Museums or monuments open on 1 January

What are the museums, monuments and cultural sites in Paris open on 1 January 2020?

Lights, Grand Palais, Paris © OTCP - Marc Bertrand

If you would like to visit a museum, a monument or cultural venue on New Year’s Day, here is a list of places in Paris and Ile-de-France that will be open on 1 January 2020.

Grévin Paris Member

Museum
10 boulevard Montmartre, Paris, 75009
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Meet over 200 celebrities in a breathtaking setting! Ever wanted to come face to face with Louis XIV of France, Mozart or Jean......

Dalí Paris Member

Museum
11 rue Poulbot, Paris, 75018

Dalí Paris exhibits over 300 artworks by Salvador Dalí from a private collection. Painting, sculptures, etchings, surrealist......

La tour Eiffel Member

Monument
5 avenue Anatole France - Champ de Mars, Paris, 75007
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A not-to-be-missed monument and symbol of the capital, the Eiffel Tower stands 325 m tall, and weighs 10,100 tons, 7,300 of which......

Musée de l'Orangerie Member

Museum
Jardin des Tuileries, côté Seine, Paris, 75001
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In impressively-sized rooms, the Musée de la l'Orangerie houses a series of large Water Lilies paintings which are masterpieces......

Mundolingua Member

Museum
10 rue Servandoni, Paris, 75006

Language is one of the most fundamental skills in people. It is also something that has played a decisive role in the evolution......

Musée de Montmartre - Jardins Renoir Member

Museum
12 rue Cortot, Paris, 75018

The studios at 12-14 Rue Cortot were once meeting places and were home to many artists, including Pierre-August Renoir, Charles......

Musée Jacquemart-André Member

Museum
158 boulevard Haussmann, Paris, 75008

The Musée Jacquemart-André, owned by the Institut de France, presents collections of art that are worthy of great museums in a......

Musée du Luxembourg Member

Museum
19 rue de Vaugirard, Paris, 75006

The Musée du Luxembourg was the first French museum opened to the public, in 1750. It now hosts two exhibitions a year. These are......

Jardin d'Acclimatation Member

Leisure park
Bois de Boulogne, Paris, 75016
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Enjoy a unique experience at the new Jardin d'Acclimatation. Situated between Porte de Neuilly and Porte des Sablons, at the......

Château de Breteuil

Chateau
Allée du Château, Choisel, 78460

35 km south of Paris in the Chevreuse valley, between Versailles and Rambouillet, the Château de Breteuil takes you on a magical......

Basilique du Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre

Place of worship
Parvis du Sacré-Coeur - 35 rue du Chevalier de la Barre, Paris, 75018

The Sacré-Coeur, consecrated in 1919, is one of the most iconic monuments in Paris. At the top of the Butte Montmarte, it has one......

Musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac Member

Museum
37 quai Branly, Paris, 75007
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Located on the banks of the Seine, near the Eiffel Tower, the Musée du Quai Branly - Jacques Chirac exhibits 3,500 works of art......

Musée d'Orsay Member

Museum
1 rue de la Légion d'Honneur, Paris, 75007
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Internationally renowned for its rich collection of Impressionist art, the Musée d'Orsay also displays all Western artistic......

Institut du monde arabe Member

Museum
1 rue des Fossés Saint-Bernard, Paris, 75005
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A cultural bridge between France and the Arab world The Arab World Institute was founded in 1987 by France and the states of the......

Musée Maillol Member

Museum
61 rue de Grenelle, Paris, 75007

The Musée Maillol presents the most important collection of works by Aristide Maillol, an artist who reinvented modern sculpture......

Aquarium de Paris Member

Zoo & aquarium
5 avenue Albert de Mun - Jardins du Trocadéro, Paris, 75016
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Situated in the heart of Paris, the Aquarium de Paris offers an unforgettable experience for children and adults alike, with......

Musée Bourdelle Member

Museum
18 rue Antoine Bourdelle, Paris, 75015

Discover more than five hundred statues of plaster, marble and bronze in the gardens and the workshops where Antoine Bourdelle......

Château de Versailles Member

Chateau
Place d'Armes, Versailles, 78000
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Together with its gardens, the Château de Versailles is one of the most famous monuments of world heritage. The buildings trace......

Centre Pompidou Member

Museum
Place Georges Pompidou, Paris, 75004
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The Centre Pompidou, designed by Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers, is a 20th-century architectural marvel, immediately recognizable......

Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte Member

Chateau
Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte, Maincy, 77950

The estate of Vaux-le-Vicomte is the fruit of a creative and passionate mind, that of Nicolas Fouquet. To build his home, he......

Domaine de Chantilly Member

Chateau
7 rue du Connétable, Chantilly, 60500
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The Domaine de Chantilly extends across 7,800 hectares within one of the largest forests in the surrounding areas of Paris,......

Grand Palais Member

Museum
3 avenue du Général Eisenhower, Paris, 75008

The Grand Palais is one of the most iconic Parisian monuments. Built for the 1900 Exposition Universelle, it is recognizable by......