Sevres - Cité de la céramique

  • Museum
  • Sciences and technology
  • Arts and culture
  • Occupations
  • Decorative arts
  • Earthenware and Terracotta

Just outside Paris, Sèvres - City of Ceramics is a place of jubilation for all the curious lovers of art and culture for the diversity of events held there.

It brings together outstanding collections of ceramics (pottery, earthenware, stoneware, porcelain etc.) from around the world and from all periods, as well as a production site of porcelain unique in the world, a Factory in operation since the eighteenth century.

Ceramics, noble and durable material, is offered here in all its forms: modest or monumental sculptures, tableware, decorative objects, art, design and so on. Open to all, workshop visits and conferences are offered throughout the year.

Opening and closing times

Every day throughout the year. Closed on Tuesday. Closed exceptionally on January 1st, May 1st and December 25th.


Full price: 7 €
Reduced price: 5 €
Group adults: 5 €
Set price group adults: 250 €.

Free entry for children < 25 years, Job-seeker, disabled people.
Group rate available for > 10 people.

Ticket for visits to the permanent collections and temporary exhibitions: full price: €8 / reduced price: €6
Paris Museum Pass accepted: free access.


Types of customers

  • Cash dispensers
  • Groups
  • Home school groups
  • Specially for children


  • Minimum number of people : 10
  • Sales TO/Distributors


  • Animals accepted

Additional information

  • Groups for workshops: 20 people maximum
  • Bulk ticketing: reduced rate for a group of more than 10 people.


Types of visits available

  • Unguided individual tours available permanently
  • Guided individual tours on request
  • Unguided group tours on request
  • Guided group tours on request

Average length of visit

  • 90 minutes (groups)

Services and facilities


  • Entertainments room
  • Exhibition space
  • Lift


  • Guided tours
  • Shop
  • Themed tour


  • Activity
  • Children's entertainment
  • Handicrafts workshops


Spoken languages

  • French

Visit languages

  • French

Languages of educational signs

  • English
  • French

Additional information

• Guided tour of the workshops of the Manufacture on the 3rd Thursday of the month 18€ (museum entrance fee not included)

• Guided tour of 1 workshop of the Manufacture and the museum on the 4th Thursday of the month, 18€ (museum entrance fee included)

• Guided family tour on the 4th Sunday of the month, 5€ + entrance fee


  • Hearing disability
  • Mental disability
  • Visual disability
  • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
  • WC + grab handle + adequate space to move


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