Opening days and times
Every days except tuesdays, from 9.15 am to 5.45 pm. Ticket office closes at 17.15pm
Closed on 1st January, 1st May and 25th December.
ATTENTION: The medieval hotel and the courtyard are currently closed for works. From the new reception, you will have access to a restricted tour. On the evening of 28 September 2020, the museum will close its doors for the end of the works. Reopening is planned for Fall 2021.
To help you make your visit more enjoyable, please note that there are a large number of school groups visiting the museum on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays. Quieter times to visit are between noon and 02.00pm, or after 03.30pm.
Everything has been done to welcome you in the best possible conditions and to guarantee the health safety of both the public and the agents:
- hydro-alcoholic gel available at the entrance of the establishment to wash your hands,
- Gauge reduced to 100 people maximum in the visiting areas at time T,
- waiting areas materialized inside and outside the museum to respect physical distance,
- direction of traffic marked on the ground to facilitate your movements in the museum,
- individual lockers in the changing rooms temporarily out of order (backpacks or helmets are therefore not allowed).
Finally, the wearing of masks is mandatory for agents and all visitors over the age of 11. No masks will be provided by the museum.
Find all the barrier gestures here.
Following the terror attacks in Paris and to ensure the safety of our visitors, the Cluny museum is strictly applying the security measures decided by the french authorities (Vigipirate). Please accept our apologies for the inconvenience and delay which may be caused by the extra security checks at the entrance. Luggages, backpacks and big items are not allowed.
New entrance : 28 rue Du Sommerard, 75005 Paris
Administrative adresse : 6 place Paul Painlevé, 75005 Paris
Metro Cluny-La Sorbonne / Saint-Michel / Odéon
Bus no. 21 - 27 - 38 - 63 - 85 - 86 - 87
RER line C Saint-Michel / line B Cluny - La Sorbonne
Car parks: Rue de l'Ecole de Médecine, Rue Soufflot and Parc Saint-Michel (Saint-André-des-Arts entrance)
Taxis: Rue Soufflot / Place Saint-Michel / Place Maubert
Vélib stations: 20 Rue du Sommerard, 42 Rue Saint-Jacques, 5 Rue de la Sorbonne.
From 17 February to 2 March 2020, the Lady of the Unicorn tapestries are not on display and a single rate of €3 applies for everyone.
Outside of temporary exhibition times:
- full price €4
- concessionary price €3. Visitors automatically benefit from the concessionary price if they are also having a guided tour or attending a workshop.
During temporary exhibition times:
- full price €9
- concessionary price €8. Visitors automatically benefit from the concessionary price if they are also having a guided tour or attending a workshop. Concessions must present a valid ID upon purchasing tickets.
Free: every first Sunday of the month, for under 18’s, 18 to 25 years (if members of the European Community), practicing teachers (Education Pass required), students of the Ecole du Louvre and of art and catering schools, professional artists, job seekers, RSA and ASS beneficiaries (French forms of social welfare), those with a disability card showing a rate equal to or higher than 80%, journalists, members of ICOM (International Community of Museums), ICOMOS (Inernational Council on Munuments and Sites), Amis du Musée de Cluny (Friends of the Musée de Cluny), etc.
Visioguides : €3 (upon presentation of a ID) available in several languages : french, english, italian, german, spanish and japanese.
Individuals : For more informations on evening concerts, family activities and activities for children and to make reservations, call + 33 (0)1 53 73 78 16 between 9.15 am and 05.30 pm.
Groups : Reservations are essential for all groups (with or without tour guides) by phone + 33 (0)1 53 73 78 30 from Monday to Friday from 9.00 am to 04.00 pm.
Start dates for school visit reservations :
January the 3rd for reservations for Februray 2020 to May 2020.
Februray the 3rd for reservations for June 2020.
Large items of luggage (suitcases, large travel bags, etc.) cannot be accepted in the museum.
BOOK & GIFT SHOP
Opening times: 9.15am - 06.00pm every day except Tuesdays and some bank holidays
Free admission – Tel. + 33 (0)1 53 73 78 22 – Fax + 33 (0)1 40 46 03 39
You can shop online and buy some souvenirs from our museum : online shop.
LIBRARY / DOCUMENTATION / IMAGE LIBRARY
This facility is accessible to researchers, students and non-professionals.
For further information call + 33 (0)1 53 73 78 39 or send your query to jean-christophe.ton-that[at]culture.gouv.fr
Open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm and from 02.00 pm to 05.30 pm.
You can check the museum library’s online catalogue or some photos of the museum's masterpieces here.