Practical informations

Façade extérieure du Palais de la Porte Dorée


The Palais de la Porte Dorée, the Museum of the History of Immigration and the Tropical Aquarium are open to the public every day except Monday!

From Tuesday to Friday

10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday

10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Last access to spaces one hour before closing time.

Our spaces are closed to the public every Monday and January 1st,
May 1st and December 25.


Palais de la Porte Dorée
293, avenue Daumesnil
75012 Paris

Administrative entry
Same address, 20 metres further on the right, facing the building (ring the intercom).

Porte Dorée Station (line 8)

Line T3

46, 201

 Porte Dorée Station


  Monument Museum Aquarium Combined ticket (museum + aquarium)
Full price Free access 10€ 10€ 14€
Reduced price Free access 7€ 7€ 11€


Consult the complete price list.
The Esplanade, the Hall of Honour, the Forum and the historic salons of the Palais are open to the public.
For the Museum and the Aquarium, online booking is strongly recommended.

Admission to the Palais is free for those under 26 years of age and on the first Sunday of each month for the Museum

Our spaces

Espace du café

The Café du Palais

Tuesday to Friday from 11am to 5pm
Saturday and Sunday from 11.30am to 6.30pm

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Terrasse poisson lune

Poisson Lune, seasonal terrace

The summer terrace of the Palais de la Porte Dorée opens its doors until 2 October!

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The Abdelmalek Sayad Resource Centre

Resource centre specialising in the history, memory and cultures of immigration.

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Un groupe vu de haut

Group visits

Everything you need to know about how to welcome groups.

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You are

Un groupe vu de haut
© Palais de la Porte Dorée

Le Palais vous accueille en groupe sur réservation du mardi au vendredi.

Pour tout savoir sur les modalités d'accueil des groupes, c'est par ici :

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Tourist industry professionals

Are you a tourism professional? Come and discover a Palace! Several themes are available for self-guided and guided tours.
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Space rental for private functions

The Palais de la Porte Dorée lends itself to the organisation of your events, whether they are intended for your clients, partners or employees, during the day or evening.
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CSE et collectivités

Are you a representative of an association, a CSE, a ticketing professional or a local authority and are you looking to promote the Palais de la Porte Dorée to your clients or beneficiaries?
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Press corner

A unique experience in a monument that bears witness to the 1931 colonial exhibition, the Palais de la Porte Dorée offers several themes for visits (independent or guided).
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Hall d'honneur du Palais de la Porte Dorée. Photo : Anne Volery.
The main hall of the Palais de la Porte Dorée. Photo : Anne Volery.
© Palais de la Porte Dorée

The areas of the Palais are accessible to people with disabilities.

At the corner of Place Edouard Renard and Rue Armand Rousseau, a ramp provides access for people with reduced mobility. From this ramp, a stabilised pathway leads to a lift located behind the administrative entrance.

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