Museum Accessibility Week

accesibilityCelebrate diversity in every sense of the word with all five senses while exploring the arts and civilizations of Africa, Oceania, Asia and the Americas during a week of inclusive festivities and programming free and open to all ages and abilities.

Musée du Quai Branly-Jacques ChiracWhere? The Musée du Quai Branly Jacques Chirac in Paris 75007

When? Saturday December 3 to Sunday December 11 2016 from 11am to 7pm

Activities include workshops, performances, games, stories and more! The complete program is now available in French on the museum’s website or click on this link for the brochure: depliant-accessibilite-2016-bd-pap

There are guided tours and narrated tours which are a fun way to discover the collection with a costumed storyteller, songs and games. For example:

Around the World ages 3-5, Visit Oceania ages 6-8, Mythical Tour ages 15 and up

Creative workshops according to age include painting, music and a travel journal

Check the program for specific dates, times and a detailed description. Tours and workshops are free but “sur inscription” meaning you must reserve by email accessibilite@quaibranly.fr or telephone 01.56.61.53.18

All other events are “accès libre” also free but space is limited so plan to arrive early.

Groups may reserve for the activities on Monday December 5 2016 through Saturday December 10 2016. Email accessibilite.reservation@quaibranly.fr or call 01.56.61.71.72  Please give as much information as possible so the guide attributed to your group may adapt to your needs.

Read more about the Musée du Quai Branly Jacques Chirac including practical information in my post Bridge Between Cultures

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