Musée de Préhistoire d’Île-de-France

48 avenue Etienne Dailly - 77140 Nemours

77 - Seine-et-Marne

Musée de Préhistoire d’Île-de-France, salle 1, Paris © Y. Bourhis/Département77


The Musée départemental de Préhistoire d'Île-de-France designed by architect Roland Simounet is found at Nemours, in the heart of a picturesque forest with numerous prehistoric sites. The museum retraces the major stages of Prehistory and Early History of the entire Île-de-France, and the first vestiges attesting to human presence (around 600,000 years ago) at the end of the Gallic period .


At the heart of a picturesque forest that is home to several prehistoric sites.

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

€3. Reduced price: €2 (seniors, Holiday voucher recipients)

Group tour

Reception of groups is on reservation. School groups and students, recreation centers, social and disability sectors: free Other groups: € 2 / person More information at +33 (0) 1 64 78 54 80


- 26 years, French social beneficiaries, jobseekers, students, veterans and their accompanying person, disabled people and their accompanying person.

Free for young people and children

- 26 years School and student groups, leisure centres, recipients of social and disabled benefits.

Opening times

Open every day, except Tuesday and Saturday mornings, 10am-12:30pm and 2pm-5:30pm (6pm in July and August).

Exceptional opening

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

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Musée de Préhistoire d’Île-de-France

48 avenue Etienne Dailly
77140 Nemours
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 64 78 54 80

  • SNCF - Nemours - Saint-Pierre

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

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

Access facilities

  • Adapted activities and visits
  • Loan of wheelchairs
  • Free admission for disabled visitors on presentation of proof
  • Free admission for the accompanying person

More details on accessibility

'Tourisme & Handicap' marked establishment

  • 'Tourisme & Handicap' mark
  • For mental disability For mental disability
  • For visual disability For visual disability

Museum in the same district: 77 - Seine-et-Marne

Museum in Paris and in the Paris Region: Museum

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