10 to 12 euros for the museum and all exhibition spaces; free under 18s; museum free for EU nationals under 26; panoramic view only 3 euros.
There are guided tours in English of the collections on Sunday at noon.
As well as fashionable restaurant Georges at the top, there's also a simple café on the mezzanine.
Queues are often shorter in the evening.
The Centre Pompidou is pluri-disciplinary – look out also for unusual film seasons and adventurous performing arts.
There's an excellent art and design bookshop on the ground floor.
- Backpackers / Students
- Culture vultures
- Families with teenagers
- Families with younger children
- First-time travellers
- Great views / scenery
- Design and architecture