Admission and reservations

Admission rates for the permanent collection, temporary exhibitions, tours, workshops, auditorium and media library and reservation arrangements.

Permanent collection and exhibitions

mahJ tickets : Permanent collection + exhibitions

  • Full rate: 10 €
  • Reduced rate: 7 € (18-25 year non European Union residents)
  • Exhibition-Reduced rate for 18-25 year European Union residents: 5 €

Ticket on sale here (additional charge of 0,50 € on each ticket) or at FNAC (additional charge of 1 € on each ticket).

From October to June, the permanent collection is free every first Saturday of the month. However, the ongoing temporary exhibition still requires a ticket, at the usual rates indicated above.

For your convenience:
Audio tours of the Permanent collection in English, French, German, Hebrew, Russian and Spanish are free.

Families: ask for the families pack (free) at the ticket desk.

Free admission

Free admission to Permanent collection:  18-25 year European Union residents

Free admission to Permanent collection + exhibitions: Friends of the mahJ, under 18 years, people with disabilities, job seekers, people on in-work welfare benefit and basic state pensioners, disabled ex-servicemen, Icom card holders, museum curators, journalists, holders of the pass Education card.

You may be asked for currently valid proof.

Friends of the mahJ have unlimited admission to the permanent collection and exhibitions on identification at the ticket desk.

Paris Museum Pass holders (valid for 2, 4 or 6 consecutive days) have free admission to 50 museums and monuments in Paris and the Paris area, including the Musée d’art et d’histoire du Judaïsme. The Paris Museum Pass, created by InterMusées, is on sale at the MahJ ticket desk.

At the mahJ, Paris Museum Pass holders are allowed to visit Permanent collection and exhibitions. They can follow the guided tour in English at a very reduced rate (see below).

Paris Museum Pass holders book a time slot (free) and present it with their valid pass directly to the room control or purchase their tickets for guided tours in English at the ticketdesk. 

Guided tours in English for individuals

Discover Jewish Art and History in France every Sunday at 3 pm from mid-May to mid-August, two guided tours are alternating weekly between museum tours of the permanent collection Discover the mahJ and Walking tour of the Jewish Marais .

  • Full rate : 14€
  • Reduced rate*: 8€
  • Very reduced rate**: 7€

Prices include admission to the museum.

* Reduced rate: 18-25 years, teachers working in France, job seekers, people on basic welfare benefits, basic state pensioners and people with disabilities with valid identification.

** Very reduced rate : Friends of the mahJ, Paris museum pass holders, children under 18

Rates for our guided tours in French : go to the page in French.


A group comprises 10 to 25 people.

Unless specifically agreed, the group must pay the reservation fee 48 hours in advance, and the admission tickets at the museum on the day of the visit.

Admission includes the audioguide to the permanent collection, on request when the reservation is made.

The use of audiophones is compulsory is the temporary exhibition spaces. The mahJ provides audiophones free of charge, subject to reservation and conditions.

Admission rates for autonomous groups (no mahJ lecturer)

  • Adult groups of 10 to 25 people: 7 € per person (single rate for all people in the group)
  • Groups of people all benefiting from free admission (groups of under 18s, people with disabilities, 18-25 year European Union residents in the permanent collection): free 
  • Groups of students in an exhibition: 55 €

Rates for group tours conducted by a mahJ guide

Groups of Adults (10 to 25 people)

  • Guided tours in the collection or in an exhibition 

140 € + 7 € per person

  • Extramural walking tours  

200 €

  • Workshop

300 €

Discover the English, German, Hebrew, Spanish language guided tours

The guided tour Discover the mahJ can be adapted to hard of hearing visitors using induction loop, or to visitors with reduced mobility. The guided walking tour Discover the Jewish Marais can be adapted to hard of hearing visitors using induction loop.

Schools  groups

  • Workshops (ateliers)

1 session: 75 €
REP and REP+, ULIS, UPE2A: 1 session: 52 €

  • Guided tours  (visites guidées)

Schools: 55 €
REP and REP+, ULIS, UPE2A: 40 €

  • Extramural walking tours  (promenades hors les murs)

Schools: 65 €

REP and REP+, ULIS, UPE2A: 40 €

Extracurricular groups

  • Workshops (ateliers)

1 session: 120 €

  • Guided tours  (visites guidées) and Extramural walking tours  (promenades hors les murs)

1 session: 105 €

Groups of Students and 18-26s

  • Guided tours

75 € (including admission and tour)

  • Extramural walking tours

120 €

Workshops (in French)

Rates for our workshops in French: go to the page in French.


Admission free: on booking your place by writing here 


Rates for our auditorium program in French: go to the page in French.

Methods of payment 

At the museum
Cash: in euros
Cheque: French cheque payable to the mahJ with proof of identity  Credit card: French and foreign cards (Eurocard, MasterCard, Visa, American Express)
Other French means of payment accepted: chèques culture, chèques vacances, chèques cadeau culture and chèque cadeau sélection

Payment in advance
All distance sales are firm. No cancellations are accepted and no reimbursements are made, except if the event is cancelled by the museum.



> write to contact
> phone to +33(0)1 53 01 86 53



> MahJ online ticketing 
> By phone : 33(0)1 53 01 86 57 on Monday and Wednesday, from 10.30 am to 1 pm. 
> On site, during opening hours. Activities sold from Tuesday to Saturday from 3 pm to 5 pm


Booking for groups

> Groups of adults:
More on groups  
Reserve at 

> School groups and groups of students:
More on Teachers and students 
Reserve at our online contact form.

> Groups booking by phone: 33(0)1 53 01 86 57 on Monday or Wednesday from 3.30 to 5.30 pm