Museum

Grand Palais

3 avenue du Général Eisenhower - 75008 Paris

Champs-Élysées - 8e Arrondissement

  1. Number of meeting rooms 16
  2. Evening with dancing

Description

Built for the 1900 Exposition Universelle and situated just a few steps from the Champs-Élysées, the Grand Palais is a landmark site in Paris. This prestigious listed historic building of stone, metal and glass never ceases to impress visitors with its architecture and the richness of its cultural programme.
The different spaces of the Grand Palace host public or private events as diverse as art, fashion, music, sport, corporate communication (prestigious soirées, anniversaries, gala dinners, product launches, cocktails) ...The nave, the emblem of the Grand Palais, attracts the eye with its huge glass roof and dome of 45 metres high. The Grand Palais also organizes major exhibitions of international renown, available for private viewing in the morning, in the evening or on Tuesday.

Architectural style

  • 1900
  • Monumental
  • Neo classique

Room Layouts

Room capacity
Room capacity
Surface area
Surface area
Theater
Theater
Meeting room
Meeting room
In U shape
In U shape
In classroom
In classroom
Cocktail
Cocktail
Banquet
Banquet
Cabaret / Show
Cabaret / Show
Salon Alexandre III 180m2
Surface area
180m2
Theater
0
Meeting room
0
In U shape
0
In classroom
0
Cocktail
0
Banquet
0
Cabaret / Show
0
Rotonde de la Reine * 150m2
Surface area
150m2
Theater
0
Meeting room
0
In U shape
0
In classroom
0
Cocktail
0
Banquet
150
Cabaret / Show
0
Le Salon d'Honneur * 1200m2
Surface area
1200m2
Theater
300
Meeting room
0
In U shape
0
In classroom
0
Cocktail
1000
Banquet
550
Cabaret / Show
0
La Galerie Sud Est 650m2
Surface area
650m2
Theater
0
Meeting room
0
In U shape
0
In classroom
0
Cocktail
0
Banquet
0
Cabaret / Show
0
Le Foyer * 290m2
Surface area
290m2
Theater
0
Meeting room
0
In U shape
0
In classroom
0
Cocktail
0
Banquet
0
Cabaret / Show
0
La Mezzanine 260m2
Surface area
260m2
Theater
0
Meeting room
0
In U shape
0
In classroom
0
Cocktail
0
Banquet
0
Cabaret / Show
0
La Galerie Courbe 660m2
Surface area
660m2
Theater
0
Meeting room
0
In U shape
0
In classroom
0
Cocktail
0
Banquet
500
Cabaret / Show
0

*With daylight

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop
  • Bookshop
  • Car park/Parking
  • Coach park
  • Restaurant
  • Visitor tools
  • Cloakroom

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • French sign language

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English
  • braille

Combined tickets

Regularly offers for main exhibitions

Coach park

Cours de la Reine

Business area

Number of meeting rooms:16

Voir la carte

Grand Palais

3 avenue du Général Eisenhower
75008 Paris
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 44 13 17 17
https://www.grandpalais.fr

  • Subway - Champs-Élysées - Clemenceau
  • RER - Invalides
  • Bus - 28, 42, 52, 63, 72, 73, 80, 93
  • Batobus, Champs-Elysées stop. Velib', station n° 8029, 1 Avenue Franklin-D-Roosevelt and station n° 8001, Avenue Dutuit

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

  • Hearing Hearing
  • Mental Mental
  • Physical Physical
  • Visual Visual

Access facilities

  • Adapted activities and visits
  • Loan of wheelchairs
  • Free admission for disabled visitors on presentation of proof
  • Free admission for the accompanying person

Accessibility information

Physical disability:
- lowered/adapted reception desk/till
- communal disabled toilets with grab rail and adapted sink
- alternatives to stairs available
- entrance B on Avenue Général Eisenhower is reserved for visitors with reduced mobility - steep slope to go down
- visits are pre-planned and accompanied (access to upper floors via seperate lift)
- cane chairs and wheelchairs available to hire (ID required)
- for security reasons, the Grand Palais cannot accept more than 5 visitors in wheelchairs at any given time - slots cannot be reserved, visitors may have to wait
- the Grand Palais auditorium (Champs-Elysées entrance) has reserved spaces for wheelchair users
- exhibition room D (CHamps-Elysées entrance) is not accessible to wheelchair users (room accessible only by 11 steps)

Visual impairment:
- transparent glass walls/doors marked with contrasting elements
- no obstacles at eye level
- stairs with tactile and visual contrast before first step down and continuous hand rail
Audiodescription:
- for individuals, certain exhibitions have a selection of works (around 10) available in audiodescription by renting an audioguide (ID required), may come with thermal foil cases
- accompanied by a tour guide, audiodescription tours are offered for a selection of works reproduced in relief with adapted commentary; groups then rejoin the main exhibition to explore through various techniques

Hearing impairment:
- booking and contact only by email
- exhibitions offer leaflets in French and English
- amplifier in the gift shop and at the group welcome desk (Champs-Elysées entrance)
- guided tours in French Sign Language are offered in the majority of exhibitions at the Grand Palais
- group audioguides for hire

Mental disability:
- trained/educated staff
- easy-to-understand signs
- monitored entrance visible from reception/till

Site tested and approved in 2015 by 'Paris en Fauteuil Roulant' ('Paris in a Wheelchair'): https://www.facebook.com/parisenfauteuilroulant/

More details on accessibility

Museum in the same district: Champs-Élysées

Museum in the same arrondissement: 8th arrondissement

Museum in Paris and in the Paris Region: Museum