One of the most beautiful museums in Paris

The Jacquemart-André Museum, a very attractive museum

  • The place is beautiful : it is an old mansion, a mansion that belonged to Edouard André and his wife Nélie
  • It houses a private art collection in an exceptional location
  • Several temporary exhibitions per year and always of high quality
  • In the shelter of the boulevard Haussmann (Paris 8ème), we discover the particular hotel, the courtyard, the central staircase and all the reception and exhibition halls.
  • Take the audio guide who will tell you the history of this place, the Jacquemart-André family, their travels around Europe, the receptions they organized in this particular house

An exceptional collection

The Jacquemart-André couple was passionate about art. André and his wife Nélie built up a collection of French, Italian, Flemish and Dutch paintings, as well as numerous sculptures, objets d'art and furniture.

  • Botticelli, Tiepolo, Caravaggio Canaletto... for Italian painters
  • Fragonard, Boucher, Chardin, Drouais ... for French works
  • Rembrandt for the Flemish

The Jacquemart-André Museum and children

  • The Jacquemart André Museum offers guided family tours to help children discover the museum's permanent collections. There are :
  • The visit for 8-14 years old : "Like princes at the Jacquemart-André museum". This guided tour shows children the splendours of a Parisian mansion and allows them to discover in a playful way some of the masterpieces of the Jacquemart André collection. This visit is also privatizable for family visits or birthdays. To get a quote and availability, contact us by e-mail.
  • Count 1h30 for these guided family tours

Celebrate your birthday at the Jacquemart André Museum

The Jacquemart André Museum welcomes children for birthday parties

The formula for the 4/6 years old. It consists of a course of your choice:

  • either a playful visit and a KAPLA workshop (construction of a building based on Panini's "Architectural Caprice")
  • or a treasure hunt: the animals of the museum
  • The afternoon ends with a snack at the Jacquemart-André café (choice of cake with candles, sweets, drinks).

The formula for 7/12 years old3 formulas to choose from:

  • either a playful visit and a workshop of pastel copying on an easel on the theme of the portrait: the children make a copy of an 18th century portrait (Largillière, Fragonard, Perroneau)
  • either a playful visit and a workshop of pastel copying on an easel on the theme of still life: children reproduce one or more objects that are presented to them.
  • or an enigma hunt: Au voleur! A visit of the museum where children put themselves in the shoes of a detective
  • The day ends with a snack at the Jacquemart-André café (cakes with candles, sweets, drinks).

Practical information :

  • Count 2 hours for a birthday package
  • Animation days: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Timetable: Departure at 2.15, 3 or 3.45 p.m.
  • Conditions: 10 children (of the same age group) maximum per group
  • Price: on request
  • Reservation required at 01 45 62 39 94

Jacquemart-André coffee

the restaurant of the Jacquemart-André museum

It is a charming, chic and elegant place. A covered and sheltered terrace allows you to have lunch outside when the weather is nice (menu for children). Salads, light dishes and delicious pastries. Sunday brunch from 11am to 2:30pm (children's brunch and adult brunch). Open in nightly every Monday until 19h. It is not possible to make reservations. Open Monday to Friday from 11:45 am to 5:30 pm, Saturday from 11 am.

Exhibitions in Paris

Practical information

View schedule details Every day including public holidays, from 10 am to 6 pm. Nocturnal on Mondays until 8.30 pm during the exhibition period.

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