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Skip-the-line tickets to the Musée de l'Homme

Availability: Every day except Tuesday
Duration: 1 day
Mobile voucher accepted
Wheelchair accessible
INSTANT CONFIRMATION
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  • Bring the whole family - everyone will love it
  • Unique experience - definitely something to write home about
  • Explore at your leisure and spend more time at your favorite parts
What to expect

What is a human being? What makes us different from other species? Our body? Our genes? Our imangination? Our empathy? How do we as humans see ourselves, study ourselves and explain ourselves?

To answer these questions, the first part of the visit explores our identity based on a number of possible criteria for pinning down what makes a human being. Are we: beings of flesh and blood? Beings of thought? Social beings? Beings of speech?

No single criterion, however generally accepted, can suffice to characterize humans. An across-the-board approach that combines anatomical, cultural and artistic considerations is always necessary.

We are one species among millions. Like our fellow species, we descend from an age-old evolutionary process. On the scale of life itself, our appearance on earth is very recent. Yet we are a singular species in the way we think, in the way we envision our world and in the way we shape it… to the point that we even created a museum where we are both the observer and the observed.

Temporary exhbitions:

SEBASTIÃO SALGADO
From 08.12.2018 to 11.11.2019

PIERCING
From 13.03.2019 to 09.03.2020

I EAT, THEREFORE I AM
From 16.10.2019 to 01.06.2020

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What's included
  • Entrance ticket to the permanent exhibition
  • Temporary exhibition (only if you book the ticket including the temporary exhibition)
What's not included
  • Audioguide
  • Guide
Reduced price

IMPORTANT: visitors eligible to free or reduced admission must collect their entrance tickets at the ticket office (not bookable online).

PERMANENT EXHIBITION - THE GALERIE DE L'HOMME

Free admission:

  • EU visitors 25 years and under can present I.D. for complementry entry
  • Children under 3 years old, with justification
  • Disabled visitors and their attendent, with justification issued by les Maisons Départementales des Personnes Handicapées (MDPH)
  • Jobseekers who are able to present a valid certificate or one that was issued less than 6 months ago by Pôle-Emploi, and a photo I.D.
  • Welfare beneficiaries (according to French the Ministry of Solidarity and Health) and those mentioned on the certificate, upon presentation of the valid certificate and photo I.D.
  • Valid ICOM/ICOMOS card holders and a photo I.D.
  • Journalists with valid press I.D. (with validity date)

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS THE GALERIE DE L'HOMME AND TEMPORARY EXHIBITION

Free admission:

  • Children under 3 years old, with justification.
  • Disabled visitors and their attendent, with justification issued by les Maisons Départementales des Personnes Handicapées (MDPH).
  • Jobseekers who are able to present a valid certificate or one that was issued less than 6 months ago by Pôle-Emploi, and a photo I.D.
  • Welfare beneficiaries (according to the French Ministry of Solidarity and Health) and those mentioned on the certificate, upon presentation of the valid certificate and photo I.D.
  • Valid ICOM/ICOMOS card holders and a photo I.D.
  • Journalists with valid press I.D. (with validity date).
Where

Musée de l'Homme, 17 Place du Trocadéro et du 11 Novembre 75116 Paris

Meeting point:

Show your barcode ticket at the entrance of the venue during opening hours: every day except Tuesday | From 10.00am to 6.00pm | Last admission 45 minutes before closing | Closed on 1st January, 1st May, 25th December.Nearest metro station: Trocadéro (lines 6 and 9).

What to remember
  • Open ticket valid until 25th May 2020
  • No refund, no exchange
  • The recording of video or taking of photographs are allowed only without the use of a tripod or flash
  • Visitors eligible to free or reduced admission must collect their entrance tickets at the ticket office (not bookable online).
  • From 12 June 2019 to 23 September 2019, the entrance ticket (permanent collection) gives access to an exhibition of works lent by the Centre Pompidou
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When

Open every day except Tuesday
From 10:00am to 6:00pm
Last admission 45 minutes before closing

Closed Tuesdays, 1 January, 1 May and 25 December
Galleries begin closing 30 minutes before closing time

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Provider
MHN Museum d'Histoire Naturelle
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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