Young: 18-30 years


The museum holds a special place in the Parisian landscape, hosting a wide range of events, concerts and talks in connection with its collections. As such, it invites visitors to discover the 'Other' and 'Elsewhere', and to take a broader view on current questions.

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The temporary exhibitions

For a more in-depth look at a historic or societal theme, or a world region:

  • Discover all the exhibitions currently on display at the museum.


The Quai Branly evenings, free for all, offer a special and unique program between visits, meetings, performances, workshops, DJ sets... To discover the arts associated with an exhibition, between tradition and contemporary creation!

Also experience the many shows and concerts scheduled in the Claude Lévi-Strauss theater, and the screenings in the cinema room.

The museum also offers conferences and meetings, to explore together major current questions or current research developments:

Relive the museum's highlights in sound and images on YouTube and Deezer.

Meaningful activities all year round

Are you under 26?

Free entry to the collections

Access to the permanent collections and all temporary exhibitions is free every day the museum is open for young people aged 18 to 25 from the European Union and the European Economic Area (Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein)!

Young people under 26 also benefit from a reduced rate for audio guides, and a specific rate for guided tours, narrated tours, workshops, and for shows and concerts.

More information on the rates page.

Study at the museum

Reading Room

Designed as a private parlour, the Jacques Kerchache Reading Room hosts regular talks with authors, researchers and artists as well as being a documentation centre.

Freely accessible: 5,000 works (exhibition catalogues, art books, atlases, etc.), 70 journals and cultural news articles.

Media Library

A centre of excellence in ethnology, the media library contains a wide range of works on the civilisations of Africa, Asia, Oceania and the Americas.

Entrance conditions: free registration on evidence of research (student card, professional card or research and/or motivation certification).

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