We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Musee Cernuschi

7 avenue Velasquez, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 45 63 50 75
Review Highlights
do not try to visit when carrying a small cabin case trolley (small spinner luggage)

Desappointing ! - Facing more stupid than unpolite African staff, not allowing my spinner in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Philippe N
Ghent, Belgium
Henry Cernuschi museum of Asian Art

Nice small museum overlooking the Parc Monceau The museum specializes in the art of ancient China... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Igor V
Read all 124 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
7 avenue Velasquez, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 45 63 50 75
Write a Review
Reviews (124)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Desappointing ! - Facing more stupid than unpolite African staff, not allowing my spinner in the local cloakroom, though obviously not overzised .., hence I did not visit this small museum highlighting a collection of antique Asian artifacts

Thank Philippe N
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Nice small museum overlooking the Parc Monceau The museum specializes in the art of ancient China from its beginnings to the 13th century-ceramics,sandstone,statues...open every day except Mondays,free entree+ nice souvenirs shop

Thank Igor V
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Really surprised at the caliber and depth of this collection. Many large pieces that are thousands of years old and in perfect condition. Set in a beautiful old home in the best neighborhood. Facility has been modernized to handle public traffic. Two levels with lots...More

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Lovely small museum of Asian arts in the Parc Monceau, the visit is free, and will take approximately 1 and a half hours to complete. It is a museum that is definitely worth searching out, the exhibits include many Chinese bronzes and ceramics, all displayed...More

Thank KatherineNorfolk
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We liked this good Asian Art museum. Bronzes and ceramics in good condition. Off the beaten path and not a "must see" but pleasant nevertheless. Free unless there is a special exhibit.

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The Musée Cernuschi is an Asian art museum, specialising in works from China, Japan, and Korea, located at 21 avenue Vélasquez, near Parc Monceau, in Paris, France. Its collection in Asian art is second only to the Musée Guimet in Paris. It is near Musée...More

Thank FitForLifeAdelaide
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

The Museum Cernuschi is not for just art lovers. Visitors should be interested in old and mainly Chinese bronzes and ceramics. The artifacts are mostly small but very delicate, very old and very rare. Never have I seen a ceramic orchestra that old, playing all...More

Thank eddebruin
Reviewed 30 December 2016

A small but enjoyable museum, showing the collection of M. Cernuschi, an avid collector of Asian pieces. The permanent exhibition is FREE (yes, FREE) while you must pay for the temporary ones which usually show more contemporary artists.

Thank Stephane Q
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Three sites in an upscale Paris neighborhood, Parc Monceau, the Nissim da Camondo Museum, and this, the Cernuschi Museum. Yet another mansion bequeathed to the city of Paris by a banker who was an astute collector. Da Camondo collected fine 19th century furniture, art, porcelain,...More

Thank nollik
Reviewed 3 August 2016

As other reviewers have noted, although this museum is advertised as free, the temporary exhibition (for which you pay 4 euros) is scattered throughout the museum, so you actually have to pay the 4 euro entrance fee. The museum is worth the money, though it...More

Thank Eriketo
Nearby Restaurants
Le Valois
347 reviews
.27 km away
297 reviews
.15 km away
Restaurant Brigitte
115 reviews
.28 km away
Restaurant Miam
61 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Musee Nissim de Camondo
1,579 reviews
.07 km away
Musee Jacquemart-Andre
3,204 reviews
.48 km away
Parc Monceau
775 reviews
.20 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Musee Cernuschi staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines