The Carnavalet Museum in Paris (Musée Carnavalet) is dedicated to the history of Paris and its inhabitants. It holds collections that illustrate the evolution of the city of lights from Prehistoric times to our current day.
Its hundred rooms display the many works that evoke daily intellectual life:
Open daily (except Mondays) 10:00am – 6:00pm.
Closed on bank holidays.
Permanent Collection: Admission free.
Temporary Exhibitions: Price varies according to exhibition.
Visitors under the age of 18, art students, visitors with disabilities and their carer, unwaged.
How to get there: 16 rue des Francs-Bourgeois, 75003 Paris.
Metro: Saint Paul (line 1).
Buses: 29, 69, 76 and 96.