Hôtel Drouot is a large auction house in Paris, known for fine art, antiques, and antiquities. It consists of 16 halls hosting 70 independent auction firms, which operate under the umbrella grouping of Drouot.See Hotel Drouot and all Paris has to offer by arranging your trip with our Paris tour planner.
The firm's main location, called Drouot-Richelieu, is situated on the Rue Drouot in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, on a site once occupied by the Paris Opera's Salle Le Peletier. The nearest Métro station is Richelieu - Drouot.
Other locations are Drouot-Montaigne, Drouot-Montmartre, and Drouot-Véhicules.
Details of forthcoming auctions are published in the weekly Gazette de l'Hôtel Drouot, sold at newsstands and by subscription.
In 2008 Hôtel Drouot was ranked fifth by sales amongst Paris auction houses, after Sotheby's, Christie's, Artcurial, and Ader-Picard-Tajan.
Hotel Drouot Reviews
I have visited the Hotel Drouot on several occasions, and each time, I ask myself why I don't visit more often. Viewing the ever-changing exhibitions at the Hotel Drouot is always an enjoyable... more »
Not everyone likes to go to antique auctions, but for those that do and cannot afford Chrisites or Sotheby's this is a nice stop. This is our third year attending auctions a Drouot. Today there were.... more »
Interesting auction, just like the movies
Very nice auction house, well organized and good products. Definitely recommend a visit (for tourism or real buyers).
Plan your trip to Paris
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
See all ›
Side trips from Paris
See all ›©©©
Duration: 2h 30 min
Duration: 2 hours
Duration: 1h 30 min
Duration: 1h 30 min
See all ›
Hidden gems in Paris
Nearby attractions in Paris
Plans to Hotel Drouot by other users
60 days in Ile-de-France BY A USER FROM IRELAND June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in Canada, Europe, Africa, South Pacific & Asia BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 58 days in The Netherlands, France & Germany BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 23 days in France BY A USER FROM FRANCE March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 28 days in Europe, Africa & South Pacific BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 38 days in Paris & Iceland BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium