Like every year, Europe organizes Heritage Days. An opportunity to visit official buildings, museums, theatres, cinemas, sports centres… Free of charge (or at a reduced price) and in all European cities! The 2019 European Heritage Days are under the “art and entertainment” theme.
This year, the Heritage Days will take place on September 21 and 22 in France, and Nannybag will help you organize this exceptional weekend! Here are the best places to visit in Paris on the Heritage Days!
Le Palais de l’Elysée/ The Élysée Palace
Exceptionally, you can visit this sumptuous headquarters of the French Presidency thanks to the Heritage Days. Be careful with the waiting time, which can be very long. In addition, to access the Elysée Palace , you will need to register here.
La Sainte-Chapelle/ The Sainte-Chapelle
During these exceptional days, you can enjoy free visits to this jewel of Gothic architecture. You can therefore discover or rediscover this mythical place, distinguished by magnificent stained glass windows.
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L’Observatoire de l’Espace / The Space Observatory
On the occasion of the Heritage Days, the CNES Space Observatory opens its doors to you to discover their exhibitions on Space and dissipation! More information here.
L’oratoire du Louvre / Oratory of the Louvre
Open and guided tours and exhibitions are on the programme of the Heritage Days at the Oratoire du Louvre. This Protestant temple awaits you for a weekend!
Le Théâtre national de l’Opéra-Comique / National Theater of the Comic Opera
Come and discover the rich history of this 18th century Comic Opera House! On the program, there’s a complete tour, including the backstage. You can also find make-up workshops for the little ones!
Le Palais-Royal / The Royal Palace
Heritage Days allow you to discover this important political place. Come and be amazed at its splendid interiors and the natural charm of this former royal residence!
Palais du tribunal de commerce de Paris / The Palace of the Commercial Court
Take advantage of an open guided tour to discover the history of this mythical place! Be careful with the limit of available places.
Hôtel de Ville de Paris / Paris City Council, the Hôtel de Ville
Visit this place, which is usually closed to the public! Discover this fantastic French monument, including the famous library. A visit with various workshops!
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