered section, but does not have leg room under the desk
- Folding seats available (on request)
- Heidelbach Hotel not accessible
- Auditorium on tha garden level can welcome wheelchair users in the upper section
- Information cards in the exhibitions are sometimes positioned too high and can be hard to access
- Some display cases not accessible (works/information cards not at an appropriate angle)
- Grab rail currently being installed in women's toilets; transfer of weight to the left in men's toilets

Visual impairment:
- Tactile tours: individual visits on set dates/group visits by booking at resa@guimet.fr
- Information cards in the exhibitions have good colour contrast but are sometimes slightly too high

Hearing impairment:
- Guided tours in French Sign Language at the Musée Guimet and Musée d'Ennery: individual visits on set dates/group visits by booking at resa@guimet.fr
- Museum staff trained in French Sign Language

Mental disability:
- Educational wrokshops and specific group visits by booking at resa@guimet.fr

More details on accessibility

Museum in the same district: Trocadéro - Passy

Museum in the same arrondissement: 16th arrondissement

Museum in Paris and in the Paris Region: Museum

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