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Musee d'Orsay

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 9:45 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 9:45 PM
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This beautiful museum, once a railroad station, now houses a staggering collection of Impressionist art, as well as other items created between 1848 and 1914. In 2011, the museum is running a renovation of the top floor (impressionist gallery). Only...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1 Rue De La Legion d'Honneur, 75007 Paris, France
7th Arr. - Palais-Bourbon
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+33 1 40 49 48 14
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Reviewed yesterday

Definitely recommend this museum. The building alone is beautiful and impressive but all the exhibitions add more colour to it.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DanielLukasz
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really enjoy the ambiance .. the art is great but after a while I need a break ...at the Louvre it feels there isn't anywhere to rest... At the Orsay just step out of the galleries and it feels open and relaxed.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Q3524BOcarlb
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The line was very long as I did not buy my ticket ahead of time - I think about an hour wait with two rude people who kept pushing against me. Other than that it’s a lovely museum and I am glad I took it...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sue R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Situated in an old railway station this houses a wonderful display of Impressionism paintings from Money to Gauguin, Van Goghs and various sculptures and pieces of furniture. Went early on Sunday so queues were short , got busier later . Definitely well worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Eugenie O
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you only visit one museum in Paris make sure that it is the Orsey,it has the best impressionist paintings in the world.There is so much to see that you could spend all day browsing the collection. There are a couple of nice restaurants to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank stephenh00d
Reviewed yesterday

It is worth lining up to visit this museum. So much to see but best , if time, to do it in two visits. Not only are the exhibits great but the whole building is so very beautiful. definitely make sure to have a audio...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Marcia O
Reviewed yesterday

Quite a lot to see in a lot of different sections of the museum, allocate plenty of time or you will feel rushed. You can get up behind the clock which is spectacular.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DMFox
Reviewed yesterday

My visit last about 2,5 hours and i think i saw only a small part of it! Don't miss the section with Van Gogh selection, i really enjoyed it. In my opinion every one should have a plan before visit. It' impossible to see everything...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank dimitrio_76
Reviewed 2 days ago

I recommend taking 2-3 hours to go through Musee d'Orsay. The rooms are spacious and well laid out so that you can spend time viewing some of the most important pieces of art in the world. Tip - be sure when checking in coats, backpacks,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank sborosk
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Definitely a must see, the museum is beautiful and there is great work on display. There are several floors and lockers available for bags. Check out the statues too.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Jennifer R
20 March 2019|
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Response from KatDMama03 | Reviewed this property |
I really can’t remember details like this but the museum has a detailed map at the front for visitors. Most the exhibits are on two floors so easy to navigate when you’re there in person.😅
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Theresa P
14 March 2019|
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Response from jamesammons69 | Reviewed this property |
Id suggest getting a museum pass... You can buy online or when you get there. It gives you access to most of the museums you will want to go to and gives you "fast pass" entry to some of them as well. Check it out online... More
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paulaburt23
18 January 2019|
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Response from Janice H | Reviewed this property |
I agree that a guide isn't necessary. We didn't have one, found that the floor plans and all the posted information gave us what we wanted to know. Although the place isn't huge, I still found that I reached information... More
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