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Support the Musée de Montmartre

The Museum of Montmartre presents in one of the oldest houses of the Butte, called the house of Bel Air, the collections of the Society of History and Archeology of Old Montmartre. The permanent collections represent a unique set of paintings, posters and drawings that trace the history of the Butte, the artistic effervescence of its workshops and the atmosphere of its famous cabarets. 

Temporary exhibitions per year
12 rue Cortot becomes Montmartre Museum
Square meters of garden
Management takeover date
Visits per year

3 good reasons to become a patron of the Musée de Montmartre

Become an actor of the Museum's achievements

Join a generous community of patrons who love art, heritage and history.

Take advantage of the tax exemption and benefit from compensations

Take part in the rebirth of the Chat Noir cabaret!


The Museum is planning to change the Chat Noir gallery with a new installation design to bring back the Belle Epoque atmosphere and to rediscover the magic of its successful Shadow Theatre.

Thanks to your help, this new setting will recreate the layout of the Shadow Theater in the cabaret and will allow us to put on a dynamic show using lighting, video and sound, in connection with the collection of zinc panels used as decor for the theatre and the paintings of Steinlen.

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Support the exhibition Surrealism in the Feminine: revolt and creativity from Frida Kahlo to Dorothea Tanning.


With this exhibition dedicated to women's surrealism, which will take place from March to September 2023, the museum whishes to honor the innovative and committed work of these women artists and their connection to Montmartre.

Please help us highlight the artistic journey of these women, their formal as well as intimate and sexual rebellion: Dora Maar, Lee Miller, Leonor Fini, Meret Oppenheim.

Individual membership

Corporate membership


If you are American and would like to support the museum you can join the American Friends of Musée de Montmartre, established at the King Baudouin Foundation United States (KBFUS) as section 501 (c.) (3) nonprofit public charitable organization allowing US donors to make tax deductible donations.

Donate online here


If you are a European resident and would like to support the Foundation, the Transnational Giving Europe scheme enables eligible individuals to benefit from tax deductions when they donate funds. Countries involved: Germany, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Spain, Estonia, France, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxemburg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, United Kingdom, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland.

Please contact us : fondation@museedemontmartre.fr


If you do not reside in the US nor in Europe, you can still make a donation through the American Friends of Musée de Montmartre. Please note it will not be eligible for a tax deduction.

To donate online

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