Maison Europeenne de la Photographie

Top 1% of attractions in Paris
8 / 10

8 expert reviews

“This major center for contemporary photography opened in the mid-1990s, and it features regularly changing photography exhibitions.”

– Frommer's

Fodor's Fodor's
"The MEP hosts up to four simultaneous exhibitions, changing about every three months. Shows feature the work of an international crop of photographers and video artists." Full review
Concierge Concierge
"Paris was one of the pioneering cities in the birth of photography: It was recognized as an art form here long before anywhere else."
Not For Tourists Not For Tourists
"Contemporary photographic art in the heart of Paris. For Sundays."
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
1 Star
"The collections of the Maison Européenne de la Photographie (MEP) include over 12 000 works created after 1958; those on display are regularly updated." Full review
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"While the work of photographers like Helmut Newton might hypothetically seem too stark and modern for this rambling and elegant 18th century mansion, it’s a combination that totally works." Full review
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