Want to see a completely inside-out museum located next to the Sainte Chapelle?
These combo tickets will give you skip-the-line entry to the two iconic attractions of Paris lying nearby: Sainte Chapelle and the Centre Pompidou.
Sainte Chapelle is known for its stunning architecture and interior with stained glass windows, while Centre Pompidou is a unique museum built completely inside out.
The museum has color-coded structural elements like pipes, ducts, and electric wire on the exterior of the building, which gives it a different look, unlike a museum.
Although these attractions lie only 1.6 km apart, visiting them separately can take up to 30 to 45 minutes of waiting in long lines and can be expensive.
However, you can visit both of them with a single ticket and avail yourself of a discount of 5% on each ticket.
Why Purchase Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou Combo Tickets
With these combo tickets, you can save both your time and money.
This ticket gives you skip-the-line access to both attractions, ensuring a hassle-free experience.
The Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou combo tour lets you choose your preferred date and time to visit each attraction.
Plus, with online tickets, you can conveniently pay in your currency.
The Combo Tickets Include:
- Skip the line entrance to Sainte Chapelle
- Self-guided tour
- Information booklet in Spanish, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, and Russian
- Admission to the permanent collection of the Centre Pompidou
- Access to its rooftop
- Access to selected temporary exhibitions
Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou Combo Tickets Price:
Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou combo tickets cost €27 for adults over 18 years.
Children under 17 years of age (accompanied by an adult) and EU citizens up to 26 years old can visit both attractions for free.
You can save approximately up to €3 on each ticket by booking now.
|Adult ticket (18+ years)
|Child ticket (up to 17 years)
What to Expect with Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou Combo Tickets?
With these combo tickets, you can easily visit both attractions hassle-free.
At Sainte Chapelle, you will be amazed by its huge stained glass windows with bright colors depicting Bible scenes.
The stunning 13th-century Gothic architecture and interior of the chapel are extremely beautiful and make it a must-visit in Paris.
On the other hand, Centre Pompidou is a unique attraction with industrial pipes, stairs, ducts, and electric wire on the exterior.
It opened in 1977, and since then, it has had over 180 million visitors.
The building features the largest modern art museum in Europe, a public library, and a music center. From there, you can enjoy open glass views of Paris.
It has six stories and a massive collection of over 100,000 pieces from 1905 till today.
Although the museum receives millions of annual visitors, it is more crowded during seasonal exhibitions than on normal days.
These combo tickets give you entry to the permanent exhibition and selected temporary exhibitions.
After visiting the museum, you can access its rooftop for stunning views.
Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou Opening Hours
Summer Time: From 1 April to 30 September, the chapel is open from 9 am to 7 pm.
Winter Time: From 1 October to 31 March, the timing is from 9 am to 5 pm.
Last Entry: 40 minutes before closing time.
Holidays: 1 January, 1 May, and 25 December. KNOW MORE
Daily: 11 am to 9 pm
Thursday until 11 pm (only the exhibitions on Floor 6)
Last Entry: 1 hour and 30 minutes before closing.
Closed On: Tuesdays and 1 May.
Opening hours may vary due to certain conditions, so it’s a good idea to check in advance and plan your visit accordingly.
Daily: 2 pm to 6 pm (except Tuesdays and 1 May)
Tips for Visiting Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou
Buy your tickets in advance: This will save you time and hassle, especially during peak season.
Choose your time wisely: Visit the attractions early in the morning (just after opening) or later in the evening to avoid crossing. KNOW MORE.
Wear comfortable shoes: You will be doing a lot of walking, especially at the Centre Pompidou museum, which has six floors and rooftop access.
Dress appropriately: Sainte Chapelle is a religious site. Make sure to dress appropriately, covering your shoulders and knees.
Bring a camera: Both Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou are beautiful buildings, and you will want to be able to capture all of the amazing views.
Although a camera is not allowed inside the museum, you can click pictures outside.
Know Before You Go:
There are a few things to remember before entering the chapel and the museum:
At Sainte Chapelle:
You will receive a Sainte Chapelle information booklet in your preferred language, as this is a self-guided tour.
There is no validity period, and you can use Sainte Chapelle skip-the-line tickets anytime.
There is no luggage room to leave large bags (bigger than 40*40*20) at Sainte Chapelle.
At Center Pompidou:
You can show your smartphone ticket directly at the ‘ticket with time slot’ line.
You will have to go through the security check before entering the museum.
Please note that you may have to wait a few minutes for the security check.
A flexible policy allows you to cancel or reschedule your Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou combo tickets for a full refund until 23:59 the day before your visit.
Different Ways to Reach From Sainte Chapelle to Centre Pompidou
Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou are 1.6 km apart. You can cover the distance in 7-10 minutes.
