Following the terror attacks in Paris on November 13, 2015 and to ensure the safety of our visitors, the Palais de la découverte is strictly applying the security measures decided by the French authorities.
The Palais is opened except on Monday. Please note that opening hours will remain the same.
Suitcases as well as oversized luggage cannot be allowed into the Museum. Only handbags and other bags (plastic bags or backpacks) less than 50 cm, 3 cm wide and 20 cm thick are admitted.
Nevertheless, they must be checked visually and with the magnetometer. Visitor who refuses to cooperate with the checks will be denied access to the Museum.
We apologize for the inconvenience and delay which may be caused by the extra security checks at the entrance.
Thank you for your cooperation.

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Opening hours

The Palais de la découverte is open from Tuesday to Saturday from 9.30 am to 6.00 pm and until 7.00 pm on Sundays. It is closed on Mondays



Avenue Franklin-D.-Roosevelt, 75008 Paris, France
Metro: Lines 1 et 13. Champs Elysées-Clemenceau station
Lines 1 et 9. Franklin-D.-Roosevelt station
Bus: Lines 28, 42, 52, 63, 72, 73, 80, 83, 93
RER: Line C. Invalides station



Permanent and temporary exhibitions: €9 full rate / €6 reduced rate (under 25s and over 65s)  
Planetarium: €3 extra 
Free entry, upon presentation of valid documentation:
Children under 6
Disabled persons and accompanying person



Souvenir Shop



For individuals
Monday to Friday: +33 (0)1 41 57 32 28 and +33 (0)1 41 57 32 12
E-mail: infocontact(at)

For groups
Tel: +33 (0)1 56 43 20 25
E-mail: groupes.palais(at)