Tickets to the Catacombs of Paris

About Catacombs of Paris

To make the most out of your visit, consider booking a self-guided tour of the Catacombs of Paris that includes skip-the-line tickets. You don't need to worry about booking or planning anything, as everything is already arranged for you.

The Catacombs of Paris are open Tuesday to Sunday from 9:45 AM to 8:30 PM, with the last admission at 7:30 PM.

The attraction is closed on Mondays and public holidays: January 1, May 1, and December 25.

If you want to avoid tourist crowds, head to the Catacombs of Paris early in the morning or late in the evening.

Keep in mind that the Catacombs is a unique attraction, located about 65 feet deep. If you cannot see well in the dark, it's better to go during the day, when there is more light.

  • Historical site

The Catacombs of Paris is not another tourist attraction but a burial place that holds a significant place in the history of France. Created in the late 18th century to solve the problem of overcrowded cemeteries, the сatacombs have the remains of about 6 million people, mainly from the Revolution and the Napoleonic wars.

  • Unique chilling experience

Visiting the Catacombs of Paris is a thrilling experience. You will walk through dimly lit tunnels lined with stacks of bones and skulls, creating a macabre atmosphere. You'll find inscriptions and plaques with reminders of people who once lived and died in Paris. It is both a history lesson and an exploration of the city's dark past.

  • Full rate - 29€ for adults
  • Reduced rate - €23 for young adults aged 18-26 and students 
  • Child rate - €10 for children aged 5-17
  • Free admission - for children under 5
  • Self-Guided Audio Tour (without a ticket) - €9
  • Self-Guided Audio Tour (with entry ticket) - €49

What people say about Catacombs of Paris

August 2023
Very interesting tour and loved learning more with the accompanying audio!
February 2023
December 2022
The place is crazy, I loved it Listened to the tour 2 or 3 times after my trip to the Catacombs. Just like an audiobook
December 2022
Literally the most impressive place I've seen in Paris so far. I would love to know who is the author behind the tour because the narrative has touched me deeply.
October 2022
Please note that there is no ticket in this tour!! I bought it on-site and took the tour in the app. It was wonderful, very profound
October 2022
The atmosphere in the Catacombs is incredible. It was a bit scary, but the story is so worth it

FAQ about Catacombs of Paris

It is strongly recommended to book tickets to the Catacombs of Paris before your visit to avoid waiting in line. Plus, the attraction has a limit of 200 visitors per day. You can book your spot online on our website and choose between a regular ticket and an audio tour that already includes the admission fee.

You can get tickets to the Catacombs of Paris only one week in advance.