Venue rental


Are you planning a general assembly, press conference, product launch or private concert? Would you like to offer your guests the opportunity to see the permanent collections at the Museum of Music, or a temporary exhibition? Are you interested in collective music workshops as a teambuilding exercise for your employees?

The Cité de la musique - Philharmonie de Paris can provide the ideal venue for your events.

Venue rental - Philharmonie
Pierre Boulez Symphonic Hall and adjoining foyers
Capacity: 2400 seated / 3600 standing

With its “enveloping” design, the Pierre Boulez Symphonic Hall offers optimal comfort and viewing conditions, in addition to outstanding acoustics. The foyers encircling the hall can accommodate all guests.
These spaces are well-suited to events such as fashion shows and product launches, providing a unique and attractive setting that enhances your brands.

Panoramic Grand Salon and terrace
Capacity: 450 seated / 700 standing

A venue like no other in Paris, the 5th-floor Grand Salon with sweeping views of Paris, the Parc de la Villette and the surrounding area provides the ideal setting for work meetings, press conferences and galas, etc.

Panoramic Petit Salon and terrace
Capacity: 100 seated / 180 standing

With a view just as fantastic as its larger counterpart, the Petit Salon is suited to smaller, more intimate events.

Conference Room
Capacity: 170 seated

This new room is ideal for meetings, conferences and plenary assemblies.

Capacity: 240 seated / 700 standing

This area adjacent to the Conference Room and the temporary exhibition space is well-suited to breakfasts, luncheons and cocktail parties. When the Hall is reserved for private events, guests can also have private access to the temporary exhibitions.

Park-level Gallery
Capacity: up to 1400 standing

A semi-open outdoor space along the Parc de la Villette, which can be booked for and tailored to special events (quote on request).

Other Philharmonie spaces can also be reserved for private events. Please contact us for further details.

  • Grande salle Pierre Boulez
  • Grande salle Pierre Boulez
  • Bar Grande salle Pierre Boulez
  • Grand salon panoramique
  • Grand salon panoramique
  • Grand salon
  • Terrasse du Grand salon
  • Petit salon panoramique
  • Salle de conférence
  • Le hall
  • Le hall - dîner
  • Galerie du parc
  • Vue du belvédère
Venue rental - Cité de la musique
Concert Hall
Capacity: 900 seated (concert format) / 750 in frontal configuration

Thanks to its modular design, this versatile hall can be set up for conferences, plenary assemblies and private concerts, etc.

Amphitheatre and adjoining foyer
Capacity: 250 seated

Equipped with its own 300-sq.m. (3200-sq.ft.) foyer and bar, this more intimate auditorium is perfect for seminars, product presentations and press conferences.

La Rue musicale
Capacity: 450 for seated dining / 800 standing

This vast space beneath a glass roof, near the Concert Hall, is particularly well-suited to banquets, cocktail parties, fashion shows and film sets.

Museum of Music

During an evening event, cocktail party or breakfast held in La Rue Musicale, offer your guests private access to the Museum of Music permanent collection - one of the finest collections of musical instruments in the world.

When the Museum is reserved for private events, guests can also have private access to the current temporary exhibition.

For more information on private bookings of the Museum and its exhibitions, see the web page Cultural offers for companies.

  • Salle des concerts - plenière
  • Salle des concerts
  • Amphithéâtre
  • Amphithéâtre - conférence
  • Foyer de l'Amphithéâtre
  • Rue musicale
  • Rue musicale
  • Rue musicale - dîner
  • Rue musicale - défilé
  • Musée de la musique – Espace 18e siècle


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Sabrina Cook-Pierrès
Head of Corporate Development
+33 (0)1 44 84 46 76

Louis Debizet
Venue Rental Manager
+33 (0)1 44 84 46 83

Nathalie Bétous
Corporate Events Officer
+33 (0)1 44 84 47 80

Philharmonie's key figures

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The parc de la Villette

In association with the Etablissement Public du Parc et de la Grande Halle de la Villette, the Philharmonie de Paris website presents a historical panorama of the great symphony auditorium’s home.

Discover the Philharmonie

Listen, watch, learn, discover and practice music in every form.

The Cité de la musique - Philharmonie de Paris aims at offering spaces where the greatest ensembles play alongside young musicians and children just starting out in music.