Poisson Lune summer terrace

The Poisson Lune summer terrace welcomes you to the forecourt of the Palais for a 6th festive season dedicated to sport. Musical and cultural surprises, a change of scenery and idleness are all on the program! The terrace is open from Tuesday to Sunday, so you can enjoy summer in Paris with family and friends.

Poisson Lune 2024

Festive and eclectic cultural programming, green spaces, new furniture, new culinary offerings: the Palais forecourt has a thousand surprises in store for you. With family or friends, the Poisson Lune terrace has everything in store for young and old alike. Also enjoy themed "Around the World" weeks: Viva Cuba, Brazil, and North Africa.

Opening hours:

  • Tuesday to Sunday
  •  4pm to midnight weekdays.
  • 12pm to midnight weekends
  • Closed on Mondays

These times may vary according to the weather.

Poisson lune
Cyril Zannettacci © Palais de la Porte Dorée
Poisson Lune
Cyril Zannettacci © Palais de la Porte Dorée

Your weekly schedule

Tuesdays: associative get-togethers
In the evening, take advantage of associative get-togethers to exchange ideas, open up to other cultures and, why not, get involved!

Wednesday: screenings
From 7pm to 10pm, enjoy a screening of short films.

Thursday: quiz
From 8pm, test your skills with friends in a quiz or blind-test.

Friday: DJ sets
The Poisson Lune stage is rockin'! Come and vibrate to the rhythm of DJ sets.

Saturday: concerts
Concerts from 8:30 p.m. to round off the week.

Sunday: fair or ball
Every Sunday, come and celebrate with a fair from 3pm or a ball from 5pm.

Pop-up tours of the Palais

Thursdays, 6.30pm to 9pm
Every Thursday, a mediator from the Palais takes over the Poisson Lune to reveal the monument's secrets! Free of charge and with no registration required, these 20-minute tours take you behind the scenes of a monument closed to the public, with a visit to the Aquarium and the Museum. An opportunity to combine relaxation and culture in an exceptional setting.

Family workshops

Wednesdays and Saturdays from 4pm to 6pm
Ages 5 and up

At Poisson Lune, youngsters are not left out! Their creativity and curiosity are stimulated in workshops every Wednesday and Saturday. On the program: fun and creative activities.

The terrace: flavours and values

This year, to awaken your taste buds and quench your thirst, Poisson Lune's snack bar and bar offer you the chance to reward yourself between two dance classes or after a visit to the Palais de la Porte Dorée. On the menu: organic, locally-sourced or artisanal products and food trucks that will take your taste buds on a journey.


Poisson Lune © Guillaume Brunet
© Guillaume Brunet
Poisson Lune © Guillaume Brunet
© Guillaume Brunet