Musée des Arts et Métiers
60, rue Réaumur, 3rd
M° Arts et Métiers or Réaumur-Sébastopol
Tel 01 53 01 82 00
A museum of the history of technology, the permanent collection is divided into seven areas –scientific instruments, materials, construction, communication, energy, mechanics and transportation- each with its unique objects on display.
Opening Hours: Daily except Monday, from 10am-6pm (until 9:30pm on Thursdays). Closed on holidays.
Tickets: Entry to the Permanent Collection €6.50,reduced rate of €4.50 for teachers and students.Entry to Temporary Exhibitions €3,reduced rate of €2 for teachers and students.
Free Entrance: For Permanent Collection, kids under 18, disabled visitors with one accompanying person, journalists with ID and ICOM (International Council of Museums) members. For Temporary Exhibitions, Kids under 5, journalists with ID and disabled visitors with one accompanying person.
Info and Services: Audioguide available in English for €2.50. Library is open to the public for free.