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
Fondation GoodPlanet - Domaine de Longchamp - 1 carrefour de Longchamp, Paris

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

Once upon a Time… Science in Fairy Tales

Exhibition
from 03 October 2017 to 18 November 2018
Cité des sciences et de l'industrie - 30 avenue Corentin Cariou, Paris

The science of fairy tales at the Cité des Sciences

Froid (cold)

Exhibition
from 05 December 2017 to 16 September 2018
Cité des sciences et de l'industrie - 30 avenue Corentin Cariou, Paris

The Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie focuses on the theme of the cold in this temporary exhibition

Patate! (Potato!)

Exhibition
from 05 December 2017 to 06 January 2019
Cité des sciences et de l'industrie - 30 avenue Corentin Cariou, Paris

A potato-themed exhibition, from culture to consumption, at the Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie

Paintings from afar

Exhibition
from 30 January 2018 to 03 February 2019
Musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac - 37 quai Branly, Paris

The Musée du Quai Branly – Jacques Chirac shows more than 200 canvases from its collection of paintings

Neanderthal: the exhibition

Exhibition
from 28 March 2018 to 07 January 2019
Musée de l’Homme - Museum national d'Histoire naturelle - Palais de Chaillot - 17 place du Trocadéro et du 11 Novembre, Paris

A playful, immersive trail to meet one of our most illustrious cousins

Roman Cieslewicz - La fabrique des images

Exhibition
from 03 May 2018 to 23 September 2018
MAD - Musée des Arts Décoratifs - 107 rue de Rivoli, Paris

An exhibition paying tribute to Polish artist and designer Roman Cieslewicz at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs.

Un œil ouvert sur le monde arabe

Exhibition
from 15 May 2018 to 06 January 2019
Institut du monde arabe - 1 rue des Fossés Saint-Bernard, Paris

The Institut du monde arabe is celebrating its 30th anniversary with an enthralling exhibition!