Paris

Fondation Cartier pour l’Art Contemporain

1. Fondation Cartier pour l’Art Contemporain

  • Adult EUR10.5 Reductions EUR7
  • 1-2 hours
  • +33 (0)1 42 18 56 5
  • Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Boulevard Raspail, Paris, France
  • Tue 11am-10pm Wed-Sun 11am-8pm

Located in the centre of the French capital, the Fondation Cartier pour l’Art Contemporain hosts contemporary art exhibitions, promoting both renowned artists as well as new-comers. The museum is a must-see for modern art enthusiasts, both for the exhibitions as well as the architecture of the venue. Read more…

Les Invalides

2. Les Invalides

  • Adults EUR 8.50 Reductions EUR 6.50
  • 2-3 hours
  • +33 (0) 8 10 11 33 99
  • Esplanade des Invalides, Rue Fabert, Paris, France
  • Oct-Mar 10am-5pm Apr-Sep 10am-6pm

Tickets & Tours

Les Invalides is a 13-hectare complex of museums and monuments located in the vicinity of Champs-Élysées where Napoleon’s tomb is housed. Overlooking the Seine, the former hospital for wounded soldiers is a fine example of French classical architecture and a testament of the most glorious times in the country’s history. Read more…

Palais de Tokyo

3. Palais de Tokyo

  • Adults EUR10 Reductions EUR8
  • 2 hours
  • 01 81 97 35 88
  • Palais de Tokyo, Avenue du Président Wilson, Paris, France
  • Wed-Mon 12pm-12am

Palais de Tokyo is one of the most famous and appreciated modern art museums in the French capital. Located next to Trocadéro and overlooking the Seine, the massive ‘30s building hosts numerous exhibitions representing recent and current artistic trends as well as performances and concerts. Read more…

Sainte-Chapelle

4. Sainte-Chapelle

  • Adult EUR 8.50 Reductions EUR 5.50
  • 1-2 hours
  • 33 / (0)1 53 40 60 80
  • Sainte-Chapelle, Boulevard du Palais, Paris, France
  • Mar-Oct 9:30am-6pm Nov-Feb 9am-5pm

Located on the Ile de la Cité, in the heart of Paris, Saint-Chapelle is a jewel-box chapel meant to house sacred religious relics. The Rayonnant Gothic masterpiece was known as the ‘stairway to heaven’ in its old days. Read more…

Jardin des Plantes

5. Jardin des Plantes

  • Free
  • 2 hours
  • 01 40 79 56 01 / 54 79
  • Jardin des Plantes, Rue Cuvier, Paris, France
  • 7:30am - 8pm (summer) 8am - 5:30pm (winter)

The Jardin des Plantes is one of the first botanical gardens in the world and a popular Parisian attraction. Part of the National Museum of Natural History, the gardens cover 28 hectares, filled with plants from all over the world. The site also features a small zoo and a labyrinth. Read more…

Élysée Palace

6. Élysée Palace

  • Free
  • 1-2 hours
  • Élysée Palace, Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, Paris, France
  • Once a year, on the Heritage Days weekend (September);

Located near the Champs-Élysées, the Élysée Palace is the official residence of the President of France and a majestic representation of the classical style. Read more…

Place de la Concorde

7. Place de la Concorde

  • Free
  • 1-2 hours
  • Place de la Concorde, Paris, France
  • 24/7

Tickets & Tours

Place de la Concorde is the largest and one of the most famous and scenic squares in Paris – both from a historical point of view and design-wise. Read more…

Quai Branly Museum

8. Quai Branly Museum

  • Adult EUR9, Reductions EUR7
  • 1-2 hours
  • 01 56 61 70 00
  • Quai Branly Museum, Quai Branly, Paris, France
  • Tue, Wen, Sun 11am-7pm. Thu, Fri, Sat 11am-9pm.

Tickets & Tours

Located close to Eiffel Tower, the Quai Branly Museum is one of the most recent and best museums in Paris on indigenous cultures. Apart from the eclectric and visually striking objects on display, the building in itself is worth visiting for its rare combination of steel, grass and glass. Read more…

La Madeleine

9. La Madeleine

  • Free
  • 1 hour
  • 01 44 51 69 00
  • L'église de la Madeleine, Place de la Madeleine, Paris, France
  • Mon-Sat 9:30am-7pm, Sun 8am-7pm.

La Madeleine is a massive temple church located near Place de la Concorde, dedicated to Mary Magdalene, which was initially built to honor Napoleon’s army. Often an overlooked Parisian landmark, the edifice is a beautiful example of the Neo-classical with intricate representations of religious figures. Read more…