Visit the Arc de Triomphe and get to see the world’s most beautiful avenue as a whole. You will be provided with information leaflet in the language of your choice.
Started to be built in 1806, the Arc de Triomphe comes from Napoleon's will to give a tribute the victories of his army.
You will discover what inspired the architect Jean-François Chalgrin, the evolution of this great architectural project, and grasp this monument symbolic and commemorative essential function in the French national republican consciousness.
Check the exhibition about Unknown Soldiers and learn more about the Unknown Soldier from the Great War, attend the daily 6.30pm eternal flame ceremony, and soak up the French military history.
Climb up to the terrace and enjoy beautiful views across the city at the time of your choice.
• Free admission for 18-25 years old (EU nationals and regularised EU residents)
• Due to the "Vigipirate Plan", luggage larger than 40x40x20 will not be accepted inside the monument
• Unaccompanied tour with guide booklets are available in: French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese, Russian