Events

Covid-19

As of July 1, 2020, the museum will reopen according to the usual opening hours. The café Elise and the bookshop are closed. In compliance with the directives issued by the competent authorities and in order to respect the protection measures, guided tours and public meetings can only welcome a limited number of participants. Prior registration is therefore necessary.

We look forward to wdeepelcoming you back to the museum.

© Sébastien Delahaye, from the series La Bête des Vosges, 2017-2018

Late Opening

July 30, 2020
6:00PM to 8:00PM

Every last Thursday of the month, the museum stays open until 8pm, giving you the chance to spend the evening at the reGeneration4 exhibition, and (re)discover the area devoted to the collections work in the Loft and the LabElysée next to it,...

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© Sheng-Wen Lo, Zoo Blijdorp de Rotterdam, Pays-Bas (2016), de la série White Bear, depuis 2014

First Saturday of the month: guided tour in english of the exhibition "reGeneration4"

August 01, 2020
4:00PM to 5:00PM

During the First Weekend of the Month, discover various activities, workshops and free tours at the Musée de l'Elysée. Guided tourTo celebrate the first weekend of the month, the Musée de l'Elysée invites you to explore the reGeneration4...

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© Mike Sommer

Sundays behind the scenes: "The Collections Conduct an Inquiry"

August 02, 2020
3:00PM to 4:00PM

During the First Weekend of the Month, discover various activities, workshops and free tours at the Musée de l'Elysée. Sundays behind the scenes! Every first Sunday of the month, the museum invites you to “Sundays behind the scenes”, an event...

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© Thandiwe Msebenzi, Indawo yam – Mon endroit (2017), from the series Awundiboni – You Don’t See Me, 2015-2017

Late Opening

August 27, 2020
6:00PM to 8:00PM

Every last Thursday of the month, the museum stays open until 8pm, giving you the chance to spend the evening at the reGeneration4 exhibition, and (re)discover the area devoted to the collections work in the Loft and the LabElysée next to it,...

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Clearance Sale

August 30, 2020
11:00AM to 6:00PM

On Sunday, 30 August, don't miss the last clearance sale in the bookshop of the Musée de l'Elysée. A unique opportunity to obtain exhibition catalogues at very very attractive prices. You will also benefit from a 30% discount on all books...

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© Jessie Schaer, de la série Perception, du vide à la forme, 2019

First Saturday of the month : guided tour of the exhibition "reGeneration4"

September 05, 2020
4:00PM to 5:00PM

During the First Weekend of the Month, discover various activities, workshops and free tours at the Musée de l'Elysée. Guided tourTo celebrate the first weekend of the month, the Musée de l'Elysée invites you to explore the reGeneration4...

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@ Mike Sommer

Sundays behind the scenes: "Accrochage sans accroc (Hanging without hang ups!)"

September 06, 2020
3:00PM to 4:00PM

During the First Weekend of the Month, discover various activities, workshops and free tours at the Musée de l'Elysée. Sundays behind the scenes! Every first Sunday of the month, the museum invites you to “Sundays behind the scenes”, an event...

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Closing Event

From 25 to 27 September 2020

To take apt leave of the magnificent property of Avenue de l’Elysée 18 that, since 1985, has housed the Musée de l’Elysée as a museum for photography with over 400 exhibitions, a closing event will offer the public a polymorphous show that will last for three days from September 25th to 27th 2020.

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