Current regulations

Guides are authorized to conduct guided tours anywhere in France, in touristic and/or cultural sites, and in most historical monuments

Tours organizers selling commercial services, must use the services of a licensed guide when planning a guided visit in a National museum with the label Musee de France or in any national historical monument, regardless of whether the guide is licensed in France or in another country of the European Union

This obligation applies to any Tour operator whose headquarters are located in France, as well as EU/Non-EU travel organizers .