Centre Pompidou, a major cultural attraction in Paris, will close for 5 years starting in 2025 for a massive renovation.
Located in the center of the city, Pompidou – officially Centre national d’art et de culture Georges-Pompidou – is a fiercely modern structure that opened 50 years ago. In 2022, Pompidou drew more than 3 million visitors.
The exterior is a swirling array of pipes and conduits that makes it look like the building was turned inside-out. Inside, Pompidou has art galleries, a library, and a restaurant.
Since its opening, the center has become an influential voice in contemporary art. For example, Pompidou recently opened
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