musée d'Art et d'Histoire du Judaïsme

Admission and reservations

Admission rates for the permanent collection, temporary exhibitions, tours, workshops, auditorium and media library and reservation arrangements.

Permanent collection and exhibitions

Permanent collection

  • Full rate: 9 €
  • Reduced rate: 6 € (18-25 years, large families, Amis du Louvre)

Advance ticket sales at FNAC (additional charge of 1 € on each ticket)
Admission to the permanent collection is free for European Union residents under 26 years.

Audioguide (German, English, Spanish, French and Hebrew) included in the admission price.

Permanent collection and « Golem ! Avatars d'une légende d'argile » exhibition

  • Full rate: 10 €
  • Reduced rate: 7 € (large families, Amis du Louvre)
  • Reduced rate: 5 € (18-25 years)

Exhibitions

« Sigalit Landau. Miqlat »

  • Free

« Ô vous, frères humains. Quand Luz  dessine Albert Cohen »

  • Free

« Golem ! Avatars d'une légende d'argile »

  • Full rate: 8 €
  • Reduced rate: 5 € (18-25 years, large families, Amis du Louvre)

« Charlemagne Palestine »

  • Free

« Héritage inespéré »

  • Free

    Free admission

    Amis du mahJ, under 18 years, Carte culture and Carte Icom holders, museum curators, journalists, university students, registered artists, teachers with valid identification, tourism professionals, members of parliament, employees of the City of Paris, Paris city counsellors, disabled ex-servicemen, people with disabilities, job seekers, people on in-work welfare benefit and basic state pensioners.
    You may be asked for currently valid proof.

    Unlimited admission

    Amis du mahJ have unlimited admission to the permanent collection and exhibitions on identification at the ticket desk.

    Find out more about Amis du mahJ membership

    Paris Pass holders (valid for 2, 4 or 6 consecutive days) have free admission to 60 museums and monuments in Paris and the Paris area, including the Musée d’art et d’histoire du Judaïsme. The Paris Pass, created by InterMusées, is on sale at the MahJ ticket desk.

    Holders of these cards must be issued with a free admission ticket at the ticket desk.

    Community organisations and works councils

    Grouped ticket sales 

    Members of works councils and community organisations can benefit from special rates.
    Those benefiting from grouped ticket sales can visit the mahJ and its exhibitions at lesser cost without queuing.

    There are three types of tickets:

    • Ticket for the permanent collection (full rate 9 €)
      Valid for one visit of the permanent collection over a two-year period (date limit indicated on the ticket).
    • Ticket for a temporary exhibition (full rate 8 €)
      Valid for one visit of the temporary exhibition indicated on the ticket over a two-year period (date limit indicated on the ticket).
    • Twin ticket (full rate 10 €)
      Valid for one visit of the permanent collection and the exhibition over a two-year period (date limit indicated on the ticket).

    Réductions

    -15 % for 20 tickets
    -20% for 40 tickets
    -25 % for 60 tickets and for every additional 20 tickets.

    Ticket sales

    Please read the general terms of sale, fill in the order form and enclose a [French?] cheque payable to the Musée d’art et d’histoire du Judaïsme.

    Please post to:
    Musée d’art et d’histoire du Judaïsme
    Group Ticket Sales  
    71 rue du Temple
    75003 Paris

    Information
    Email: ven@mahj.org

    Guided tours in english

    Guided tours, extramural tours

    • Full rate: 12 €
    • Reduced rate*: 9 €
    • Very reduced rate ** : 6 €

    Prices include admission to the museum.
    * Reduced rate: Amis du mahJ, under 26 years, teachers working in France, job seekers, people on basic welfare benefits, basic state pensioners and people with disabilities with valid identification.

    ** Very reduced rate : Paris museum pass holders, children under 18

    Rates for our guided tours in French : go to the page in French

    Workshops

    Workshops for children

    1 session, admission included

    • Full rate: 9 €
    • Reduced rate*: 7 €

    3 sessions (Visages du livre), single rate: 25 €

    Le temps disparu (Jewish, Muslim and Christian calendars) discovery tour

    • Adults: 14 €
    • Children: 9 €

    * Reduced rate: Amis du mahJ, large families, job seekers, people on basic welfare benefits, people with disabilities

    Birthday workshops

    • Set price: 200 €
    • With room for birthday tea: 275 €

    Cooking workshops for families

    • Adults: 11 €
    • Reduced rate for adults*: 9 €
    • Children: 9 €

    * Reduced rate: Amis du mahJ, large families, job seekers, basic welfare benefits, people with disabilities
    Adult worskhops
    1 session

