Closures & Notices


Please find below a list of exceptional closures and opening time changes at Paris attractions. This information is correct at the time of issue and is subject to change at short notice, at the discretion of the attraction. If there is an attraction you particularly want to visit, we advise contacting them in advance to double-check the opening hours. You can find telephone numbers in your guidebook and on our website.

Please note that adverse weather conditions can impact on some tours and cruises. If the forecast is poor, we advise you check before you travel!

From December 5th onwards for a period of between 7-10 days, major strikes and protests are expected in Paris. During this time:

  • No or very few subways will be running, so please check official transport channels for updates.
  • Museum closures are also possible, so please check official attraction pages.
  • Road closures at short notice may interrupt Big Bus routes.

Arc de Triomphe: 18 January; open at 15.00

Les Caves du Louvre: Closed 5 - 7 February

Château de Vincennes: 18 January: Closed from 11.15 - 15.00

Musee Grevin: Closed 7 January - 8 February

Pantheon: 18 January: Closed from 11.00 - 15.00

Sainte-Chapelle: 18 January; closed from 11.30