August 15 in Paris: exhibitions, museums and monuments open on Assumption Day

You’re at Paris in august ? Good idea: this is the perfect time to take advantage of the many activities and tips in the capital, in complete relaxation. And when in addition, a pretty holiday is scheduled during the week, we have something to celebrate! One more day to discover the exhibitions, them museums and the landmarks from Paris.

But do these places remain open during public holidays? Yes ! HAS Paris and in Ile-de-France, many sites welcome us, even this Monday, August 15, 2022. However, this feast of theAssumption this year falls on a Monday, a closing day for many museums. So let’s take a tour of the places of art and culture that open their doors to us on August 15th.

From museums of the capital, here are the ones you can visit this holiday:

To help you choose your destination, here is a small overview of the exhibitions organized at the moment in the museums mentioned above:

France-Portugal Season 2022: The Golden Age of the Portuguese Renaissance exhibition at the Louvre MuseumFrance-Portugal Season 2022: The Golden Age of the Portuguese Renaissance exhibition at the Louvre MuseumFrance-Portugal Season 2022: The Golden Age of the Portuguese Renaissance exhibition at the Louvre Museum France-Portugal Season 2022: The Golden Age of the Portuguese Renaissance exhibition at the Louvre Museum
As part of the France-Portugal Season 2022, celebrating Franco-Portuguese culture and friendship, the Louvre Museum is devoting an exhibition to the Portuguese Renaissance, entitled The Golden Age of the Portuguese Renaissance, from June 10 to September 10, 2022. [Lire la suite]

Germany in the 1920s, the New Objectivity exhibition at the Center PompidouGermany in the 1920s, the New Objectivity exhibition at the Center PompidouGermany in the 1920s, the New Objectivity exhibition at the Center PompidouGermany in the 1920s, the New Objectivity exhibition at the Center Pompidou Germany in the 1920s, the New Objectivity exhibition at the Center Pompidou
Do you know the New Objectivity? The Center Pompidou introduces us to this artistic movement, which developed in Germany in the 1920s, through an unprecedented exhibition to be seen from May 11 to September 5, 2022. [Lire la suite]

Museum and monument visuals Guimet MuseumMuseum and monument visuals Guimet MuseumMuseum and monument visuals Guimet MuseumMuseum and monument visuals Guimet Museum Touching fire, female ceramists in Japan: the exhibition at the Musée Guimet
The National Museum of Asian Arts (or Musée Guimet, for those close to it) invites us to discover the exceptional work of women ceramists from Japan, through the exhibition “Toucher le feu”, to be seen from June 1 to October 3, 2022. [Lire la suite]

Women carry the world: Lekha Singh's photo exhibition at the Musée de l'Homme, our photosWomen carry the world: Lekha Singh's photo exhibition at the Musée de l'Homme, our photosWomen carry the world: Lekha Singh's photo exhibition at the Musée de l'Homme, our photosWomen carry the world: Lekha Singh's photo exhibition at the Musée de l'Homme, our photos Women carry the world: Lekha Singh’s photo exhibition at the Musée de l’Homme, our photos
The Musée de l’Homme invites us to discover the works of Lekha Singh, a photographer who has traveled the world, meeting the women who carry the world. To discover from June 29, 2022 to January 2, 2023. [Lire la suite]

Simon Hantaï, the centenary exhibition: the tribute retrospective of the Louis Vuitton FoundationSimon Hantaï, the centenary exhibition: the tribute retrospective of the Louis Vuitton FoundationSimon Hantaï, the centenary exhibition: the tribute retrospective of the Louis Vuitton FoundationSimon Hantaï, the centenary exhibition: the tribute retrospective of the Louis Vuitton Foundation Simon Hantaï, the centenary exhibition: the tribute retrospective of the Louis Vuitton Foundation
The Fondation Louis Vuitton plunges us into the original and unique universe of Simon Hantaï, a 20th century painter who marked his era both through his works and through the mystery surrounding him. From May 18 to August 29, 2022, come and visit Simon Hantaï, the centenary exhibition and get to know this unusual artist. [Lire la suite]

Runaway Color, the Fondation Louis Vuitton exhibitionRunaway Color, the Fondation Louis Vuitton exhibitionRunaway Color, the Fondation Louis Vuitton exhibitionRunaway Color, the Fondation Louis Vuitton exhibition Runaway Color, the Fondation Louis Vuitton exhibition
The Louis Vuitton Foundation brings together five international artists for an unusual exhibition, which puts the creativity of these painters to the test. From May 4 to August 29, 2022, come and discover “La Couleur en fugue”. [Lire la suite]

Cézanne exhibition at the Atelier des Lumières Cézanne exhibition at the Atelier des Lumières Cézanne exhibition at the Atelier des Lumières Cézanne exhibition at the Atelier des Lumières Cézanne at the Atelier des Lumières: the immersive exhibition to experience without delay – our photos
Cézanne arrives at the Atelier des Lumières! A door to Provence in the heart of Paris: the Atelier des Lumières offers us a unique journey through the exhibition “Cézanne, light of Provence”, from February 18, 2022 to January 1, 2023. [Lire la suite]

Kandinsky exhibition at the Atelier des LumièresKandinsky exhibition at the Atelier des LumièresKandinsky exhibition at the Atelier des LumièresKandinsky exhibition at the Atelier des Lumières Kandinsky at the Atelier des Lumières: the immersive exhibition to discover – our photos
Discover the pioneer of abstract art, Vassily Kandinsky, through the immersive exhibition of the Atelier des Lumières: “Kandinsky, the odyssey of the abstract”. On view from February 18, 2022 to January 1, 2023. [Lire la suite]

Van Gogh exhibition at the Atelier des Lumières, photosVan Gogh exhibition at the Atelier des Lumières, photosVan Gogh exhibition at the Atelier des Lumières, photosVan Gogh exhibition at the Atelier des Lumières, photos Van Gogh, the starry night: the immersive exhibition at the Atelier des Lumières back in August
Opened for the first time in 2019, the Atelier des Lumières once again takes us into the world of Van Gogh, for a new immersive exhibition from Monday August 1 to Saturday August 27. For 35 minutes, we walk through the most beautiful paintings of Van Gogh, rediscovering this misunderstood genius of his time. Its history, its brushstroke and its evolution are revealed to us. We also discover ‘Dream Japan’, a dive into the heart of Japanese tales and scenery, a magical moment not to be missed. [Lire la suite]

The Imaginary Worlds of Speedy Graphito, our photos of the immersive exhibition at the Musée en HerbeThe Imaginary Worlds of Speedy Graphito, our photos of the immersive exhibition at the Musée en HerbeThe Imaginary Worlds of Speedy Graphito, our photos of the immersive exhibition at the Musée en HerbeThe Imaginary Worlds of Speedy Graphito, our photos of the immersive exhibition at the Musée en Herbe The Imaginary Worlds of Speedy Graphito, our photos of the immersive exhibition at the Musée en Herbe
The Musée en Herbe always knows how to surprise and amaze us: the proof with the new exhibition by the artist Speedy Graphito, which takes us into his imaginary worlds full of madness and games! Enjoy this ultra fun immersive exhibition from October 21, 2021 until November 6, 2022. [Lire la suite]

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On the side of castles of Ile-de-France, the choice is just as wide. Only the Château de Versailles, the Château de Monte Cristo, the Château d’Auvers-sur-Oise and the Château de Dampierre are closed. You can therefore discover at your leisure all those who are not in this list! If you need help choosing, take a look at this guide.

For more than’outing ideas friendly, do not hesitate to consult our guide of August 15, 2022 in Paris, to take advantage of this magnificent day of rest in the capital!

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