A
timeless
break in
a century-old place alive with love for the ocean.

MAISON DES OCÉANS, PARIS

« The building in which we are now will bear host to the quintessence of the work performed by Oceanography, which will soar [...] amidst the growing swell of Science. I entrust this work to the city of Paris, which taught me about the work, and whose spirit and heart have often led the spirit and the heart of all Humanity. »

Prince Albert I of Monaco

CUSTOM EVENTS

Each of our spaces is different in both size and style, which means they are modular
and can be tailored to meet your requirements. Let our team handle your event!

Explorer - illustration

A prized location

S'investir - illustration

A prestigious place

Monaco, la voix de l'océan - illustration

A building full of history

Our spaces to be privatised

THE HUB OF THE OCEAN IN PARIS

The Maison des Océans in Paris brings together the major key players in the field of the environment and protecting the ocean under one roof.

  • 4 Offices of the Oceanographic Institute
  • 3 Research bodies and
    political organisations about the ocean - areas for rental
  • 2 Foundation for Research on Biodiversity
  • 1 Associations, foundations and research bodies for the ocean
  • 0 Public reception areas
    (amphitheatres, exhibition rooms, etc.) and areas for rental

Our news

20/07/2021
Become an ambassador for the Ocean!
After more than a century of commitment to the preservation of marine ecosystems, the Oceanographic Institute - OCEANO MONACO is reaffirming its values and its mission of mediation through its new collaborative campaign "Let's live the Ocean! Through this campaign, OCEANO MONACO wishes to...
20/07/2021
Fun with the Oceanographic Museum
Looking for some useful entertainment for the kids during lockdown? Discover our latest suggestions for fun and educational...
12/07/2021
For a deconfinement of minds
The closure of cultural venues and their major roles in our society and economy is more topical than ever. This Tribune explains the importance of the dialogue between Science and Culture to build the world of...
09/07/2021
A decisive step for the preservation of biodiversity?
At the United Nations Summit of Heads of State and Government on Biodiversity on 30 September 2020, a bloc of countries showed more determination than ever to reverse this...
09/07/2021
Monte-Carlo Gala for Planetary Health
Organised by the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, the Monte-Carlo Gala for Planetary Health will take place on Thursday 24th September on the terraces of the Monte-Carlo Opera House, with Sting as guest of...
09/07/2021
2049 – Health of the Ocean – Health of Man
To answer the crucial questions about our future and that of the ocean, L'Obs and the Oceanographic Institute have joined forces to provide answers with the best specialists at a unique conference to be held at the Maison des Océans in...
09/07/2021
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 : Evening with Jean-Louis Étienne & Alexis Jenni
Jean-Louis Étienne and Alexis Jenni, both environmentally conscious, talk about their commitment and the figures that inspired them.
Jean-Louis Étienne and Alexis Jenni, both environmentally conscious, talk about their commitment and the figures that inspired them. Alexis Jenni is the author of an unpublished biography of John Muir, a mythical figure of environmental protection, born in 1838, a visionary who was the first to...
23/06/2020
2049: The Ocean, a treasure to be preserved.
To answer the crucial questions about our future and that of the ocean, L'Obs and the Oceanographic Institute have joined forces to provide answers with the best specialists at a unique conference to be held at the Maison des Océans in...
23/06/2020
Ocean Innovation Trophies
The 2020 Ocean Innovation Trophies® Blue Growth & Sustainable Development will take place on 16 January 2020 from 14:00 to 17:00 at the Maison des Océans,...
23/06/2020
OCEAN AND CRYOSPHERE in a context of climate change
At the instigation of the Sovereign Prince, the Principality of Monaco and the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation have mobilised strongly for the implementation of this special report, due to the worrying consequences of global warming and the increase in greenhouse gas emissions on the...
05/09/2019
Celebrate without balloons
CELEBRATE WITHOUT BALLOONS Home The balloons have to go but the celebrations can stay! Balloons symbolise celebrations, partying, joy and sharing… But once they are released into the sky, they end up in the ocean and are damaging to our environment. Many sea turtles, dolphins and birds...
23/06/2020
Speech by H.S.H. Prince Albert II on the Ocean
The speeches given by H.S.H. Prince Albert II on the Ocean
The speeches of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco on the...