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June 2020

How Paris and France are gradually reopening

As restaurants, cafés, bars and hotels start to reopen, so are most monuments and museums.

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New post-lockdown map of France released by the French government on June 2

Since March 17, the lockdown in France meant that the museums and monuments of Paris were closed as a health precaution. For a city as rich in art and history as Paris, it created a painful absence. Parisians love their museums as much as visitors do; seeing the latest exhibition is part of the culture here.

The restrictions have been effective, however, and our shared sacrifice has paved the way for reopenings across the country. Soon visitors, at least from within the European Union, will be arriving again. Here's a list of public museums and monuments and when their doors will be open again.  

Museums reopening in June 2020 : 

· Château de Chambord

· Château de Versailles

· Centre des Monuments Nationaux: 48 monuments

·Muséede quai Branly- Jacques Chirac

· Musée Picasso

·Musée National de Port Royal des Champs

·Musée Franco-Américain du Château de Blérancourt

·Palais de la Porte Dorée

· Musée Magnin (Dijon)

·Cité de l’architecture et du patrimoine

· Musée Nissan de Camondo

· Musée national Marc Chagall (Nice)

·Musée national Fernand Léger (Biot)

· Musée national Eugène Delacroix

· Musée de l’Orangerie

· Musée d’Orsay

·Musée des Arts Décoratifs for temporary exhibitions

· Palais de la Découverte

· Musée de Cluny-musée national du Moyen-Âge

· Maison natale de George Clemenceau

· Maison natale de Bonaparte (Ajaccio)

· Musée napoléonien de l’île d’Aix

· Musée national Adrien Dubouché de Limoges

· Musée Gustave Moreau

·Musée national de céramique de Sèvres

·Cité des Sciences et de l’industrie

· Musée d’archéologie national Saint-Germain en Laye

· Musée national de Malmaison-Bois Préau



Monuments et museums reopening in July 2020 :

· Château de Fountainebleau

· Château de Pau

· Grand Palais

· Centre Pompidou

·Musée national de la Renaissance d’Écouen

· Musée national de préhistoire des Eyzies

· Musée de Louvre

· Musée Rodin

· Musée Guimet

· Cinémathèque française

· Musée national Picasso-Paris

· Musée des Plans-reliefs

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