Free entry to Museum of the Sewers of Paris
Museum of the Sewers of Paris
Paris Pass Benefits:
Free Entry with The Paris Pass
Normal Entry Price: Adult: €4.30 Child: €3.50
The Sewers of Paris Museum is a fascinating, and unusual museum which explores the famous sewer system of Paris. Home of gothic arches and tunnels and to a thousand stories, the Musée des Égouts de Paris is a fantastic journey into history, engineering and adventure.
Sometime around 1200 the city streets were paved and a central drain was placed down the middle. In 1370 the first stone walled sewer was built in rue Montmartre. This sewer collected the wastewater and took it to a brook.
Under Napoleon things began to get interesting beneath Paris with a network of vaulted tunnels that stretched to 30km. It was only in 1850 though that baron Haussmann, the prefect for the Seine, and the engineer Eugéne Belgrand, designed the present Parisian sewer and water supply networks.
The Musée des Égouts de Paris provides a fascinating insight into the unique sewer system of Paris, which has almost 2,100 km of tunnels and really is a Paris beneath Paris. Paris Pass holders can visit this rare museum for FREE.
With a Paris Pass you can visit over 60 top museums and attractions in Paris for free – saving you loads of money on your sightseeing trip. The pass also includes a free Metro Travelcard so you can move between each of the popular tourist attractions with ease.
Please Note: This attraction does not provide free entry for those under 18 years of age. They will be charged an admission fee at the gate.
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Phenomenal. Best value. Useful for all attractions and great for the Metro. Never had to worry about purchasing tickets. Great variety of attractions. Worth the price.
Kathleen Winters from United State
The only way to see Paris
The Paris Pass allows you to hop on hop off an open top (fact-filled) tour bus, offers entry into many of the beautiful museums, galleries and attractions Paris has to offer and allows you to travel on the Metro. All in one little pack. It was useful to have everything in one pack, with a useful little pocket book filled with maps and information on Paris and the attractions - this was something that rarely left our hands!
For the things that we did we using this pass definitely got value for money. We would highly recommend!!
Alexis Donaghue from United Kingdom
|October - April:|
|Monday||11.00 - 16.00|
|Tuesday||11.00 - 16.00|
|Wednesday||11.00 - 16.00|
|Saturday||11.00 - 16.00|
|Sunday||11.00 - 16.00|
|May - September:|
|Monday||11.00 - 17.00|
|Tuesday||11.00 - 17.00|
|Wednesday||11.00 - 17.00|
|Saturday||11.00 - 17.00|
|Sunday||11.00 - 17.00|
Closed: Thursday & Friday, 25th December & 1st January
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Face au 93, quai d'Orsay, Paris 7e
+33 (0)1 53 68 27 81