Quick info
What to expect
Reduced price
Meeting point
Reviews
Ask a question
Museums

Guided visit of the Philharmonie de Paris

Availability: Saturday, Sunday
Duration: 2 hours
Language: French, English, Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
INSTANT CONFIRMATION
SKIP THE LINE
Do this because
  • Visit the inside of the state of the art Philharmonie building of Paris
  • See more than 1000 instruments and work of arts
  • Learn secrets and stories of the Philharmonie construction
  • Get into the backstage rehearsal rooms and studios
What to expect

Music fan, passionate about architecture or simply curious, you will love to discover the Philharmonie de Paris, brand new building (2015) dedicated to music! Let us guide you through the wonderful architecture of this major music place, thought and built by Jean Nouvel and Christian de Portzamparc, two world renowned french architects.

The Philharmonie has been conceived as an arts-and-living place completely integrated in the green area of Parc de la Villette. As a privileged, you will have the chance to enter the stage door of the Cité de la musique and discover the famous Concert hall, where the major classic music artists perform. You will also be guided to the Music Museum, where more than 1000 instruments and work of arts from different periods are exposed!

Then, you will access to the backstage of the Philharmonie de Paris, brand new and incredible building made of 300 000 puzzled pieces. This impressive construction will deliver you all its secrets thanks to your guide explanations. Rehearsal rooms and studios will be opened to you to feel the backstage of an artist life.

Last but not least, you will enter the Grande Salle, breathtaking beauty, able to receive 2400 people for magical concerts thanks to its optimal design.
This visit will definitely develop your senses and leave you a great memory of music culture and French savoir-faire.

Read more
What's included
  • Guided tour in French and English
  • Entry ticket (gives access exclusively to the guided tour)
What's not included
  • Personal expenses
  • Transfers
  • Tips
Reduced price
  • Children (6-15): reduced
Where

Cité de la musique - Philharmonie de Paris: 221 avenue Jean-Jaurès -75019 Paris

Meeting point:

Present your voucher to the tour guide 15 minutes prior to tour departure in front of the "Cité de la musique" building, facing the Lions Fountain. Metro: Porte de Pantin (line 5).Tramway : Porte de Pantin (T3b).

What to remember
  • The accesses to some areas (including the Grand Salle) are subject to the orchestra and technical teams of the Philharmonie plannings.Their access may not be guaranteed.
  • Latecomers cannot be compensated with neither a postponement of the tour nor a refund
  • This tour is not available for children under 5 years old
Read more
When
  • Saturday and Sunday
    See calendar
Read more
Provider
Cultival
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

You might also like

City passes

Paris at your finger tips with this combo ticket giving you access to museums, sightseeing and publi...

(6)
$ 61
Museums
Likely to sell out

Explore the world of one of France's greatest couturiers during this exclusive guided tour of the Yv...

(3)
$ 27
Museums

A favorite among local Parisians, the Musée d’Orsay is an impressive art museum that offers an awe-i...

(23)
$ 62
Museums

Discover a world of science and technology as a family at Paris's science center, the Cité des Scien...

$ 16
Museums

Located near the Hôtel des Invalides, the Rodin Museum was the atelier of artists such as Jean Cocte...

(3)
$ 17
Museums

Found right in the heart of Paris, formerly a royal palace, the Louvre has become one of the world's...

(112)
$ 49
Museums

Visit the Louvre Museum with skip-the-line entrance tickets after a quick introduction from your hos...

(21)
$ 32
Museums

The Louvre is famously huge with a massive collection. The best way to see it is with an expert guid...

(48)
$ 68
Museums

Experience two Paris icons with one ticket as you accompany a professional guide around the Louvre m...

(14)
$ 91
City tours

Dive into the heart of Paris and uncover a new side of the city! Steer clear of the tourist traps an...

$ 17.50
from:
$ 16