Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain
261, boulevard Raspail
Tél. +33 (0)1 42 18 56 50
Fax +33 (0)1 42 18 56 52
Following the recent state of emergency that has been declared in France and Vigipirate’s security measures, we inform our visitors that :
Security will check every bag at entry
Luggage and cumbersome items (suitcases, large packpacks, bikes) are forbidden
Hand bags and small backpacks (A3 format) are allowed
Open every day, except Monday, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Open Tuesday evenings until 10 p.m.
From July, 19: Tuesday through Friday at 6:30 pm, visitors with an admission ticket can attend a free guided tour of the exhibition.
Subject to availability.
Closed on Mondays
Closed on December 25 and January 1.
Free guided tour from Tuesday to Friday at 6 pm.
Entrance fee: €10,50 (€12 online)
Reduced rate: €7 (€8,50 online)
(Students, visitors under 25, "carte Senior" holders, unemployed and visitors receiving benefits, "Maison des Artistes", ministère de la Culture, Amis des Musées)
Free (except Nomadic Nights): Children under 13, Visitors under 18 on Wednesdays, "Laissez-passer pass" holders, ICOM members, press card, and disabled visitors.
Métro: lines 4 et 6, stations Raspail ou Denfert-Rochereau
Bus: 38, 68
Parking: Disabled parking available at 2, rue Victor Schoelcher
Guided tours with an art educator from the Fondation Cartier
Wednesday to Friday from 11 am to 6 pm
Tuesday from 11 am to 8 pm
Adult groups: 12€ /person
School groups : €5 /person
Seniors: €8 /person
Free admission for chaperons
Wednesday to Friday from 11 am to 7 pm
Tuesday from 11 am to 9 pm
Adult groups: €9 /person
School groups : €4 /person
Seniors: €5 /person
Groups of visitors with a disability: free
One Saturday per month, at 11 am (10 to 20 people at maximum)
After a brief presentation of the Fondation Cartier, its activities and its garden, the visitor will have the chance to discoverJean Nouvel’s building, its different architectural components, one of the office floors above the exhibition space – a floor which is usually closed to the public–, and the furniture designed especially for this building.
- Saturday May 13 at 11 am
- Saturday June 10 at 11 am
- Saturday July 8 at 11 am
Duration of the visit: 1 h15
Full fee: €12
Students : €5
Double ticket : Architectural tour + Guided tour of the exhibition
Full price : 20€
Seniors : €12
Information and reservation every day except Monday, from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Tel.: +33 (0)1 42 18 56 72
Admission : €13 (€12 online)
Reduced rate : €9 (€8 online)
- Students, under 25, “Carte Seniors” holders, “Amis des musées”, unemployed, ICOM mermbers
The Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain invites children to partake in original workshops and family visits every Wednesday and Saturday at 3pm during the exhibitions.
Advance booking essential (available one month prior to date of workshop)
Tel. +33 (0)1 42 18 56 67
Programming: Vania Merhar