What to do in Paris on a holiday: May 8

Almost everything is open on May 8 in Paris and its surroundings
May 8 is a holiday, but especially that day, which says holiday does not say nonworking!
Discover our family outing suggestions for May 8th. The program is very rich, a day will not be enough.

 1 - OUR IDEAS IN BULK ACTIVITIES SYMPAT 8 MAY

3 - AN UNUSUAL AND FAMILY VISIT ON MAY 8

4 - A CRUISE ON THE SEINE

Parisian boat rates
Until June 19: Wednesday to Sunday, from 12 noon to 7pm; one departure every hour From June 20 to 30: Wednesday to Sunday, from 11.40am to 11pm; one departure every hour From July 1 to August 31: cruises every day, from 11.40am to 11pm; one departure every hour

5 - SEE ANIMALS: ZOOS AND AQUARIUM 

Sea Life aquarium in the east of Paris
- One of the children's favourite outings - See the practical information WE LIKE: the fun trail for children, the pool for observing starfish and anemones, the little penguins AGE: ideal from 3 years old. The pools are perfectly adapted to toddlers LOCATION: Val commercial centre
Thoiry Zoo and Safari
INFO COVID-19 - Attention, tickets are on sale only in advance by internet. No sales at the cash desk. REOPENING OF THE SAFARI ON MAY 12, 2021 AND REOPENING OF THE ZOO ON MAY 19, 2021 An exceptional outing in a unique place See the practical info E-ticket - immediately on your smartphone THE SAFARI THE ZOO THE

6 - ATTRACTION PARKS OPEN MAY 8

7 - GO TO THE SHOW ON MAY 8

8 - SEE A MUSEUM OR EXPO ON MAY 8

Museums opened on May 8

 

May 8 falls on a Wednesday this year. Therefore, all museums are open on May 8, without exception. Indeed, the closing day of Parisian museums is either Monday or Tuesday

 

 

The exhibitions opened on May 8

 

It's the same for exhibitions. All Parisian exhibitions are open on May 8, 2019, without exception. You can even enjoy if you want some nocturnal exhibitions.

 

 

9 - VISIT A CASTLE OR A MONUMENT

The castles open on May 8

  • 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 Monday 8 May

  • Eiffel Tower
  • Concierge
  • The Sainte Chapelle
  • The pantheon
  • The Arc de Triomphe
  • The Montmartre Basilica
  • The Opera Garnier