OPEN STORE. This Monday, April 1, 2024, many French people are taking advantage of a third day off. This Easter Monday being a public holiday, why not take advantage of it to do some shopping. But which stores are open today? We tell you everything!

[Updated April 1, 2024 at 9:31 a.m.] It’s Easter Monday! After celebrating the holiday yesterday, this Monday, April 1, 2024, many French people are looking to make the most of the free time that this third day of the weekend offers them. But on this holiday, many stores are closed. Like others, traders also want to take advantage of this long weekend, and that is understandable.

However, the good news is that some major brands remain open on Easter Monday, even if it is a public holiday! Find out which ones are near you.

Large supermarkets such as Monoprix, Carrefour and Auchan are exceptionally open throughout France. Please note, for Leclerc brands, opening is done on a case-by-case basis depending on the city (find out beforehand on the nearby brand’s website). Go to this page to see the opening hours of your Castorama store. Same thing for Leroy Merlin or for the Jardiland garden centers. In Paris, some Parisian department stores and shopping centers are in operation. Here is all the information in detail below:

Throughout France, most supermarkets do not close, but exceptional openings are made on a case-by-case basis depending on the region in which you are located.

On Easter Monday 2024, the majority of department stores are open in Paris. This will also be the case for most shopping centers. Here are the exceptional opening hours of these stores:

Here is the list of the main stores open in Lille on April 1, 2024: