Vue d'une salle d'exposition du musée national Fernand Léger, Biot. © Gilles Ehrentrant. ©ADAGP, Paris, 2020

General conditions of access to the museum Vigipirate plan and Covid-19 conditions

The Fernand Léger National Museum will reopen its doors on Wednesday 19 May 2021 at 10am.
The specific conditions of the Vigipirate plan and those of the anti-Covid fight are still in effect.
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The VIGIPIRATE plan is at the "Enhanced Security - Attack Risk" level throughout France, as of 21 June 2021.

In order to ensure the safety of visitors, the Fernand Léger National Museum applies the preventive measures decided by the government for public administrations. For more information on the measures established by the French government, click here
To adopt the right gestures, please consult the document illustrated below:

We do not offer a cloakroom service. Only backpacks of a maximum size of 20 x 25 x 40 cm are allowed in the museum.
We recommend that you do not bring suitcases or large bags into the museum as they are not permitted.
Your bags and personal belongings will be systematically searched at the entrance of the museum.

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Due to current health and traffic conditions, the maximum capacity in the museum is limited. We invite you to read below the conditions for visiting the museum regarding the spread of the covid-19 virus.

Compulsory health pass, from 21 July 2021, for visitors aged 18 and over
For more information, click here

Mandatory wearing of masks
Adults and children, from 6 years old.

Hand washing
Hydro-alcoholic gel is available at the museum entrance.

Safety distance
Please keep a distance of at least one metre between each person.

Reservations for groups are required. Groups without a reservation will not be admitted to the museum.

Reservation times must be respected. However, there may be a waiting time at the entrance.

Group size
The number of participants is limited, depending on current health measures.
For more information on school and extracurricular groups, click here
For more information for adult groups, click here


The entire team of the Fernand Léger National Museum thanks its visitors in advance for their attention and cooperation.
For more practical information, click here

Photo: guided tour of the museum, with Justyna Ptak, Rmn guide-lecturer in the museum's collections. In the background, the following works by Fernand Léger: Les Plongeurs polychromes (1942-1946, oil on canvas); Les Deux guidons (1945, oil on canvas) Composition pour une peinture murale (1945, oil on canvas); Les Quatre cyclistes (1943-1948, oil on canvas). Biot, Musée national Fernand Léger © Photo: musées nationaux du XXe siècle des Alpes-Maritimes / Gilles Ehrentrant © ADAGP, Paris, 2021.
Pierrick Sorin
from 15 April to 15 December 2023