Admission and fees
The Pasteur Museum provides a fascinating insight into three aspects of the life and work of Louis Pasteur all in one place.
The apartment where he spent the last seven years of his life. The scientific souvenir room which traces his major discoveries based on the original scientific instruments he used. A magnificent Byzantine-style crypt where Louis Pasteur is buried alongside his wife.
Under the state of emergency decided by the French government following the attacks on Friday November 13, 2015, the Pasteur Museum will be closed to individual visitors until further notice. Group tours are maintained. The conditions will be explained when booking.
The museum is open from Monday to Friday all year round
Closed in August and public holidays
Groups (associations, cultural groups, students (from undergraduate), …)
Group tours are available for a minimum of 10 people by appointment only made at least 3 months in advance.
Museum tours (1hr) are led by a museum guide.
- Adult groups: €10 per person
- Student groups: €5 per student
Address and getting here
The Pasteur Museum is located at the Institut Pasteur, situated at:
25 rue du Docteur Roux
75015 Paris, France
Due to the French Vigipirate national security alert system, proof of identity will be requested at the Institut Pasteur reception desk.
Pasteur metro station: Lines 6 and 12.
Volontaires metro station: Line 12.
Bus routes: 39, 70, 88, 89, 95.
Adress and getting here