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Museum and gardens

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The museum is open from 10 am to 5 pm every day except Tuesday.

Closed on January 1st, May 1st and December 25th.

Reservation of your visit is not mandatory but recommended.

The National Archaeology Museum preserves, studies and exhibits objects dating from the Paleolithic to the Early Middle Ages and includes a collection dedicated to comparative archaeology.

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Discover some of the objects in our collections


The domain welcomes you :

. October : 8am - 6.30pm

. November - February : 8am - 5pm

. March - April : 8am - 7:30pm

. May - August: 8am - 8:30pm

. September : 8am - 7.30pm

The National Estate of Saint-Germain-en-Laye offers 40 hectares of preserved spaces bordering a gigantic forest of 3500 hectares, 20 minutes from Paris.

Adjacent to the former royal forest, the National Estate of Saint-Germain-en-Laye offers a journey through the history of gardens.

This exceptional heritage area is managed in an ecological manner.

To know more about the domain

Until January 10, 2022, you can discover our exhibition Prehistory in comics


Cultural Development and Audiences Department
01 34 51 65 36 (from 9am to 12.30pm)


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