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Musee du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac

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Located close to the Eiffel Tower, the musée du quai Branly exhibits 3 500 works of art from Africa, the Americas, Asia and Oceania. This important collection makes the musée du quai Branly an unmissable place for discovering the art culture of the...more
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37 quai Branly, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed yesterday

This big modern museum houses the artifacts France collected from its old empire, so lots of stuff from around the world. Lots of treasures here. Unfortunately the lighting is weird and poor so it is very hard to see many objects or read their descriptions.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed yesterday

A must see in Paris and allow plenty of time to look around as it is more extensive than you might imagine.A beautiful building which sets off the collection to perfection.Wonderful bookshop and a cafe outside the main building.Also allow time to buy in the...More

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A very nice architecture with tons of impressive artifacts from around the world. We were amazed by the quality of the artifacts exposed and the quality of the explanation in the audio guide. The design of the museum is modern and very nice. Just be...More

Thank Steph_3806
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fantastic museum for those interested in tribal arts and pretty much everyone else. The collections from Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia are the best I've ever seen. Other collections are great also, the setting and displays are expertly designed. The cafe isn't cheap, but...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Learn about the civilizations and art of Oceania, Asia, Africa and South America. You will be immersed in their ways of life, rituals etc. Very well documented. Take time to walk around the gardens surrounding the building by Jean Nouvel. Great views of the Eiffel...More

Thank Claudia J
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Continental habits of media and usage of ornemental wooden and clay symbols portrait the development of uncommon communication.

Thank LEOBANDARA
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We visited a museum wich their excibits are from Asia, Africa, America and Oceania. It is marvelous and we introduce it without any caution!

Thank antonis k
Reviewed 6 August 2018

You can see a special art and culture from Africa, America, Oceania. Has to be visit it and there was few visitor only, we have a big place and time to see everything

Thank mjahno
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The first time we went to the Branly we laughed at the terrible lighting and circuitous path through the exhibits, but it is a wonderful place, full of things that will make you think twice about calling any culture "primitive." Such interesting and beautiful things...More

Thank SophiesAunt
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Nestled in a garden setting not far from the Eiffel Tower, this museum is a real treat. There is a noise-reducing, transparent fence erected along the traffic-heavy road along the Seine which is so effective that a leisurely stroll through the wonderful gardens surrounding the...More

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Seahorse0804
7 March 2018|
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Response from Alison M |
When we went in October there were no queues at all for this museum but I think it is worth buying tickets in advance for the more 'popular' sites like the Concergie and the Eiffel Tower as there were long queues for them... More
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Seahorse0804
7 March 2018|
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Response from zenubia | Reviewed this property |
I went at the opening hour and there was only one person before me in the ticket line. As I was going around the museum though I noticed big groups of students and tourists coming in. I would suggest to go early before the... More
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Response from musee-du-quai-Branly | Property representative |
Dear Jayne, Thank you for your question. We are happy to hear that some of your friends recommended us and it would be a pleasure to make you discover our museum. In 2015, our opening hours are the following : From... More
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