The BnF

Exhibition opening hours

Exhibition opening hours: Richelieu Library

Open from Tuesday to Saturday (10.00am to 7.00pm)

  • except Monday
  • except Sunday (Vigipirate)
  • except public holidays :
    • 1 January
    • Easter Sunday
    • 1 and 8 May
    • Ascension Thursday
    • Pentecost Sunday
    • 14 July
    • 15 August
    • 1 and 11 November
    • 25 December

Annual closing of the BnF sites located in Paris (François-Mitterrand, Richelieu and Louvois, Arsenal and Opéra Libraries): During the annual closing of the BnF, various operations are achieved on the BnF premises and public spaces: repair, maintenance or cleaning work. It will take place from Friday, August 31st to Sunday, September 9th, 2018 inclusive.

Thursday, May 28, 2015