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OPENING DAYS AND TIME

- TUESDAY: 10am - 12pm and 1:30pm - 6pm.

- WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY: 1:30pm - 6pm.

- SATURDAY: 10am - 12:30pm and 2pm - 5pm

- Closed on National Holidays, Sundays and Mondays

- Payment at the museum, by CASH ONLY (credit card no accepted)

 

NEXT CLOSING DAYS:

Mines Paris - PSL will be closed during the Olympic Games. For this reason, the museum will also be closed from JULY 21 UNTIL AUGUST 12, 2024.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

Admission ticket

- General admission: 6€

- Reduced price: 3€ (schools, students, unemployed, retired, disabled)

- Free for kids under 12.

- Payment by cash or French check only (sorry, NO CREDIT CARD ACCEPTED)

 

Please note: with a full fare ticket (6 euros) from one of the three Mineralogy collections in Paris ( "Treasures of the Earth" at the National Museum of Natural Historyat the Jardin des Plantes, the "Collection de minéraux" at the University of Pierre and Marie Curie, and the "Mineralogy Museum" at Mines Paris - PSL), you get a half-price ticket in the other 2 collections (3 euros). Keep your ticket, it does not have an expiration date!

 

GUIDED TOURS FOR GROUPS

- Tours for group of people already constituted

- Group size: between 10 and 25 people.

- Regular 1-hour tour: 70€ + 3€ per person.

- School or student tour: 50€

Reservation is required  (at least) one month in advance. Please email musee@mines-paristech.fr for information and reservation.

 

 

WEEKLY GUIDED TOURS

During French holidays only 

EXCEPTIONAL OFFER

On Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at 3pm, during French holidays only.

Guided tour at the price of 6€, available in French only (includes the entrance to the museum, from 7 to 107 years old, fixed price of 6€ for all).

20 people max per group. Families and individuals can register in advance (depending on remaining available spots). The guided tour lasts about 45 minutes and can be followed by a standard visit of the museum.

The guided tour focuses on the history of the museum and its collection and on the highlights of the collection (exceptional and useful minerals, Martian and Lunar meteorites, gems from the French Crown Jewels...).


Information and registering at: musee@mines-paristech.fr mentioning the names and number of participating people. An email will be sent confirming your reservation (or mentioning if the tour is already full).

 

 

ACCESS

- Musée de Minéralogie, inside the Ecole des Mines de Paris

60 Boulevard St Michel 75006 PARIS

- By bus: 21, 27, 38, 84, 89 and RER B Luxembourg Station

 

 

CONTACT

www.musee.mines-paristech.fr

musee@mines-paristech.fr 

Phone : +33 (0)1 40 51 91 39

 

SERVICES

On the first floor, there is a cafeteria where food, snacks, and drinks are available for purchase.

Our most recent publication: "Musée de Minéralogie de l'Ecole des Mines" is available for sale at the Museum, along with other books related to the museum, or its collection.

 

 

FLOOR MAP OF THE SCHOOL OF MINES

 

The Mineralogy Museum is located inside the School of Mines (Mines Paris - PSL). People at the reception desk will guide you to the entrance of the Museum. Here is the floor map where you can find the cafeteria and the entrance of the museum.

 

VISITOR'S GUIDE

To help your visite while on site or to learn more about a few minerals in the collection, you may download this pdf document.

 

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Musée de Minéralogie

Mines Paris - PSL

60 boulevard Saint Michel

75006 Paris

 

 

OPENING HOURS:

 

TUESDAY: 10am - 12pm and 1:30pm - 6pm.

WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY: 1:30pm - 6pm

SATURDAY: 10am - 12:30pm and 2pm - 5pm

 

Closed on National Holidays, Sundays and Mondays

 

 

NEXT CLOSING DAYS:

 

Mines Paris - PSL will be closed during the Olympic Games. For this reason, the museum will also be closed from JULY 21 UNTIL AUGUST 12, 2024.

 

 

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