(meet at designated location, no transportation included at this time)
Discover this emblematic music place and its dreamlike architecture.
You will enter in the Cité de la Musique by the artists’ entrance and afterwards you will explore the famous concert hall where the greatest classical-music masters have performed. Your guide will help you discover the Musée de la Musique, where more than 1000 instruments and masterpieces from all eras are exposed!
Then you will make a backstage visit of the astonishing building surrounded by birds and inspired of Escher, and you will know all the secrets of the construction of this important site, built like a 300,000-piece puzzle.
The many concert halls and rehearsal studios open their doors to you as well as the stunning Grande Salle, which can host up to 2400 people. You will feel the rhythm of this extraordinary architectural and acoustic music temple!
Duration: 1hr. 30mins.
IMPORTANT: The visit of certain spaces (like the Grande Salle) is subject to the planning of the orchestras and technical teams of the Philharmonic, so the access is not guaranteed.
The Musée de la Musique is open from Tuesday to Sunday and closes at 18h, so visits departing from 18:00 do not include the visit of the Musée. From July to October, the Musée will be closed between 9:00 and 12:00.
In order to welcome you in the best conditions, we invite people with a disability to let us know your specific needs when booking a guided visit.