11/15/2010 08:25 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

11 Cultural Things to do for Free in Paris (PHOTOS)

Tourists flock to Paris to partake in the city's world-class museums, concerts, and exhibits. While all those admission charges can add up, budget travelers should take heart: Many of the city's cultural offerings are completely free.

Here are my 11 favorite free cultural things to do in Paris:


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Free maps and advice: Find out about more freebies at the Paris Tourism Office, 25 Rue des Pyramides, 1st Arr.

Under 18 years old? You're in for free at the Louvre, Centre Pompidou, Musée D'Orsay, Musée Rodin and many other top museums.

More budget tips: Find more free and cheap things to do in EuroCheapo's Paris guide.

Your tips

What are your favorite free things to do in Paris for free? Tell us about it in the comments section.