Le Grand Rex

1 boulevard Poissonnière - 75002 Paris

Opéra - Grands Boulevards - 2e Arrondissement


2hr visits to the Grand Rex, the largest cinema in Europe from 1932, listed as a historical monument:

- Visit to the Grand Rex in French with a guide (1hr): the building of a myth, the architectural style, decoration, shows including the Féerie des Eaux water show, new technologies including the large screen, access to the terrace on the roof of the Grand Rex... A unique visit to this magnificent art deco venue with a modern twist thanks to numerous anecdotes.

- Audio-guide route of the Rex Studios (Les Etoiles du Rex) (50 mins), "A journey to the heart of cinema", a unique and interactive in the magical world of 7è Art and behind the scenes of the Grand Rex.
Discover the magic of cinema with this behind-the-scenes tour of the Grand Rex! Sound stage, director's office, projection room, special effects... A fun and educational tour of the heart of the Grand Rex.

In this sanctuary dedicated to cinema, you'll be both actors and privileged witnesses to this art form of more than 50 years in this amazing place of Parisian heritage.

Architectural style

  • Art déco
  • 1930


  • Cinéma
  • Curiosités
  • Effets spéciaux
  • Manipulations interactives
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Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Gift shop

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • Russian

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Combined tickets

Rex Studios + visite guidée du Grand Rex. Rex Studios + film du box-office

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

Cinema rate according to the session. Rex Studios: full price, €11 ; reduced rate (under 26s, 60 and over, students, jobseekers, large families), €9.

Guided tour

Tour with audio-guide of the Rex Studios + guided visit: €16.50

Group tour

Tours with audio-guide of the Rex Studios (Les Etoiles du Rex): Adult: €10, Child (-18 years): €6.50 Tours with audio-guide of the Rex Studios (Les Etoiles du Rex) + guided visit: €14.50

Methods of payment

  • CB/Visa
  • Eurocard/Mastercard
  • Amex

Opening times

The cinema is open every day of the year. Timings depend of programming. The Rex Studios schedules are to be consulted on the website

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 Grand Rex

1 boulevard Poissonnière
75002 Paris
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 45 08 93 58

  • Subway - Bonne Nouvelle
  • Bus - 20, 39

Cinema in the same district: Opéra - Grands Boulevards

Cinema in the same arrondissement: 2nd arrondissement

Cinema in Paris and in the Paris Region: Cinema

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