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At 42, avenue des Champs-Élysées in Paris, C_42 sets out Citroën's vision of the automotive future. 


La saison

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More than ten million people have already visited this unique, entertaining and educational building since it opened in 2007.

Behind its glass envelope, C_42 is a unique showcase of original architectural styling. A building designed to embody the spirit of Créative Technologie in the heart of Paris.

The exhibitions presented illustrate both the history and the latest news from the brand. They are organised in the form of seasons, with the spirit of innovation as their main focus.

Citroën C_42 - The showcase

C_42 is a living showcase, changing with the "seasons of Citroën".

Each new season takes visitors inside a new theme:

  • presentation of a new product,
  • sporting commitments, 
  • key Citroën values such as the environment, creativity and technology.

To discover the current season at C_42 click on "Find out more" below.

Season: C_42 by fans

  • For the new season at C_42, all the models on display were chosen by Citroën fans after a month of Facebook voting in 20 countries.
  • Models chosen include the Citroën Survolt, the B2 Caddy Sport and, symbolising luxury the French way: the Citroën DS 19.
  • On every floor, the ‘C_42 by fans’ season is inspired by social networks: with tablets around the CITROËN Survolt, personalisable videos that can be sent by email, an animation inspired by Pinterest and Instagram photos to share.

42 avenue des Champs-Élysées
75 008 Paris

Reception: (33) 810 42 42 00

Opening hours
Sunday to Wednesday: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday to Saturday: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

Metro : lines 1 and 9 (Franklin D. Roosevelt)
Bus: lines 32 and 73 (La Boétie-Champs-Élysées stop) / lines 42 and 80 (Rond-point des Champs-Élysées stop)
Car park: Rond Point des Champs Elysées – opposite 3 avenue Matignon - 75008 PARIS.