Sainte Chapelle Address: 10 Bd du Palais, 75001 Paris, France
Centre Pompidou Address: Place Georges-Pompidou, 75004 Paris, France
A few different ways to get from Sainte-Chapelle to the Centre Pompidou in Paris: by bus, taxi, or foot.
The easiest and cheapest way to get from Sainte-Chapelle to Centre Pompidou is by line 38 bus, which costs € 2 and takes 15 minutes.
The direct bus departs from Cité – Palais de Justice and arrives at Les Halles – Centre Georges Pompidou.
If you have time and energy, you can easily walk from the chapel to the museum.
Three routes are available between these two attractions: via Rue du Renardo, via Quai de la Corse and Rue du Renard, and via Rue de Rivoli and Rue du Renard.
All the routes are 850 to 900 m long and take 12 to 13 minutes. GET DIRECTIONS
Via Rue du Renardo:
Head northeast on Bd du Palais toward Quai de la Corse and continue to Point Au Change and then on Pl. du Chatelet
Center Pompidou will be located right in front of you.
To reach Centre Pompidou by car, you can take the following route:
Take Bd de Sébastopol to Rue aux Ours.
Take Rue du Grenier-Saint-Lazare to Rue Beaubourg.
Continue on Rue Beaubourg. Drive to Rue du Renard.
The museum will be on your left. GET DIRECTIONS
If you are short on time or have huge luggage, you can take a taxi from Sainte Chapelle to Centre Pompidou.
It is the fastest way, which takes 3 to 5 minutes and costs €9 to €10.
Which Option is Best for You?
The best option depends on your budget and time constraints.
Taking the bus is the most affordable and convenient option if you are on a tight budget.
Taking a taxi is the fastest option if you are short on time.
And if you enjoy walking and want to see other sights in Paris, then walking is a great option.
Book your Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou combo tickets now!
Sainte Chapelle Vs Centre Pompidou
|Sainte Chapelle tickets cost €12
|Centre Pompidou tickets cost €17
|Known for :
|Stunning architecture, stained glass windows, and interior design.
|Inside-out architectural design and modern art museum with 1,00,000 artworks
|unique Inside-out Architecture
|It was the residence of the Kings of France until the 14th century.
|It is a symbol of former French President Georges Pompidou’s commitment to innovation and experimentation.
|Sainte Chapelle is smaller in size.
|With six floors, Centre Pompidou is larger.
|1,113 scenes depicted on the glass windows, Rose windows, and Apostles’ statues
|Must see artworks:
The Violinist at the WindowSelf-Portrait in Drag by Andy Warhol
Views from the Rooftop
|Due to its grandeur, it can attract larger crowds during peak times.
|The crowds are generally manageable there, except during seasonal exhibitions.
|10 Bd du Palais, 75001 Paris, France
|Place Georges-Pompidou, 75004 Paris, France
|9 am to 5 pm
|11 am to 9 pm
|40 minutes before closing
|1.5 hours before closing time
|How to Reach:
|Metro: Line 4 to Cité; Line 1, 7, 11 or 14 to ChateletBus: Lines 21, 27, 38, 85, 96 or Balabus
|Metro: Rambuteau (line 11), Hôtel de Ville (lines 1 and 11), Châtelet (lines 1, 4, 7, 11 and 14)
Bus: 29, 38, 47, 75
|30 minutes to 1 hour
|2 to 3 hours
|The Best Time to Visit:
|March to May and during sunset
|Early morning or late evening
Which One Should You Visit?
If you are interested in Gothic architecture and colorful stained glass windows, then Sainte Chapelle is the place for you.
If you want to see a unique attraction with a modern artwork collection, then the Centre Pompidou Museum is for you!
It has a stunning collection of approximately 1,00,000 modern artworks.
Both attractions are worth visiting, but if you are short on time, we recommend visiting Sainte Chapelle.
It is a smaller and more manageable attraction in a very scenic area.
So, if you’re planning to visit Paris and want to see these incredible buildings without fuss, book your Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou combo tickets now!
1. What do Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou combo tickets include?
The combo tickets include skip-the-line entrance to Sainte Chapelle, admission to the permanent collection of Centre Pompidou, access to its rooftop, and entry to selected temporary exhibitions.
2. How much do Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou combo tickets cost?
The combo tickets cost €27 for adults aged 18 years and older.
Book your Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou combo tickets now!
3. How far apart are Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou located?
Sainte Chapelle and Centre Pompidou are located 1.6 km apart, and the distance can be easily covered on foot in 10–15 minutes.
4. Is it possible to cancel or reschedule combo tickets for Sainte Chapelle and the Centre Pompidou?
Yes, you can cancel or reschedule your Sainte combo tickets until 23:59 the day before your scheduled visit.
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