Make your visit safe and enjoyable at the Cité
Find all the information you need to plan and make your visit of our exhibitions, services, shows and activities as smooth as possible. We strongly recommend you book online. Book tickets here.
Before your visit
Online booking is strongly recommended.
Tickets are timed every 30 minutes or at your scheduled time.
When you arrive
You may access the premises 30 minutes before the time printed on your ticket. If your entrance is scheduled between 4:30 and 6:30pm, access will be granted from 4pm onwards.
If you miss your time slot and the museum reaches capacity, you may be asked to wait or to book again for an alternative date and time.
Access is only possible via the main entrance (Metro Porte de la Villette side)
During your visit
Hand sanitiser is available throughout the Museum
Enhanced cleaning of our facilities is in place. Air is 100% renewed from the outside throughout the day.
A cloakroom is available on level 0
Le Rest’O (level -2), l'Atmosphère (Level 0) and le Biosphère (level 1) are open. Vending machines are also available.
The Boutique is open from 11am to 6:30pm on weekdays, 11am to 7:30pm on weekends
Renovations and works are ongoing! Behind the hoardings, people are hard at work to present new areas for you to discover very soon. Until then, we would like to apologize for the inconvenience.