Best art museums in Paris

Check out the top art museums in Paris, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. The Centre Pompidou
1. The Centre Pompidou
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1218 local reviews
The Centre Pompidou, Paris
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+33 1 44 78 12 33
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Sophie
Fantastic architecture for the modern art museum with on side escalators to take photos of the city - located …
Pedro
Equivalent of the NY MOMA in Paris, Centre Pompidou is the largest Modern Art museum in EU. Furthermore, the C…
Aliah
Contemporany Art museum. Just the building is already worth the trip, but as with many iconic building, its co…
1. The Centre Pompidou
1. The Centre Pompidou
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1218 local reviews
The Centre Pompidou, Paris
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+33 1 44 78 12 33
Sophie
Sophie
Fantastic architecture for the modern art museum with on side escalators to take photos of the city - located right in the center of Paris w…
Pedro
Pedro
Equivalent of the NY MOMA in Paris, Centre Pompidou is the largest Modern Art museum in EU. Furthermore, the Centre offers at its rooftop Ge…
Aliah
Aliah
Contemporany Art museum. Just the building is already worth the trip, but as with many iconic building, its contrustion was controversial an…
2. Palais de Tokyo
2. Palais de Tokyo
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271 local reviews
13 Avenue du Président Wilson, Paris
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 81 97 35 88
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Arnaud
One of the best contemporary art museum in town. Beautiful and powerful architecture, always a surprise. You h…
Seb
Contemporary art museum. Open untill midnight 00am. Great bookstore. There's also a restaurant.
Alexis
Contemporary art museum & cultural center with a trendy bistro & bar, cinemas & events spaces
2. Palais de Tokyo
2. Palais de Tokyo
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271 local reviews
13 Avenue du Président Wilson, Paris
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 81 97 35 88
Arnaud
Arnaud
One of the best contemporary art museum in town. Beautiful and powerful architecture, always a surprise. You have to go there!
Seb
Seb
Contemporary art museum. Open untill midnight 00am. Great bookstore. There's also a restaurant.
Alexis
Alexis
Contemporary art museum & cultural center with a trendy bistro & bar, cinemas & events spaces
3. Louvre Museum
3. Louvre Museum
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1680 local reviews
Rue de Rivoli, Paris
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+33 1 40 20 50 50
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Cynthia&Martina
Musee du Louvre is one of the world’s foremost art museums, exhibiting over 35,000 works (the highlights – the…
Pris
The most recognized symbol of Paris is the Tour Eiffel, but the ultimate traveler's prize is the Louvre. This …
Grégoire & Robert
No trip to Paris is complete without a visit to the best classical art museum in the world. 20-25 minutes walk…
3. Louvre Museum
3. Louvre Museum
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1680 local reviews
Rue de Rivoli, Paris
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+33 1 40 20 50 50
Cynthia&Martina
Cynthia&Martina
Musee du Louvre is one of the world’s foremost art museums, exhibiting over 35,000 works (the highlights – the Mona Lisa) around the globe a…
Pris
Pris
The most recognized symbol of Paris is the Tour Eiffel, but the ultimate traveler's prize is the Louvre. This is the world's greatest art mu…
Grégoire & Robert
Grégoire & Robert
No trip to Paris is complete without a visit to the best classical art museum in the world. 20-25 minutes walking, or 10 minutes by metro li…
4. Musée d'Orsay
4. Musée d'Orsay
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478 local reviews
1 Rue de la Légion d'Honneur, Paris
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+33 1 40 49 48 14
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Mour & Mia
It I housed in the former Gare d'Orsay, a Beaux-Art railway station built between 1898 and 1900.The museum hol…
Danette
Another must-visit museum, just across the river. Formerly a palace and later a train station, now an art muse…
Paul
A fantastic art museum housed in an old train station. Often overlooked by the Louvre across the river Seine b…
4. Musée d'Orsay
4. Musée d'Orsay
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478 local reviews
1 Rue de la Légion d'Honneur, Paris
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+33 1 40 49 48 14
Mour & Mia
Mour & Mia
It I housed in the former Gare d'Orsay, a Beaux-Art railway station built between 1898 and 1900.The museum hold mainly French art dating fro…
Danette
Danette
Another must-visit museum, just across the river. Formerly a palace and later a train station, now an art museum with pieces by Van Gogh and…
Paul
Paul
A fantastic art museum housed in an old train station. Often overlooked by the Louvre across the river Seine but just as good!
