Paris exhibitions calendar

All the must-see temporary exhibitions at museums and monuments as well as at art galleries.

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Human

Exhibition
from 13 May 2017 to 13 May 2019
Domaine de Longchamp - 1 carrefour de Longchamp, Paris

Humankind seen through the lens of photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand.

Archaeology Goes Graphic

Exhibition
from 26 September 2018 to 01 July 2019
Musée du Louvre - Pyramide du Louvre, Paris

A fun way of discovering Antiquity

Poison

Exhibition
from 10 October 2018 to 11 August 2019
Palais de la découverte - Avenue Franklin D. Roosevelt, Paris

The world of poisons at the Palais de la Découverte

Corps & Sport (Sports & the body)

Exhibition
from 16 October 2018 to 05 January 2020
Cité des sciences et de l'industrie - 30 avenue Corentin Cariou, Paris

Immersive exhibition showing how playing sport affects the body

Illusions

Exhibition
from 06 November 2018 to 25 August 2019
Palais de la découverte - Avenue Franklin D. Roosevelt, Paris

An interactive exhibition of 40 amazing experiences about illusions at the Palais de la Découverte

Picasso-Rutault. Le grand écart (Divergence)

Exhibition
from 20 November 2018 to 20 March 2019
Musée national Picasso-Paris - 5 rue de Thorigny, Paris

Contemporary artist Claude Rutault juxtaposes his work with Picasso’s in this solo show

Déclarations by Sebastião Salgado: Photography exhibition

Exhibition
from 08 December 2018 to 30 June 2019
Musée de l’Homme - Museum national d'Histoire naturelle - Palais de Chaillot - 17 place du Trocadéro et du 11 Novembre, Paris

Franco-Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado’s work on display at the Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Hic et Nunc: Photographs by Clarisse Rebotier

Exhibition
from 08 December 2018 to 30 June 2019
Musée de l’Homme - Museum national d'Histoire naturelle - Palais de Chaillot - 17 place du Trocadéro et du 11 Novembre, Paris

Hic et Nunc, an exhibition of work by the French photographer, muses on the welcome migrants receive in France

Forts

Exhibition
from 22 December 2018 to 05 January 2020
Cité des sciences et de l'industrie - 30 avenue Corentin Cariou, Paris

Discover forts just like your childhood favourites at la Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie