Carnavalet Museum: Explore the History of Paris

Audio tour
Duration: About 1 hour 30 minutes
In English language


  • Listen about magnificent salons & drawing rooms from the 17th & 18th Centuries
  • Explore art & objects from the Middle Ages and Renaissance
  • Learn about vestiges of the city's prehistoric & Roman past
  • Marvel at decors from the Art Nouveau buildings of Paris
  • See exhibits from the 20th Century


This eclectic museum is situated in two magnificent Renaissance-era baroque mansions, themselves works of art. A hidden gem in the heart of the trendy Marais district, the museum is worth a visit to see the beautiful decors, the landscaped gardens, as well as a diverse collection of art and objects...

What’s included

  • Suggestions for visits in the area
  • Earphones not included — please bring your own
  • Coverage of temporary exhibits not included
  • Food & beverages
  • Ticket to the museum: the permanent collections are free of charge
$12.67per tour
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Places you will visit

Musée Carnavalet
Rue de Sévigné, 23

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Meet Ellen,
author of the tour
I am a friendly Franco-American tour guide with a passion for the history, art & architecture of Paris. I share that passion with visitors from around the world through my guided walking tours. I have adapted a few of them into self-guided...

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