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Sightseeing

Musée de l'Homme

Visit Infos

Musée de l'Homme
Palais de Chaillot Place du Trocadero
75116 Paris
  • Phone:
    +33 (0)1 44 05 72 72
  • Category
    • Museum
  • Language Spoken
    • English
    • French
  • With
    • Scenic View
    • Essential
    • Group Visit
  • closing
    • tuesdays and bank holidays

Created in 1938, this museum is situated in the West wing of the Chaillot Palace which was built for the World’s Fair of 1937. The Neo-Roman Style is monumental and moderne.The museum offers a vast synthesis of human sciences : anthropology, prehistor and ethnology. It relates the human race evolution since its origins, and proposes a geographic tour, area by area. We can see the greats prehistorics discoveries and a rich collection from the American continent.

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