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Access and opening hours

Welcome to the Musée d'art et d'histoire du Judaïsme


Musée d'art et d'histoire du Judaïsme
Hôtel de Saint-Aignan
71, rue du Temple
75003 Paris

Phone: (33) 1 53 01 86 60
Administration: (33) 1 53 01 86 53
Fax: (33) 1 42 72 97 47
Email: info@mahj.org

Métro: Rambuteau, Hôtel de Ville
Buses: 29, 38, 47, 75
RER: Châtelet-Les Halles

Car parks: Pompidou, Beaubourg, Hôtel de Ville, Baudoyer
Parking spaces for people with disabilities at 6 rue des Haudriettes and 2 rue des Haudriettes (the space at 67 rue du Temple is currently unavailable).

300 metres from the Centre Pompidou




Opening hours - Permanent collection

Tuesday to Friday: 11.00 am–6.00 pmTuesday to Friday: 11.00 am–6.00 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10.00 am–6.00 pm
Last ticket sales 45 minutes before closure

The museum is closed on Monday except for school groups with reservations.
The museum is closed September 11, 2018 and September 19, 2018 for Rosh Ha’Shana and Kippour festivals. The museum is also closed on January 1 and May 1.


Opening hours - Exhibitions

Sigmund Freud
From October 10th 2018 to February 10th 2019

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 11.00 am–6.00 pm
Wednesday: 11.00 am–9.00 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10.00 am–7.00 pm
National holidays: 11.00 am–7.00 pm
Last ticket sales 45 minutes before closure


Opening hours - Media Library

Tuesday to Friday: 14.00–18.00
The media library is open in the morning, on appointment only

Saturday and Sunday: 10.00–13.00, 14.00–18.00

Closed on Sunday in July and August.

Opening hours - Bookshop

Free access on museum’s opening hours



Audioguides for the permanent collection in French, English, German, Spanish and Hebrew are available free of charge.



The museum has the “Tourisme et handicap” accreditation for autonomous visits by people with hearing or learning disabilities. The permanent collection is accessible to people with reduced mobility with an accompanier (lift), but access includes obstacles (paved courtyard, sloped entry ramp, manually operated door). Partially sighted or blind people can request to touch certain objects with gloves (enquire at reception).

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Equipment available

The following equipment is available under your responsibility:

  • Folding stools
  • wheelchair (with identity document left at reception)
  • baby carrier
  • changing table

Please ask museum staff.