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Palais de Tokyo Museum in Paris

Palais de Tokyo - Paris

 

Palais de Tokyo - Paris

Palais de Tokyo - Paris

The Palais de Tokyo, an art deco building that dates from 1937, reopened in 2001 after new interior design by french architects Anne Lacaton & Jean-Philippe Vassal who selected rough and ready style (concrete floor, wall and roof).

 

Today the most creative and fun museum in Paris, the olny one to be open till midnight. The Palais de Tokyo, which is right next door to the Musée d'Art Moderne at the Trocadero, has opened as a showcase for contemporary art. The idea is to have no permanent collections, but to let experimental artists have somewhere in central Paris to express themselves, hence an opening full of “installation” and “interactive” art.

 

There is no permanent collection; instead, dynamic temporary exhibits spread over a large, open space that's reminiscent of a construction site, with a trailer for a ticket booth.

 

We appreciate the self- service restaurant (great when it’s sunny you can have a meal outside the building), Tokyo Eat the inside restaurant whit great food, the Library – one of the best concerning modern art in Paris...

 

"Vernissage" every first Thursday of the month… do not miss..

 

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great party yesterday..
pet (13 Apr 2012 - 10:45)
Was at the re-re-opening party yesterday.. What a place!

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Palais de Tokyo Museum in Paris

Address : 13, avenue du Président-Wilson
Zip code : 75016
City : Paris - France
Area : Eiffel & Trocadéro
Website : Palais de Tokyo - Paris
Opening hours : Open: daily (except Monday), noon-midnight /// In 2011, during the renovation, the exhibitions continue and are open from noon to 9 pm.
Prices : 5 euros
Phone : 01 47 23 54 01
Metro/Bus : Métro: Alma-Marceau or Iéna

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Your comments : Palais de Tokyo paris

great party yesterday..
- pet
(13 Apr 2012 - 10:45)
Was at the re-re-opening party yesterday.. What a place!
Palais de Tokyo paris
- bird
(25 Mar 2009 - 14:25)
Palais de Tokyo paris is THE best museum in Paris... To visit!!
waıt me
- vera
(29 Nov 2008 - 19:05)
I am coming next week waıt for me:))
Palais de Tokyo Museum in Paris is cool
- peti
(16 Mar 2008 - 12:01)
Palais de Tokyo Museum in Paris is really cool.. a must.. very good library and restaurant...
....I lost my words
- Na-chan
(4 Aug 2007 - 04:49)
It was so cool! I couldn't believe how much art there was! I really did lose my words being there!
Tokyo Eat
- Oli
(12 Apr 2007 - 16:55)
Excellent restaurant in a cool atmosphere!
musee
- El
(2 Nov 2006 - 12:03)
The coolest art museum I've been to

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