Due to the ongoing setting of our next exhibition « Beethoven before Bourdelle » which will be presented from September 19, public access to two of the rooms of permanent collections is temporarily suspended. Thank you for your understanding.

Health measures

Welcome to the musée Bourdelle !

Starting on June 16, the general public will be able to begin safely visiting the collections and exhibition of the Musée Bourdelle.

In compliance with government directives and to guarantee optimal protection during visits, the City of Paris museums have implemented health measures and new means of reception after three months with closed doors.


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Before your visit

  • To visit the temporary exhibition, The Strange Tales of N.H. Jacobsen please reserve a ticket stamped with a time and date (even if your entrance is free of charge), at www.billetterie-parismusees.paris.fr to guarantee optimal control of traffic and ensure a totally safe experience.


  • You can reserve online tickets starting on Tuesday, June 9, 2020. Ticket prices are listed below.
  • If you are a member with a Paris Musées Pass, or have a right to free entrance (including children), you must also reserve a free ticket online.
  • For reductions and free entrance, currently valid justification must be presented at the museum entrance.
  • Guided tours, independent tours and educational workshops are suspended for the moment, as well as the reception of groups.
  • If you have a pass for an exhibition, you do not need to make an online reservation. Go directly to the museum. You may enter when there is an available slot.
  • Wearing a mask is mandatory for all visitors over the age of 11 entering the museum. Remember to bring your mask with you since the museums do not provide them.
  • If you are sick and have symptoms, please postpone your visit.
  • Audio guide rental has been temporarily suspended. 
  • Cloakrooms will be closed . Bags measuring over 45x36x20 cm are not allowed.
  • You may consult the Visitor’s Charter using this link.

Opening Hours:

The museum is open Tuesday to Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

During your visit

  • When you arrive, please maintain a physical distance of at least one meter between yourself and other visitors or museum personnel.
  • Temporary, on-site purchases are possible only with a bank card.
  • To enter a temporary exhibition, you must show the museum agents your ticket obtained with an online reservation, and, if necessary, your justification for a reduced rate or free entrance (Paris Musées Pass or letter from Paris Musées if you are a member).
  • Wash your hands regularly, especially before you enter the museum. Hydroalcoholic gel is available at the entrance.
  • When you are inside the exhibition area, please remember to follow the itinerary signs and stay at a one-meter distance from others.
  • For hygienic reasons, please do not touch the digital devices along your pathway.
  • Signs listing health measures are displayed in various museum areas. Please follow instructions.

The musée agents will be happy to answer your questions and guide you.

We wish you a pleasant visit.

Ticket prices

The permanent collections of the City of Paris museums are free of charge and do not require an online ticket reservation

Temporary exhibitions 




Musée Bourdelle
18, rue Antoine Bourdelle
75015 Paris

Underground stations : Montparnasse - Bienvenüe // Falguière
Bus : n°28, 48, 58, 88, 89, 91, 92, 94, 95, 96
Velib Station : 26, avenue du Maine, 138 rue du Cherche Midi
Autolib' : 4 avenue du Maine, 16 rue de l'Arrivée, 20 boulevard de Vaugirard

Telephone : 01 49 54 73 73

The museum is open Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm

Closed on Mondays and some public holidays.

The museum will be closed on January 1st open on May 8th, May 10th, July 14th, August 15th, November 1st and November 11th.  


Admission to the permanent collections is free.

For temporary exhibitions charges, see below.

  • Rates for "LES CONTES ETRANGES DE N.H JACOBSEN"  exhibition from June 16th to July 26th 2020 : 

Full rate : 9 €
Reduced rate : 7 €
Free under 18 (see other conditions below) 

  • Reduced rates

- Youth and young adults (18-26)
- Large families and "Paris Pass Famille" holders
- School teachers and librarians
- "Navigo-Améthyste-Émeraude" card holders
- Members of : la Sauvegarde de l'art Français, la Société de l'Histoire de l'Art Français, la Société française d'archéologie et la Société nationale des antiquaires de France
- Groups of adults (at least 10 people)
- Groups of people from 18 to 26 (package of 10 reduced tickets)

  • Free admission  

- Young people under 18
- Holders of the Paris Musées Pass
- People in situation of handicap – holders of a disabled person’s card, priority card or parking card - and their guide
- Job seekers and Beneficiaries of social minima (RSA, allocation parents isolés, allocation personnalisée d'autonomie, aide sociale de l'État pour les réfugiés, minimum vieillesse, allocation solidarité aux personnes âgées and Paris Solidarité)
- INALCO students
- Students in arts, art history or archeology
- Groups of students from the Beaux-Arts ateliers of the city of Paris (and their guide)
- City of Rome inhabitants (Paris twin City)
- City of Paris employees and councillors in activity or retired
- Professional plastic artists with written evidence
- Art world professionals : International association of Art Critics, museum guides, French and foreign curators, « Commission du Vieux Paris », ICOM and ICOMOS members
- Journalists, art press reporters and federations
- Paris Tourist Office employees, City of Paris Congress employees and Ile-de-France/Seine et Marne Regional Tourism Committee employees
- Groups of children under 18

Reduced rate on presentation of a less than 3 month supporting document

  • Rate discount advantages :

- Upon presentation of the Paris Musées Pass, the admission to the Bourdelle museum exhibitions is free and unlimited.


  • Audioguides :

Some audioguides allow you to discover the permanent collections of the museum.
Audioguide rental rate : 5 €


  •  Cultural Activities  :

Rates for guided visits, discovery visits, animation visits, conferences and tales 
Full rate : 7 €
Reduced rate* : 5 €

Rates for outdoor workshops, visits, conferences and tales : 
Full rate : 10 €
Reduced rate * : 8 €

*The reduced rate for the activities is allowed to young people under 26, school teachers and librarians, City of Paris recreation center animators, job seekers, beneficiaries of social minima, « Navigo-Améthyste-Émeraude » card holders, people in situation of handicap (the activities are free for the guide), members of the association of friends of the museum concerned, participants to a session of a cycle activity, holders of « Paris Musées Pass ».

  •  Groups  :

Self-directed visitor groups who don’t call upon museum cultural speakers for the permanent collection or exhibition visits must pay a 30 euro speaking/entrance fee (with the exception of schools, after-school groups, art students, social sphere groups and groups of people in situation of handicap).