Find activities open May 1st in Paris, it's possible! Contrary to popular belief, everything is not closed on May 1st.  Some castles, all amusement park are open on May 1st. Yet, May 1 is traditionally one of the most followed holidays of the year with the December 25th and the January 1st. If it is true that most museums and shops are closed, we have found Fun activities to keep the family busy on May 1st. To avoid asking the question "open or closed?", Here is the list of places open this holiday. Discover all our suggestions of outings, there is something to do! On the program, unusual visits, exhibitions, castles, animals ...

IDEAS IN BULK FOR MAY 1

AN UNUSUAL AND FAMILY VISIT ON MAY 1

CRUISES ON THE SEINE

Attention : horaires modifiés suite au Covid 19 Jusqu'au 1er novembre inclus : croisières le mercredi, vendredi et samedi de 14h à 20h et le dimanche de 12h à 17h. Pas de croisière les lundis et mardis Du 2 novembre au 10 décembre : pas de croisières Du 11 décembre au 3 janvier inclus :
croisière sur le canal saint martin
Tour n°1 : from the Musée d'Orsay to the Parc de la Villette (from the Seine to the Canal Saint-Martin) Tour n°2 : from the Parc de la Villette to the Musée d'Orsay (from the Canal Saint-Martin to the Seine) See practical information I RESERVE A CRUISE FROM THE ORSAY MUSEUM TO THE PARC DE LA VILLETTE (duration 2h30) I RESERVE A CRUISE FROM THE ORSAY MUSEUM TO THE PARC DE LA VILLETTE (duration 2h30) I RESERVE A CRUISE FROM THE ORSAY MUSEUM TO THE PARC DE LA VILLETTE (duration 2h30) I RESERVE A CRUISE FROM THE ORSAY MUSEUM TO THE PARC DE LA VILLETTE (duration 2h30)

ZOOS AND AQUARIUMS OPENED ON MAY 1

Zoo de Thoiry et safari
INFO COVID-19 - The Thoiry site is now open to the public without restriction. Please note that tickets are on sale only in advance by internet. No sale at the ticket office. An exceptional outing in a unique place See the practical info E-ticket cut - immediately on your smartphone LE SAFARI LE ZOO LES ACTIVITÉS LE CHATEAU

THE ATTRACTION PARKS OPEN ON MAY 1

SHOWS TO SEE ON MAY 1

MUSEUMS AND EXPOS TO SEE MAY 1

Museums opened on May 1st

  • The Museum in Grass
  • The Grévin Museum
  • The Chocolate Museum
  • The Museum of Magic

 

 

The exhibitions opened on May 1st

 

 

CASTLES AND MONUMENTS

Castles open on May 1st

  • The castle of Malmaison (92)
  • The castle of Breteuil (78)
  • The castle of Chantilly (60)
  • The castle of Vaux le Vicomte (77)

 

 

Monuments open on May 1st

  • Eiffel Tower
  • The Arc de Triomphe
  • The Montmartre Basilica