Basic information

PETIT PALAIS, City of Paris Fine Art Museum

Tel: + 33 (0)1 53 43 40 00

Public Transport

Métro: lines 1 and 13, Champs-Elysées Clemenceau station

RER: line C, Invalides station

Bus: 28, 42, 72, 73,83, 93.


Opening Hours

Open daily from 10am to 6pm. Ticket office close at 5:15 pm.

(except mondays and public holidays).

Late night opening Friday until 9pm for temporary exhibitions only.


Admission charges

Free admission to the permanent collections.

Admission charge for temporary exhibitions.


Petit Palais Garden Cafe

Service from 10am to 5pm and until 7pm on Fridays. Closed on Mondays.



Open from 10am to 6pm and until 9pm on Fridays, closed on Mondays.


Group and individual activities

Information and bookings: +33 (0)1 53 43 40 36, Tuesday to Friday from 10am to 12pm and 2pm to 4pm.

(Programme available at the museum information desk or on request).

Charges for activities are in addition to the exhibition admission charge..


Audio guides

Audio guides provide a comprehensive look at the museum’s permanent collections. Available in 5 languages.

Adult audio guide (French, English, Spanish, German, Italian).

Family audio guide (French, English, Spanish).

Hire charge: € 5 at the information desk.


Room guides

There are detailed guide sheets to the permanent collections available for reference in each gallery.



Events here