5. Paris Museum of Modern Art
5. Paris Museum of Modern Art
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90 local reviews
11 Avenue du Président Wilson, Paris
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+33 1 53 67 40 00
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Alain
Modern art museum. The modern art museum of the city of Paris presents the municipal collection of modern and …
Jiawei
Modern art museum with temporary exhibitions. Across from Palais de Tokyo (Contemporary art) and Musée Guimet …
Paul
A great modern art museum. Home to some fantastic artwork and just down the street!
5. Paris Museum of Modern Art
5. Paris Museum of Modern Art
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90 local reviews
11 Avenue du Président Wilson, Paris
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+33 1 53 67 40 00
Alain
Alain
Modern art museum. The modern art museum of the city of Paris presents the municipal collection of modern and contemporary art from Fauvism,…
Jiawei
Jiawei
Modern art museum with temporary exhibitions. Across from Palais de Tokyo (Contemporary art) and Musée Guimet (Asian arts)
Paul
Paul
A great modern art museum. Home to some fantastic artwork and just down the street!
6. Petit Palais
6. Petit Palais
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85 local reviews
Avenue Winston Churchill, Paris
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+33 1 53 43 40 00
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Lilian
Fine Art Museum is the perfect place for those who want to see world class art in one easy stop... ancient and…
Gina
Art museum in the 8th arrondissement. It was built for the 1900 Exposition Universelle and it now houses the …
Patrick
The Petit Palais is an art museum in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France. It was built for the 1900 Exposi…
6. Petit Palais
6. Petit Palais
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85 local reviews
Avenue Winston Churchill, Paris
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+33 1 53 43 40 00
Lilian
Lilian
Fine Art Museum is the perfect place for those who want to see world class art in one easy stop... ancient and medieval collections are disp…
Gina
Gina
Art museum in the 8th arrondissement. It was built for the 1900 Exposition Universelle and it now houses the City of Paris Museum of Fine A…
Patrick
Patrick
The Petit Palais is an art museum in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France. It was built for the 1900 Exposition Universelle, it now house…
7. Le Comptoir Général
7. Le Comptoir Général
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610 local reviews
80 Quai de Jemmapes, Paris
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+33 1 44 88 24 48
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Johanna
Le Comptoir Général is an art museum dedicated to ghetto culture: the result of creativity that springs up in …
Lauren
It is an art museum dedicated to ghetto culture, a boutique. Good music and nice coktails. Handsome garden and…
Yhuda
Le Comptoir Général is an art museum dedicated to ghetto culture, and it is a very cool bar.
7. Le Comptoir Général
7. Le Comptoir Général
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610 local reviews
80 Quai de Jemmapes, Paris
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+33 1 44 88 24 48
Johanna
Johanna
Le Comptoir Général is an art museum dedicated to ghetto culture: the result of creativity that springs up in poor or marginalised places al…
Lauren
Lauren
It is an art museum dedicated to ghetto culture, a boutique. Good music and nice coktails. Handsome garden and place in Parisfor a party. 80…
Yhuda
Yhuda
Le Comptoir Général is an art museum dedicated to ghetto culture, and it is a very cool bar.
8. Musée de Montmartre
8. Musée de Montmartre
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118 local reviews
12 Rue Cortot, Paris
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+33 1 49 25 89 39
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Manon
Musée d'art retraçant l'histoire et la culture locales, demeure du XVIIe siècle et jardin où Renoir travailla…
Michel
Art museum tracing local history & culture, in 17th-century house & garden where Renoir once worked.
Juliette
Art museum tracing local history & culture, in 17th-century house & garden where Renoir once worked.
