What to do in Paris on a public holiday: July 14

Good news! On Wednesday, July 14, the National Day, many festive activities are planned.
July 14, 2021 falls on a Wednesday this year. Although it is one of the most popular holidays of the year, it is not totally free! Indeed, in addition to the festive activities specific to July 14th, such as the popular balls and the famous fireworks, we also recommend many other very nice activities for the family.

 1 - JULY 14TH FESTIVITIES

3 - AN UNUSUAL AND FAMILY-FRIENDLY VISIT ON JULY 14

4 - OTHER IDEAS IN BULK

5 - SEE ANIMALS: ZOOS AND AQUARIUM 

6 - AMUSEMENT PARKS OPEN ON JULY 14

8 - SEE A MUSEUM OR AN EXHIBITION ON JULY 14TH

Museums open on July 14

 

July 14 being a Sunday this year, all museums are open, without exception. By the way, like every July 14, to celebrate the national holiday, the Louvre Museum is free on this day from 9am to 6pm. Discover our selection of cool museums to visit with your family.

 

 

The exhibitions open on Sunday, July 14

 

All exhibitionslike museums, are open on July 14th. See our selection of "Family friendly" exhibitions.

 

 

9 - VISIT A CASTLE OR A MONUMENT

Castles open on National Day

  • The Palace of Versailles (75)
  • The castle of Malmaison (92)
  • The castle of Breteuil (78)
  • The castle of Chantilly (60)
  • The castle of Vincennes 94)
  • The castle of Champs sur Marne (77)
  • The castle of Vaux le Vicomte (77)
  • The castle of Fontainebleau (77)

 

 

Monuments open on July 14

  • Eiffel Tower
  • Concierge
  • The Sainte Chapelle
  • The Pantheon
  • The Arc de Triomphe (afternoon and evening)
  • The Montmartre Basilica
  • The Garnier Opera House