TIXIK.com » Museums » France » Île-de-France » Ville de Paris » Paris » Centre Pompidou

Centre Pompidou - accommodation

Arrival dateDeparture date

Compare Hotel Prices

Open in a new window:

Centre Pompidou: Hotel Price Tracker
Centre Pompidou Map Centre Pompidou hotels map

Centre PompidouCentre Pompidou

Related topics

Centre Pompidou: Photos

Featured Hotels in Centre Pompidou

View all »

Centre Pompidou: Travel guide - tips for trips, the best restaurants, tourism

Centre Pompidou Map Trip planner
Best hotels in the close vicinity, Pensions, Apartment houses, Hostels, Cheapest accommodation, Luxury hotels, Campsites in Centre Pompidou, Map of hotels, Google satellite map, Tourist map of the region, Bike routes, Trip planner, Centre Pompidou and transport, ATMs in Centre Pompidou, Parking in Centre Pompidou, Petrol stations, Bus and train stops
Museum Georges PompidouMuseums0.1km
Musee de la PoupeeMuseums0.2km
Musee de l'Histoire de FranceMuseums0.3km
Picasso MuseumMuseums0.7km
Muzeum Cognacq-JayMuseums0.7km
Musee national des Arts et MetiersMuseums0.7km
Crypte Archeologique du Parvis Notre-DameMuseums0.8km
Tour de la CathedraleMuseums0.8km

Tourist information and destination rating

Category: Museums, Local time: 06:08:33, Address: 121 rue Saint Martin, Paris, France, Tel.: +33 1 42 72 08 82, Official WWW website:

Centre Pompidou is a cultural center and museum in France . It is located in the center of Paris .


The Georges Pompidou Centre was built between 1972 and 1977 and the idea came from the French President Georges Pompidou. There were more than 700 architects from 50 countries who took part in the international tender. The winners were the British and Italian architects Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers.

About the Centre Pompidou

The modern glass palace is 166 m long, 60m wide and 42m tall. The Centre Georges Pompidou comprises 5 large floors with a total area of 7 500 m2. The passages and the piping are kept outside the buildings and they are distinguished by colour, which contributes to the unique appearance of the building - it resembles scaffolding. The construction of Georges Pompidou Centre cost almost 1 billion francs, and raised many discussions among the experts and the general public. As for the interiors, there are the exhibition spaces, a library, a museum of modern art, shops, cafes, a cinema, etc. You should not miss the exhibits on the 5th floor as there are works of leading artists of the 20th century, such as Pablo Picasso, Marcel Duchamp, Vasile Kandinsky, Joan Miró and others. The Centre Georges Pompidou is one of the most visited tourist destinations in France.

Information and Facts

GPS: 48.8603, 2.3524
Altitude: 54 m
Surface area of the exhibition space (m2):
Date of foundation:
Type of the museum:
Museum specialised in:
Is it possible to borrow the exhibits?:
Cameras allowed?:
Is it possible to use the facility for events and special actions?:
Do you lease your facility for trainings or conferences?:
Last update: Oct 19, 2012 7:21:57 PM

Centre Pompidou: Reviews

Anything missing? Feel free to add your review of Centre Pompidou. Thank you for any comments.

Cities around

Paris (0.4km)Argenteuil (12km)Bougival (16km)Louveciennes (17km)Chelles (18km)Le Port-Marly (18km)Champs-sur-Marne (18km)Jouy-en-Josas (17km)Noisiel (19km)

Webmap: 1 2 3 | Affiliate programme