Musée Carnavalet and its collection

Musée Carnavalet

The Musée Carnavalet is the museum in Paris for the history of the city with a very wide collection. The museum consists of the Hôtel de Carnavalet and the Hôtel Le Peletier de Saint-Fargeau, together accounting for around a hundred rooms. The Hôtel Carnavalet was built in 1548 by Count Jacques des Ligneris, the then President of the Parliament of Paris. The museum chronicles the history of Paris from its origins to the present day.

History & Anthropology  History & Anthropology

Musée Carnavalet
16 Rue des Francs Bourgeois
75003 Paris

Visitor information Musée Carnavalet

Opening hours

Monday Closed
10:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 18:00


Normal rate€6.00


Wheelchair accessible

Location & Map

16 Rue des Francs Bourgeois, Paris

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