8. Musée de Montmartre
8. Musée de Montmartre
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118 local reviews
12 Rue Cortot, Paris
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+33 1 49 25 89 39
Manon
Manon
Musée d'art retraçant l'histoire et la culture locales, demeure du XVIIe siècle et jardin où Renoir travailla. // Art museum retracing the …
Michel
Michel
Art museum tracing local history & culture, in 17th-century house & garden where Renoir once worked.
Juliette
Juliette
Art museum tracing local history & culture, in 17th-century house & garden where Renoir once worked.
9. Louis Vuitton Foundation
9. Louis Vuitton Foundation
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206 local reviews
8 Avenue du Mahatma Gandhi, Paris
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+33 1 40 69 96 00
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Mathieu
Brand new modern art museum. The building has been designed by the famous architect Franck Ghery. The garden …
Susan
The building of the Louis Vuitton Foundation, started in 2006, is an art museum and cultural center. Architect…
Sophie
It is an art museum and cultural center. Frank Gehry is the architecturer.
9. Louis Vuitton Foundation
9. Louis Vuitton Foundation
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206 local reviews
8 Avenue du Mahatma Gandhi, Paris
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+33 1 40 69 96 00
Mathieu
Mathieu
Brand new modern art museum. The building has been designed by the famous architect Franck Ghery. The garden arounds is perfect for kids, t…
Susan
Susan
The building of the Louis Vuitton Foundation, started in 2006, is an art museum and cultural center. Architecturally striking.
Sophie
Sophie
It is an art museum and cultural center. Frank Gehry is the architecturer.
10. Le 104
10. Le 104
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324 local reviews
104 Rue d'Aubervilliers, Paris
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 53 35 50 00
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Lucile & Rodolphe
Contemporary art museum - dance shows - multiples events/ exhibitions - library - vintage shop....
Jean-Pascal
Contemporary Art Museum...10000m2...an incredible space...a must.
Guillaume
Art museum / cultural center
10. Le 104
10. Le 104
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324 local reviews
104 Rue d'Aubervilliers, Paris
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 53 35 50 00
Lucile & Rodolphe
Lucile & Rodolphe
Contemporary art museum - dance shows - multiples events/ exhibitions - library - vintage shop....
Jean-Pascal
Jean-Pascal
Contemporary Art Museum...10000m2...an incredible space...a must.
Guillaume
Guillaume
Art museum / cultural center
11. Palais de Tokyo
11. Palais de Tokyo
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14 local reviews
13 Avenue du Président Wilson, Paris
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 81 97 35 88
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Ma-Oh
Very close-by, a beautiful modern art museum. Nice café too, and a club at night
Nicolas
Contemporary art museum open from 12PM to 12AM everyday except for Tuesday.
Flora
Contemporary art museum with cafe restaurant and boutique, very trendy
11. Palais de Tokyo
11. Palais de Tokyo
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14 local reviews
13 Avenue du Président Wilson, Paris
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 81 97 35 88
Ma-Oh
Ma-Oh
Very close-by, a beautiful modern art museum. Nice café too, and a club at night
Nicolas
Nicolas
Contemporary art museum open from 12PM to 12AM everyday except for Tuesday.
Flora
Flora
Contemporary art museum with cafe restaurant and boutique, very trendy
12. Centre George Pompidou
12. Centre George Pompidou
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13 local reviews
19 Rue Beaubourg, Paris
01 42 72 08 82
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Morten
One of Paris' main contemporary art museums. Shocking architecture! Stunning view of the city from the top flo…
Molka
Modern Art Museum with its famous restaurant "Georges" and a fantastic Paris view
Grégoire & Robert
One of the best modern art museums in the world!
12. Centre George Pompidou
12. Centre George Pompidou
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13 local reviews
19 Rue Beaubourg, Paris
01 42 72 08 82
Morten
Morten
One of Paris' main contemporary art museums. Shocking architecture! Stunning view of the city from the top floor.
Molka
Molka
Modern Art Museum with its famous restaurant "Georges" and a fantastic Paris view
Grégoire & Robert
Grégoire & Robert
One of the best modern art museums in the world!