Quai Branly is both a daring monument designed by architect Jean Nouvel on the Seine river banks at walking distance of the Eiffel Tower and a first class museum of primitive cultures from all over the world. Worth your visit. Paris museums.
Quai Branly Museum (Musee du quai Branly) is Paris' newest museum. Its rich collections feature indigenous art from Africa, Asia, Oceania and the Americas.
Musee du Quai Branly
37 Quai Branly 75007 Paris
Paris metro: Place de l'Alma metro station on line 9
Opening times: Tuesday, Wenesday, Sunday: 11am to 7pm. Thursday, Friday, Sunday: 11am to 9pm. Closed on holidays. Entry price: 9 euros.
Quai Branly Museum was designed by French Architect Jean Nouvel (2008 Pritzker prize). Quai Branly opened in 2006 and quickly established itself as one of the most popular and visited museums of Paris.
Its architecture, the lovely museum garden and the 3500 objects of the highest quality on display make Quai Branly Museum truly worth a visit.