After months of closure due to the global pandemic, the Paris Catacombs have reopened to the public. This move comes with several public safety measures in place. If you plan to visit, please familiarize yourself with these new changes.
Here’s everything you need to know before planning your visit:
Q. Is it safe to visit the Paris Catacombs post-COVID-19?
A. To ensure the safety of its visitors, the Paris Catacombs now accepts online reservations. Several safety measures and guidelines have also been enforced to ensure the safety of its visitors.
Q. What are the safety measures and guidelines in place at the Paris Catacombs?
A. In light of COVID-19, multiple health and safety measures have been enforced. The Paris Catacombs now accepts online reservations. It is mandatory that visitors wear masks that cover their nose and face throughout their entire visit; hand sanitizers have also been placed at the entrance for public use. Group tours have also been suspended temporarily.
Q. Are Paris Catacombs tickets available online post-COVID-19?
A. Yes. You can book your Paris Catacombs tickets online as they now accept digital reservations.
Q. What is the cancelation policy for Paris Catacombs tickets?
A. It depends on the Paris Catacombs ticket you choose to book. While some tickets offer a full refund on canceling tickets up to 48-72 hours in advance, for others there may be no refund available on cancelation. Please check before you make your reservation.
Q. Are group tours of the Paris Catacombs permitted post-COVID-19?
A. No. Group tours have been temporarily suspended at the Paris Catacombs. Audioguides have will also not be available for the time being.
Q. Are the Paris Catacombs wheelchair accessible?
A. Due to the site being entirely underground, there is currently no wheelchair accessibility at the Paris Catacombs.
Q. Are children allowed into the Paris Catacombs?
A. Individuals under the age of 14 are not permitted into the Paris Catacombs.
Q. What are Paris Catacombs opening hours post-COVID-19?
A. Paris Catacombs opening hours post-COVID-19: between 10:00 AM to 08:30 PM (last entry at 07:30 PM) from Tuesday to Sunday. It is closed on 1 January, 1 May, and 25 December.