Contact Us / Getting Here / Hours

Contact Us / Getting Here / Hours

German Center for Art History / Centre allemand d’histoire de l’art / Deutsche Forum für Kunstgeschichte (DFK Paris)

45, rue des Petits Champs
F-75001 Paris
Tel. +33 (0)1 42 60 67 82  Fax +33 (0)1 42 60 67 83

Opening hours

Institute: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Library: Monday, 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.; Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Getting to the DFK Paris

Hôtel Lully is located on the corner of Rue Sainte-Anne and Rue des Petits Champs. The main entrance is at 45 Rue des Petits Champs; the reception is on the main floor and the Secretariat, on the second floor. The following subway (métro) stations are located a few minutes from the German Center for Art History:

  • Line 1, “Palais-Royal Musée du Louvre” station
  • Line 3, “Quatre Septembre” station
  • Line 7, “Pyramides” station
  • Line 14, “Pyramides” station

Arriving by train

  • From Gare du Nord: line 4, direction “Porte d’Orléans” to “Les Halles” station; or RER B train, direction “Robinson / Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse” to “Les Halles” station; or bus no. 39 to the National Library of France (Bibliothèque Nationale).
  • From Gare de l’Est: line 7, direction “Villejuif” or “Mairie d’Issy” to “Pyramides” station.
  • From Gare de Lyon: line 1, direction “La Défense” to “Palais Royal Musée du Louvre” station.

Arriving by airplane