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Tickets for Musée national Picasso-Paris: Priority Entrance

Welcome to Picasso’s world, the most famous artist of the 20th Century

 
Flexible ticket: cancellable up to 24 hours before visit date (if selected)
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COVID-19 update
Due to the developments in the COVID-19 outbreak, we have extended our cancellation policy.

Overview

Highlights

  • Visit this one-of-a-kind museum in a luxurious historic mansion in Paris's lively Marais quarter
  • Take a journey through Picasso’s creative process and experimental styles via the comprehensive exhibitions and archives
  • Enjoy a collection of over 5,000 works by Picasso and other works from his personal collection - including pieces by Cézanne, Degas, and Matisse

Exhibitions

Picasso. Readings, re-readings
Now on  - Jan 10, 2021

This thematic exhibition for literature and Cubism lovers everywhere is dedicated to the influence of literature on Pablo Picasso's works. As an avid reader, Picasso drew much inspiration from books in his life, and here you'll get to see the highlights of his personal library, as well as some of his original masterpieces. This is a real deep-dive into the artist's imaginative world and a fresh new take on his work.

Description

The Musée Picasso in Paris has an incredible collection of over five thousand works of art. Dedicated to one of the most well-known artists of the 20th century, this spectacular 17th-century hôtel particulier is filled to the brim with iconic modern masterpieces by Pablo Picasso - as well as works that he collected. This ticket gives you priority entrance to the legacy of an artistic genius. Pop into Picasso.

Pablo Picasso is one of the most iconic figures in 20th-century art. The Spanish painter, sculptor and graphic artist is known for his inventive techniques and versatile avant-garde style.

Picasso used materials in ways that had never been used before, inspiring artists who came after to follow in his brushstrokes. His singular style inspired movements such as Futurism and Dadaism, and this museum showcases the range and depth of his work. It also includes unseen photographs of the artist himself, as well as works from Picasso's private collection - including pieces by Cézanne, Degas, and Matisse.

This museum is housed in the Hôtel Salé - a building that has been described as one of the most extravagant grand homes of the 17th century. It was renovated and reopened in October 2014 with double the exhibition space and new reception areas.

In the same way that Picasso reveled in mixing medias and creating new styles from old ways of working, this stately mansion is a perfect setting to experience some of the world's most groundbreaking modern painting and sculpture.

Insider tip

The three-year restoration has served the collection well - since 2014, the museum has expanded from 3 rooms to 34!

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Ticket

What's included

Access to the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions

What's not included

Audio guide
Additional info

Getting There:

  • Metro: Line 1, Saint-Paul; Line 8, Saint-Sébastien-Froissart; Line 8, Chemin Vert
  • Bus: Line 20, 29, 65, 75, 69 or 96

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation may be available depending on your ticket selection
  • Changes may be possible for this ticket

Instructions

Use the ticket holder line and show your smartphone ticket at the entrance.

Venue

Opening hours

Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed

How to get there

Musée national Picasso-Paris
5,Rue de Thorigny, 75003, Paris
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Ratings & reviews

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Mar 7, 2020
Clean, nice. Wished they had a larger collection of his classic works.
Feb 13, 2020
A wonderful exhibition with great audio guide of the pieces. Beautiful building and relaxed atmosphere to walk around.
Jan 26, 2020
Wonderful museum. Entrance process very efficient. Getting around for disabled was straightforward. Wonderful art

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