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  • Alma bridge, Place Habib Bourguiba, 75007 Paris

Opening hours

  • Tuesday to Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (last admission 4pm)
  • Closed on May 1, December 25 and the first 15 days of January


  • Number of visitors is limited to 200


The tour is accessible for people with disabilities and in particular with reduced mobility, including wheelchair accessibility

  • Depth: 3 meters
  • Elevator is also available

Duration of the visit

  • Duration can last 45 min to 1hr15
  • Course : 500 linear meters

Tour conditions

  • Moderate temperature: 13°c
  • Poor lighting

How to dress

  • Preferably flat shoes
  • Plan to cover yourself


  • Possible closure due to rising water in the sewer system or operationnal anomaly. No refund is due but an exchange request can be sent to the museum
  • Risk of falling, slippery ground
  • The visit is not recommended for pregnant women, children under 5 years, people suffering from claustrophobia or likely to be perturbed by the space (potential presence of annoying odours, humidity…)
  • Children must be accompagnied by an adult
  • The consumption of food, drink is not allowed in the museum
  • It is forbidden to leave the tour circuit, to cross object protection barriers, installations and decor, as well as guardrails
  • Do not touch anything in the wet gallery
  • It is recommended to wash your hands when leaving the museum

Suitcases, bags, bicycles

  • Bicycles, roller skates, roller skates, scooters and new mobility equipment, backbone baby carriers with unprotected metal frames are not allowed on location unless for special exceptions.

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The Paris Museum of Sewers offers tailor-made offers, meeting the expectations of its various audiences, professionals and individuals alike.

REDUCED ADMISSION Large families, Seniors
Reduce admission : 7 €
FREE ENTRIES Free entry for visitors under 26 (only for EU countries) or children under 18. Tickets are collected on site.
AUDIO-GUIDE In French, English and Spanish. They are available at the reception desk of the Museum of Sewers of Paris (limited number).
Autonomous group visits or accompanied by a guide : Departures of visits according to the number of visitors or availability of guides. Time slot : from 10 am to 15:30 pm. Large groups are limited to 25 persons (except school groups limited to 30). Reservation required by email to this adress : Specify name and location, the language spoken, contact details of the group leader, level and age of visitors, the type of visit : free or guided tour. The tour lasts about 1 hour.
The visit is accessible to people with disabilities and particularly persons with reduced mobility, with wheelchair accessibility (presence of an elevator). It is mandatory for people with visual impairments to be accompanied. Admission is free for people with disabilities and their companions
For any reports request, interviews or other you can send a message to the following address
Private tours outside opening hours are available. Availability of privatizing the entire location for an event of an organization. For any requests :
Anyone working professionally in the water or sanitation sector is also eligible for free admission under subject of approval. For any  requests :


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