    • Full rate: 30 €
    • Reduced rate*: 25 €

    3 sessions

    • Full rate: 65 €
    • Reduced rate*: 55 €

    * Reduced rate: Amis du mahJ, job seekers, people on basic welfare benefits, people with disabilities, under 26 years

    • Writing workshops: 120 € per semester (workshops reserved for Amis du mahJ)
    • Genealogy workshops, single rate: 6 €
      Lire avec des écrivains workshops (three sessions)
    • Full rate: 45 €
    • Reduced rate*: 40 €

    * Reduced rate: Amis du mahJ

    Médiathèque

    Admission free: admission ticket available at the ticket desk

    Auditorium

    Concerts

    • Full rate: 25 €
    • Reduced rate*: 20 €

    Special rate « Juifs et trouvères »

    • Full rate: 15 €
    • Reduced rate*: 12 €

    Colloquium
    Admission free, subject to seats available

    Medieval programme
    Guided tour + discussion: 13 €
    Amis du mahJ: 11 €

    Reading

    • Full rate: 15 €
    • Reduced rate*: 12 €

    Discussion-reading, family event

    • Full rate: 8 €
    • Reduced rate*: 6 €

    2 discussion-readings: 12 €, 10 € (Amis du mahJ)
    Children for family event: 4 €
    Accompanying adult: 6 €

    Panel discussion, film show, reading

    • Full rate: 6 €
    • Reduced rate*: 4 €

    3 panel discussions: 12 €, 9 € (Amis du mahJ)
    2 film shows: 8 €, 6 € (Amis du mahJ)

    * Reduced auditorium rate: Amis du mahJ, under 26 years, job seekers, people on active solidarity revenue (RSA), basic old age pensioners, people with disabilities and accompanier, disabled ex-servicemen, with valid proof.

    Groups

    A group comprises 10 to 30 people in the permanent collection. Groups are limited to 25 people in the temporary exhibition spaces.
    All groups must reserve: visites@mahj.org

    Unless specifically agreed, the group must pay the reservation fee 48 hours in advance, and the admission tickets at the museum on the day of the visit.

    Admission is valid for the entire day indicated on the ticket.

    Admission includes the audioguide to the permanent collection, on request when the reservation is made.

    The use of audiophones is compulsory is the temporary exhibition spaces. The mahJ provides audiophones free of charge, subject to reservation and conditions.

    Admission rates for autonomous groups with or without a non-mahJ lecturer

    Adult groups of 10 to 25 people: 6 € per person
    (single rate for all people in the group)
    Groups of people benefiting from free admission (groups of under 18s, teachers, people with disabilities, people on basic welfare benefits, job seekers, 18-25 year-olds in the permanent collection) must obtain the free ticket for the group at the ticket desk.  

    Rates for group tours conducted by a mahJ guide

    Schools and extracurricular groups
    Schools and day care centre workshops
    1 session: 75 €
    1 REP and REP+ session: 52 €
    3 sessions (Visage du livre): 200 €
    Guided tours, discovery tours  
    Schools: 55 €
    REP and REP+: 40 €
    Extramural tours  
    65 €
    Auditorium
    Free for pupils and their teachers for special schools sessions

    Students and under 26s

    Guided tours, extramural tours
    75 € (including admission and tour)

    Adults (10 to 25 people)
    Guided tours  
    140 € + 6 € admission per person  
    Extramural tours  
    200 €
    Workshop
    300 €

    People with disabilities
    Groups of a minimum of five to eight people, depending on disabilities.

    Workshops

    70 € (admission and workshop)
    Guided tours, extramural tours  
    40 € (admission and tour guide)
    French sign language (LSF) translator’s fee is additional the guided tour.

    Underprivileged community groups

    Workshops
    70 € (admission and workshop)
    Guided tours, extramural tours 40 € (admission and tour guide)

    Methods of payment 

    At the museum
    Cash: in euros
    Cheque: French cheque payable to the mahJ with proof of identity  Credit card: French and foreign cards (Eurocard, MasterCard, Visa, American Express)
    Other French means of payment accepted: chèques culture, chèques vacances, chèques cadeau culture and chèque cadeau sélection

    Payment in advance
    All distance sales are firm. No cancellations are accepted and no reimbursements are made, except if the event is cancelled by the museum.

    Reservations 

    Visits and workshops

    By email: visites@mahj.org
    By phone: 01 53 01 86 62 (Monday to Friday, 14.30–17.00)

    Writing workshops, training sessions, Lire avec des écrivains

    By email: mediatheque@mahj.org
    By phone: 01 53 01 86 36

    Auditorium
    By email: auditorium@mahj.org
    By phone: 01 53 01 86 48 (Monday to Friday, 14.30–17.00)