The joint ticket allows you to visit all of the areas of the museum. Main Collections level : explore the exhibitions on the mezzanine level and the permanent exhibition with its 3,500 works divided into geographical areas - Oceania, Asia, Africa and the Americas. The route follows a central walkway designed to resemble a river, illustrating both the uniqueness of each civilisation and their contacts. Garden Gallery : explore our exhibition Madagascar.
This ticket provides access to the following exhibitions : Oceania in the Garden Gallery Paintings from afar. The Musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac collection "Fendre l'air". Art of bamboo in Japan and The Seafaring studio of Titouan Lamazou on the Collections level.
Available from 03.12.2018 to 07.07.2016
A journey across the Pacific to discover the island cultures and peoples of Oceania. From New-Guinea to Easter Island, from Hawaii to New Zealand, nearly 200 works provide an overview of the art of a continent, passing on both traditions and contemporary challenges.
Not a single exhibition anywhere in the world has encompassed the cultures of Oceania in their entirety for thirty-five years. Oceania pays homage - two hundred and fifty years after the first voyage of James Cook in the Pacific - to the artistic creations of a continent composed of 25,000 islands. In bringing together 170 works from public and private collections, featuring several masterpieces that have never previously been Artwork to the general public, the exhibition charts the history, from Antiquity to the contemporary era, of a corpus of art that serves as a custodian of traditions and identities that have been shaken by trade, colonisation and forced evangelism.
From march 12th to July 7th 2019