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Opening hours and prices


J4 and fort Saint-Jean




  • J4 and fort Saint-Jean

Exhibitions and outdoor spaces open every day except Tuesdays, 25 December and 1 May.


MuCEM is open daily (except Tuesdays) from 11h to 18h until 30 April.


Spring opening hours: 11:00 -19:00 (2 May - 3 July)

Summer opening hours: 10:00 - 20:00 (4 July - 31 August)
Autumn opening hours: 11:00 -19:00 (1 September - 31 October)
Winter opening hours: 11:00 -18:00 (1 November - 30 April)


Night-time opening, Fridays until 22:00 (2 May - 31 October)


Last entry 45 minutes before the exhibition closes.
Exhibition rooms emptied 30 minutes before closure.






Access to MuCEM's outdoor spaces and gardens (J4 and fort Saint-Jean) is free for individuals during museum opening hours.




  • Permanent and temporary exhibition ticket prices

Full price MuCEM ticket 9.5 € / concessions 5 €

Family ticket  14 € (valid for up to 5 children accompanied by 2 adults): adults not accompanied by minors cannot access the rooms with this ticket.

Tickets are valid for same day entry to all J4 and fort St Jean exhibition areas.


Information on conditions for MuCEM concessions and free admissions


  • Guided tour tickets

Full price ticket 12 € | concessions  9 € | child ticket (age 6-12) 5 €

MuCEM ticket included

Maximum number of people per guided tour: 25

No minimum number for guided tours.


  • Multimedia guide rates

Single rental rate 2 € / free for disabled visitors

Available in 5 languages (French, English, Spanish, German, Italian) at the ticket office

Available in French and English only for temporary exhibitions.

Rate applies to individual visits or group tours.


  • Cloakroom

Free, cloakroom with disabled access located on level -1 of J4: chairs, cane seats, strollers and magnifying classes available to borrow.


  • Information and rates for groups

MuCEM welcomes groups daily from 09:00 to 11:00, except Tuesdays. Outside these times, time slots are available depending on the programme.

Bookings required a minimum of two weeks in advance for guided tours and one week for self-guided visits.

04 84 35 13 13 daily from 09:00 to 18:00.



  • Adult groups

8 to 25 people (including guides).

1 hour guided tour: full price 240 € / discount 200 € (MuCEM ticket included).

1.5 hour guided tour: full price 260 € / discount 220 € (MuCEM ticket included).

Self-guided tours: booking fee 35 € (MuCEM ticket not included).


Payment methods accepted at MuCEM counters: Euros, credit cards (Visa/Eurocard/MasterCard), French bank cheques, cheques, ancv holiday and Attitude13 vouchers.



Information on conditions for MuCEM concessions and free admissions



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Conservation and resource centre




Free, Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:30 and 14:00 to 17:00, every half-hour from 09:00, on presentation of identification document.


Visit to the model apartment

By appointment every first Monday of the month from 14:00 to 17:00


Books and archives consultation room

Open from September 2013, with free access from Monday to Friday from 14:00 to 17:00 and by appointment Monday to Friday, 9:00 to 12:30.


Consultation of collections

By appointment from September 2013, Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 12.30 and 14:00 to 17:00.


Closed weekends and public holidays.