Priority Access Tickets to Picasso Museum + Seine River Cruise
This combo experience will get you tickets to two extremely sought-after experiences in Paris - a Seine River cruise and tickets to the Picasso Museum. Your tickets to the Picasso Museum will provide you priority access to the museum, allowing you to look at over 5,000 works of art from the Spanish artist, Pablo Picasso. After your museum experience, you can go for a relaxed cruise on the Seine river. On this cruise, you will be able to see all the major Parisian landmarks that line the Seine river banks. With flexible timings, you can take them anytime during the course of 1 year from the date of purchase.
Picasso Museum and Seine River Cruise Highlights
- Get priority access to the Picasso Museum, home to the largest collection of artworks by one of the greatest artists of all time.
- Explore the museum at your own pace gazing at some of the most iconic works of art that Picasso created.
- Head over to the Bateaux Parisiens cruise dock next to the Eiffel Tower and set sail on a beautiful 1.5-hour sightseeing cruise of Paris.
- Soak in the sights of Paris on a cruise along the Seine River. Sightsee iconic Parisian landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral, the Louvre Museum, Invalides, the Assemblee Nationale among others.
- Tickets to the Louvre as well as the Seine Cruise are valid for up to a year from the date of purchase.
Why You Shouldn’t Miss This
This combo experience is a must if you traveling to Paris and wish to visit the Picasso Museum. The Seine river cruise allows you to comfortably sightsee some of the most important landmarks in Paris while the Picasso Museum tickets get you priority access to this iconic Parisian museum.
The Picasso Museum in Paris occupies the stately Hotel Salé in the historic Marais district and is home to the most comprehensive collection of works created by Pablo Picasso. Consisting of paintings, sketches, studies, sculptures, drafts, notebooks, photographs, illustrated books and films and documents that showcase the artist’s creative process; the Picasso museum has over 5,000 works and tens of thousands of archived pieces in its collection. Visiting the Picasso Museum will take you on a journey as you witness his genius and trace his creative process as well.
Seine River Cruise
A Seine river cruise is undoubtedly one of the best ways to sightsee Paris. Since the Seine runs through the heart of Paris, there are many landmarks that lie on its banks. The river gently flows through the center of the city and as you take a cruise along the Seine, you will be able to see iconic Parisian landmarks such as the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Louvre Museum, Eiffel Tower, Conciergerie, Invalides, the Assemblee Nationale and the Place de la Concorde.
Your ticket to the Picasso Museum will give you priority access to the museum, allowing you to bypass the long ticket lines with ease. On the selected day, head to the museum on Rue de Thorigny in the Marais district and display the tickets on your mobile to get seamlessly entry into the museum. Once inside the museum, you are free to explore the museum at your will. The collections on the ground level focus on Picasso’s masterpieces and provide a key to understanding his creativity. Hundreds of paintings, sculptures, ceramics, and posters make up this collection. The exhibition on the second level consists of a selection of work that the artist kept for himself. The third and final level is made up of masterpieces by Picasso and his contemporaries such as Matisse and Miró, as well as some old masters he admired.
Seine River Cruise
On this Seine river cruise, you will get a chance to take in Paris's most famous landmarks, including the Notre Dame Cathedral, Eiffel Tower, Conciergerie, Institut de France, Grand Palais, Musée d’Orsay, Hôtel de Vile, Cite de la Mode, Invalides, the Assemblee Nationale and the Place de la Concorde. Your cruise also includes audio commentary, thus making this a holistic experience. Note that your Seine Cruise tickets will be valid for a year and can be picked up at Port de la Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris in exchange for the confirmation voucher.
Know Before You Go
When to Visit
The Picasso Museum is open from Tuesday to Friday from 10:30 AM - 6:00 PM. On Saturdays and Sundays, the museum is open from 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM. The Picasso Museum remains closed on Mondays, December 25, January 1 and May 1.
The Seine river cruise is open daily from 10:30 AM to 10:00 PM. This cruise departs every 30 minutes in summer and every hour in winter between 10:30 AM and 10:00 PM except at 1:00 PM and 7:30 PM.
To get to the Picasso Museum, you can take either the metro or the bus. You can reach the museum by taking Line 1 of the metro to Saint-Paul; Line 8 of St. Sebastien-Froissart or Chemin Vert stations. By bus, the Picasso Museum can be reached by buses on line 20, 29, 65, 75, 69 or 96.
The starting point for the Bateaux Parisiens Cruise is next to the Eiffel Tower. The closest metro station to the Eiffel Tower is the Champ de Mars - Tour Eiffel.
How to Redeem Your Tickets
You will receive an email with your priority access Picasso Museum tickets in a few minutes. At the museum, please display the same on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID.
• You will receive an email with your Seine River Cruise voucher in a few minutes along with the Louvre voucher.
• Display your Seine cruise voucher on your mobile phone at the redemption center (Bateaux Parisiens, Port de la Bourdonnais) and receive your tickets for the Bateaux Parisiens cruise.
• The Bateaux Parisiens cruise redemption center is located at Port de la Bourdonnais, next to the Eiffel Tower.
Musée National Picasso, 5 Rue de Thorigny, 75003 Paris, Paris