Paris May 17: A night at the museum

May 17 will be the fourth edition of “la nuit des musées”. In Paris, from 18 up to 23 or midnight, you can spend your Saturday night walking in museums after hours.

Nine of the Paris Museums open their door for a late free visit of their current exhibition, with some surprises : Concert at the Museum of Modern Art, Persan music and art of arranging flowers at Cernuschi museum, poetry and dancers in the dark in Zadkine museum garden, songs and tales at Victor Hugo’s house, a dreamy installation “moon dresses” at Galliera museum, lights effects and three night watches at Petit Palais, a tour of his exhibition by artist Alain Séchas at Bourdelle museum…

Musée d’Art Moderne de la ville de Paris : 18 to midnight, 11 avenue du Président Wilson 75116 Paris Metro Iéna, 33(0)1 53 67 40 80 and www.mam.paris.fr/

Galliera, musée de la mode : 19 to midnight, 10 avenue Pierre 1er de Serbie, 75116 Paris Metro Iéna, 33(0)1 56 52 86 00 and www.galliera.paris.fr

Musée Cernuschi, musée des arts de l’Asie : 18 to 23, 7 avenue Velasquez 75008 Paris Metro Monceau, 33(0)1 53 96 21 72 and www.cernuschi.paris.fr/

Petit Palais : 19.30 to midnight, avenue Winston Churchill 75008 Paris Metro Champs Elysées-Clémenceau, 33(0)1 53 43 40 36 and www.petitpalais.paris.fr

Musée de la Vie Romantique : 18 to 23,16 rue Chaptal 75009 Paris Metro Saint-Georges, 33(0)1 55 42 31 95 67 and www.vieromantique.paris.fr

Musée Carnavalet : 19 to midnight , 23 rue de Sévigné 75003 Paris Metro Saint-Paul 33(0)1 4459 58 31 and www.carnavalet.paris.fr

Maison de Victor Hugo : 19 to 23, 6 place des Vosges 75004 Paris metro Saint-Paul or Bastille, 33(0)1 42 76 75 84 and www.musees-hugo.paris.fr.

Musée Bourdelle : 18 to 23, 18 rue Antoine Bourdelle 75015 Paris Metro Montparnasse, 33(0)1 49 54 73 91 and www.bourdelle.paris.fr

Musée Zadkine : 18 to 22, 100bis rue d’Assas 75006 Paris metro Vavin, 33(0)1 55 42 77 20 and www.zadkine.paris.fr

All information on all events on that night on : musees.paris.fr

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