A theatre nourished by the past

The Comédie-Française welcomes researchers and readers to its library-museum. Theatre and literature historians, theatre studies and art specialists, theatre practitioners and amateurs with research projects, are welcome to use the library’s small reading room.

Consult the collections

Foreign researchers coming to France may avail of their research trips to visit the Comédie-Française and its collections, in addition to consulting works in the reading room.

Visits of the Comédie-Française and its collections

A large part of the Comédie-Française’s heritage can be consulted online.

Prepare your visit and consult the library-museum catalogue via the La Grange database.

Consult the Comédie-Française’s daily registers project, a digital humanities project in which the Comédie-Française is a partner.

Consultation of our digital resources

The library-museum showcases its collections through temporary exhibitions, publications, and the organisation of special events (Journées particulières) and reading-performances.