Guided tour

Centre Pompidou: Tour

Centre Pompidou: Tour

From US$ 67.77 per person

Discover one of Europe’s largest collections of contemporary art from the 20th and 21st century on this private guided tour of the Paris’ Pompidou Centre. Skip the ticket lines and come face to face with the diverse styles and expressions of artists such as Pollock, Picasso, Dix, Duchamp, and more.

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Duration options: 2 - 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group available
Highlights
  • See famous art works by Salvador Dali and Marcel Duchamp
  • Take the opportunity to discuss, challenge and debate art with your knowledgeable guide
  • Discover Europe’s largest collection of modern art
  • Immerse yourself in The Pompidou Center's fascinating architecture
Full description
Enter the iconic Centre Pompidou, with its striking architecture and see around 3,200 works from early 20th century art to modern day. Learn about Pop Art as you check out a few of Andy Warhol’s works. Explore movements such as Bauhaus and Abstract Expressionism. Marvel at artistic masterpieces by beloved French artists as well as international artists such as O’Keefe, Pollock, and Mondrian. Discuss Cubism in front of a Picasso painting. Chat about Fauvism while admiring a Matisse. See how the World Wars impacted the art world. Witness the chaos and dark humor of the Dada movement. Admire works by the surrealists such as Salvador Dali. Learn about the abstract expressionist art of Jackson Pollock. Admire Klein’s “Grande Anthropophagie Bleue,” and Tingerly’s “Requiem for a Dead Leaf.” Other highlights covered are Warhol’s “Big Electric Chair,” and the “Black Square” by Kazimir Malevitch. Visit the museum's contemporary art galleries and find out about recent artistic movements like Fluxus and Minimalism. Experience works such as Dubuffet’s winter garden installation. Hang out on the museum's roof and take in the Parisian Panorama. By the end of your tour, you’ll have a complete overview of the modern art world.
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  • Centre Pompidou guided tour
  • Access to Centre Pompidou
  • Live tour guide
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments
    • Wheelchair users

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      Meet your guide outside the La Station Rambuteau café at 20 Rue Beaubourg. Directions: The nearest metro station is Rambuteau (line 11). As you exit the station, the café is just on the corner.

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      Know before you go

      • Occasional closures may occur without previous warning from the museum management. If the museum opening time is delayed more than 1 hour from the tour starting time, you will be provided with an appropriate alternative. In this case, refunds or discounts will not be provided.
      • Some collections may vary throughout the year.
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