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Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson
2, Impasse Lebouis, 75014 Paris
Tel : 01 56 80 27 00

Gaîté, line 13, exit n°1, towards rue de l’Ouest
Edgar Quinet, line 6, towards rue de la Gaîté

Line 28 and 58  Losserand – Maine stop
Line 88, Jean Zay – Maine stop

90, Avenue du Maine, 48, rue de l’Ouest

Opening Hours
Tuesday to Sunday from 1pm to 6:30pm, and Saturday from 11am to 6:45pm
Late-night openings: Wednesdays until 8:30pm
Last entry: 30 mins before closing time
Closed on Mondays

The Fondation HCB will be opened on November 1st and 11th.


8 € full-price
4 € reduced price: jobseekers (proof dating less than 3 months is required), persons under 26 or over 60 years-old

Free admission for disabled visitors, journalists, Friends of the Foundation and during late-night openings on Wednesdays (6:30pm – 8:30pm)

Payments can be made by cash or check

Special offers for Raymond Depardon – Traverser

  Discover Raymond Depardon photographs in the exhibition  “Un paysage français – une aventure photographique (1984 – 2017)” at the Bibliothèque nationale de France, site François Mitterrand, from October 24 octobre to February 4, 2018.
Combined no-queue tickets BnF/FHCB  with the exhibition “Paysages français” at Bibliothèque nationale de France (on sale at both institutions) : 13 €

  during the exhibition Raymond Depardon – Traverser, for each full-price ticket at the Foundation, the visitor can get a reduced-price ticket for the exhibition L’Europe autrement which includes the series The Europeans by Henri Cartier-Bresson at l’atelier néerlandais (September 21 septembre to December 17, 2017 – 121 rue de Lille, 75007 Paris).

Guided tours
On the last Saturday of the month, there is a guide-led tour of the exhibition starting at 11.30 a.m. These tours are free on upon presentation of the entrance ticket (ticket valid the same day) and mandatory booking within the limit of the number of places available (20 persons maximum).

The Fondation also proposes guided tours for groups and schools, on reservation

La Fondation propose également des visites commentées aux visites de groupes et scolaires, sur réservation. For any booking or additional information, please contact:

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The Fondation

The Fondation HCB will be opened on November 1st and 11th