Les Amis des Arts Décoratifs

Les Amis bring together people interested in the decorative arts, fashion, design and advertising, who:

• make the museums and the library better known in France and abroad
• encourage gifts and bequests
• contribute to the extension and restoration of the collections.

Join les Amis and benefit from numerous advantages:

• organized tours of public and private collections in France and abroad
• private tours behind the scenes of the museum, theme days, an opportunity to meet curators and art specialists
• reductions for some shows, priority bookings, invitations or free admission to many institutions in partnership with the MAD in France and abroad.

To join the Friends

Please contact Eugénie Goncalves

Phone: +33 (0)1 44 55 59 78
Fax: +33(0)1 44 55 57 93
E-mail : lesamis@madparis.fr

Membership and benefits

MAD offers a variety of membership programs. Find out the numerous advantages they offer and join the one that best fits you!


To discover or rediscover our museums all year long.

Museum Pass 40 €
Museum Pass (duo) 60 €

• Free and immediate access to the Musée des Arts Décoratifs and the Musée Nissim de Camondo
• Free access on Thursday evenings or reduced admission to our major exhibitions displayed in the Central Hall
• Reduced admission to cultural activities organized by the educational and cultural department
• A 15€ discount on your first registration at les Ateliers du Carrousel
• A 5% discount at 107Rivoli boutique
• A 5% discount at Galignani book shop
• A 5% discount at the museums’ restaurants
• Enjoy each month an e-newsletter about the MAD
Advantages available one year from subscription date.

* Youth pass is available for under 26 years old and students, upon presentation of suitable evidence. You can purchase this card directly at the museum desk or by mail (please join the completed membership form, your payment and a copy of your documentary evidence).


By becoming a member you can actively participate in the life of our institution. In France you are entitled to deduct 66% of your donation from your income tax, limited to a maximum of 20% of your annual taxable income. If this limit is exceeded, the surplus can be spread over the next five years.

For European members, MAD has joined TGE (Transnational Giving Europe*) so that members can benefit from the fiscal advantages grated by legislation in their country of residence.

Member 120 €
Member duo 160 €

In addition to the advantages offered by the museum pass:
• Free and immediate access to all major temporary exhibitions
• Private visit of our temporary exhibitions and the Musée des Arts Décoratifs collections
• Visit of the main exhibitions in Paris and special activities
• A 10% discount on a one year course at les Ateliers du Carrousel
• A 10% discount at 107Rivoli boutique
• A 10% discount at the museum’s restaurant (1 to 4 guests)
• Preferential rates with our cultural partners (museums, theatres, concerts…) - Participation in the annual general assembly of the MAD

Active Member 240 €
Active Member duo 320 €

In addition to the advantages given to museum members:
• Priority booking to private visits and travels in France or abroad.
• Invitations to the MAD’s exhibitions opening

Patron Member 1 000 €

In addition to the advantages given to Active Members:
• A second card to offer to the person of your choice
• A catalogue published by the MAD for free upon request
• Free access to the MAD conferences (advance booking required)

Partner Member 2 000 €

In addition to the advantages given to Patron Members:
• Participation in meetings with the MAD staff (conferences, breakfast…)
• Two catalogues published by the MAD for free upon request

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