Encyclopédies du voyage


The history of the collections, from the first ethnographic missions to the creation of the museum in 2006; the design of the building and the garden. And, from Gauguin to Apollinaire, how painters and writers view non-Western arts.

The Main Collections Level
Discover the musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac in five visitor circuits – Oceania, Asia, the Middle-East and North Africa, Africa, the Americas – through the emblematic works, techniques and rituals of each civilisation.

Practical information
From A to Z, useful information to plan your visit and make the most of all of the activities on offer at this true 'cultural city'.


264 pages • 11.6 x 22.9 cm • paperback • €29.00
Joint publication musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac / Gallimard 2016
ISBN: 9782742444199