The Festival du Merveilleux 2017

At the museum

Looking for a memorable outing in Paris for the holiday season?

Enjoy the Christmas atmosphere and discover the unique Musée des Arts Forains don’t miss the Festival du Merveilleux from December 26th to January 7th !

During 13 days of wonder, this temple of marvels will turn into a giant 8000sqm music box for a special 2017 edition dedicated to the “Invisible musicians”
Our invisible band is composed of ancient mechanical music instruments, especially restored for the occasion. Live artists and performers will accompany these hidden musicians to fill young and old alike with amusement and wonder.
The entertainment will be everywhere: in all our venues, in the private garden specially decorated for the festive season; but also around the centenarian carrousels and games which will exceptionally accessible.

The Festival du Merveilleux is the perfect occasion to share a unique convivial moment in a magical, welcoming and musical atmosphere.



Information :
The Festival du Merveilleux, exceptional opening of the Musée des Arts Forains
From December 26th 2017 to January 7th 2018 (open on January 1st )
Opened daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. without reservation
Shows and entertainments all day long
A selection and ancient rides and games will be accessible
Snacks and drinks available on-site (no sitting area available)

Admission :
Adults : 14€
Children (2 to 11 years old) : 6€
Free admission for children under 2 years old
1 “game and ride” tickets is offered per admission ticket
All the shows are included with the admission ticket

Booking is not required but tickets can be bought in advance here