Hearing impaired visitors

Find out about all our support services, from accessible devices to adapted guided tours, to prepare your visit to the museum.

Visits in French sign language and in French cued speech are available on request and with a reservation at accessibilite.museedelhomme [@] mnhn.fr. Devices in French sign language are available for self-guided tours.

Individual visitors

All the guided tours offered each week are accessible using individual magnetic loops.

Free admission for disabled people and their companion or carer on presentation of proof at the reception desk.

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Services offered

  • The reception desks on the ground floor and on the first floor are equipped with magnetic loops for visitors with hearing aids.

  • Videos in French Sign Language and with subtitles are available.


Reservations are required for all tour formats: self-guided tours, guided tours and workshops.

Guided tours with a trained guide are offered to groups of people with impaired hearing, upon reservation.

Reservations can be made online on our website dedicated to group bookings.

Reserve your ticket

Upon reservation, guided tours providing hearing devices connected to a magnetic induction loop (MIS) are offered for the hearing impaired.

Guided tours in French sign language

On request, guided tours in French Sign Language are offered at the Musée de l'Homme. They are conducted by deaf or hearing-impaired guides. For any request, please contact us at the following address: accessibilite.museedelhomme [@] mnhn.fr

Guided tours in French cued speech

Guided tours in cued speech are offered at the Musée de l'Homme on request.

If you would like to book a visit in French Sign Language (LSF) or in French cued speech, please contact us one month prior to the date of your visit at: accessibilite.museedelhomme [@] mnhn.fr

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